Sailing and Training Circular

Sailing Circular - HKRNVR Memorial Vase 19 January - Hong Kong Race Week late entry deadline
 
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Racing

 
 
 
 
 
 

BuyAssociation HKRNVR MEMORIAL VASE - 19 JANUARY 2019
Get your entries in for the second pursuit race of the Top Dog Trophy Series!

Notice of Race - click here - Online Entry - click here

HONG KONG RACE WEEK - 12 TO 17 FEBRUARY 2019
LATE ENTRY DEADLINE 25 JANUARY
11 classes, 240+ sailors, 12+ Nations

Notice of Race - click here - Online Entry - click here - Volunteer - click here

BOASE COHEN & COLLINS INTER-SCHOOL SAILING FESTIVAL
- 9 TO 10 MARCH 2019

Interested in getting your school involved in the Boase Cohen & Collins Inter-School Sailing Festival? Contact Nikki in the Sailing Office at Nikki.Claringbold@rhkyc.org.hk

SPORTSBOAT ASIA PACS - 18 TO 23 NOVEMBER 2019
The Hong Kong Sailing Federation in conjunction with co-organiser the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club will host the Sportsboat Asia Pacs. For further enquiries about the event, please follow this link

2018 - 2019 SAILING CALENDAR
Click here to see the latest version. 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Offshore Racing

 
 
 
 
 
 

HONG KONG TO PUERTO GALERA YACHT RACE - STARTS 17 APRIL 2019
Entry is now open for the inaugural Hong Kong to Puerto Galera Yacht Race. Become part of the Club's history and take part in the first edition of this 650nm Category 1 race to Puerto Galera, Philippines.

Notice of Race - click here - Online Entry - click here

HONG KONG TO VIETNAM RACE - STARTS 16 OCTOBER 2019
2019 will mark the ninth edition of this biennial race which is the longest Category 1 offshore race in Asia! Click here to learn more. 

Notice of Race - click here - Online Entry - click here

58TH ANNIVERSARY ROLEX CHINA SEA RACE - STARTS 8 APRIL 2020
2020 marks the 58th anniversary and 30th Edition of the Rolex China Sea Race, the 565nm Category 1 Offshore Race run under the auspices of RORC. The race takes competitors from Hong Kong, China to Subic Bay, Philippines. Click here to learn more. 

Notice of Race - English - 繁體 - 简体   - Online Entry - click here

For further information or to express interest, please contact RHKYC Sailing Manager,
Ailsa Angus by e-mail or call +852 2239 0395

 
 
 
 
 
 

News

 
 
 
 
 
 

MARINE DEPARTMENT CHART APP eSeaGo
The Marine Department has launched a new mobile application, “eSeaGo” on 2 January 2019 for displaying chart information for the Hong Kong waters free of charge. To learn more follow this link.

WORLD SAILING SAFETY AT SEA SURVIVAL COURSE

8 to 9 March / 15 to 16 March  /  29 to 30 March

For all World Sailing Category 1 offshore yacht races at least 50% of a crew (including the skipper) shall have undertaken the Sea Safety & Survival training.  Asia Pacific Yachting has set 3 courses to be run before the Hong Kong to Puerto Galera Yacht Race 2019. For more details, please click here

FIRST AID, CPR & AED - 18 OR 29 JANUARY

ECT-HK will be running Refresher and Standard First Aid, CPR & AED courses at Kellett Island. There will be a minimum of 6 and maximum of 10 students per course.  National Safety Council (USA) First Aid, CPR & AED certificates will be awarded upon successful completion of a written assessment on the last day of the course. Click here to register.

MIDDLE ISLAND DINGHY HIRE

Middle Island dinghy hire will resume on 1 February 2019.

VOLUNTEER THIS SAILING SEASON
A big thank you to our volunteers who contributed a massive 1,750 days last season!  2018-2019 promises to be another busy year. If you would like to offer your help for any of this season's larger sailing events, please give us a preliminary indication of your availability by following this link and filling out the form.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Training

 
 
 
 
 
 

SAILING COURSES 

CORPORATE SAILING Team building, Client and Reward Days. Book your team in here!

APPROVED HELMS LIST Members wishing to hire RHKYC dinghies/yachts must first be on the Approved Helm list. Download application

 

SHORE COURSES

First Aid CPR and AED   click here
RYA Powerboat Training   click here
HK Pleasure Vessel Operators    click here
HF/ GMDSS/DSC Radio Operator   click here
Safety at Sea Survival Course   click here

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Sharks / Marine

 
 
 
 
 
 

SHARKS RACING SQUAD

Sailors must be able to sail competently around a course with no assistance and keen to learn! Training is at least one full day per week with the higher performing sailors expected to sail on at least two days per week. 

For information about our Sharks racing squads, please check out their Facebook page!

 

MARINE

MARINE MEMOS - click here
MARINE NOTICES - click here

 
 
 
 
 
 

Overseas Events

 
 
 
 
 
 

ROUND HAINAN REGATTA - 15 TO 23 MARCH 2019

Hong Kong teams are invited to join the Round Hainan Regatta, organised by Hainan Provincial Government. Click here to learn more!

ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK - 27 APRIL TO 3 MAY 2019

Members of Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club are invited to participate in the Royal Southern Yacht Club Inter-Yacht Club Challenge, which will take place during Antigua Sailing Week. Click here to learn more!

75TH ANNIVERSARY SYDNEY HOBART YACHT RACE - 26 DECEMBER 2019 

2019 is the 75th Anniversary of both the founding of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) and the first running of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. Click here to learn more! 

All Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club event invites - click here 

 
 
 
 

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