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Luney’s Developments CBYC Championship Weekend

Entry is now open for our Luney's Developments CBYC Championship Weekend to be run 1st-2nd December. This year CBYC has moved to online entry via the CBYC ClubHub, entry will be open until 29th November. CBYC members can use their Login to enter. Non members can enter...

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Club Handicaps

Steve Procter has kindly offered to manage our results this year and has published some Handicaps to start with. He is happy for any feedback: Steve.Procter@nctir.com Handicaps 2018/19

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Opening Day 2018

Opening Day 2018

Well opening day went off with a bang today, literally! Our new commodores Gary and Rebecca produced a replica cannon to start the season, with club president Malcolm Pearson present to fire it. Check out the video here, (I suggest you fast forward to 1.58 as the...

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2018/19 Membership registration

ClubHub is here. CBYC has chosen to move to an online registration system driven by ClubHub. The old paper form is now redundant. To register as a member for the season you can click on the link from our membership page or click on the blue Register button on our home...

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Winter Working Bees

Winter Working Bees

We hope you are weathering the midwinter dreich weather but don’t despair come and warm up with some winter working bees. Our first one is Sunday 1st July. This is followed by a working bee on 29th July with AGM and Prize Giving. A third working bee on 26th August and...

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Canterbury Opti Champs

Canterbury Opti Champs

This weekend CBYC hosted the Canterbury Optimist Champs regatta with 27 entries. Great racing the first day with perfect racing conditions; but  the second day saw a delay in the arrival of the wind allowing the Open fleet sailors a chance to watch and cheer the...

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Canterbury School’s Sailing Regatta

The 2018  Canterbury School's Sailing Regatta is on Tues 6th March starting 9.45am at Mount Pleasant yacht Club.  A reminder and encouragement to our school age club sailors to enter the Regatta. Email the Race Organiser at macintoshsteve2@gmail.com and he will send...

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SIAG 2015

What a great turnout for SIAG this year, 97 entries again with a large and promising optimist green fleet mostly from out of town. Saturday was a gusty tricky day for them but Sunday was beautiful sailing and our race officers Brett and Nigel rattled off the final...

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The Brooms @ CBYC opening day 21 September

The Brooms offer an eclectic repertoire of songs from country folk to pop and blues. Having a concealed number of years between them, their acoustic sound is diverse and infectious. Not 4, not 10 but up to as many as 14 strings plucked in poetic unison on bass,...

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Opening Day 2014/15 season

  At last opening weekend! The weekend starts with a working bee on Saturday starting at 10.00am to ensure that the club is polished and ready for the season.   Please bring nailing, sweeping and cleaning tools. Racing starts on Sunday at 12.30am.   It is a great...

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Winton’s Working Bees: All hands appreciated

Winton’s Working Bees: All hands appreciated

As usual there are a series of working bees scheduled for the off season. Dates are: 27 July, 31 August, 20 September. (Possibly another on 20 July). Do put these in your diary. Attached is Winton's report to date, including info on tasks scheduled and what to bring....

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AGM and Prize Giving

AGM and Prize Giving

The AGM was held today following a fairly steady working bee. We farewelled Nigel Soper as outgoing commodore and welcomed in Hamish Thomas to the role. Many thanks to Nigel for a fantastic job done, we're happy to say we haven't completely exhausted him as he's taken...

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Canterbury Optimist Championship

Due to last weeks storm a postponed Canterbury Optimist Championship was sailed today with races in light conditions. Well done to the NPCL sailors rescuing your boats under escort from the fire dept to be able to sail today. A big thank you to all the parents and...

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SIAG 2014

Charteris Bay has hosted another successful South Island Age Group Regatta in our 75th year.  With steady souwest winds and no rain to speak of it made for good conditions. Eighty sailors from Otago through to Nelson and Marlborough provided some good competitive...

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