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January 2020 News Letter


Greetings for the committee and hope this year finds you all well and ready for the next few months of sailing. Note that Wednesday night sailing has started again and all are invited to pop down and enjoy a sail. Please follow the link to find the January 202 news letter. https://sailingpe.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/News-Letter-20200110.pdf [...]

South African Sailing News Letter November 2019


South African Sailing Newsletter November 2019 Dear Sailors Welcome to this, the 31st of the monthly newsletters. ________________________________________________________________________________ Junior Protea Colours for Ian Walker SA Sailing congratulates young sailor Ian Walker on being awarded his Junior Protea Colours. The news of Walker’s award was conveyed to SA Sailing by the South African Sports Confederation [...]

SAS Hull Inspections Notice


Notice to Owners of SA Sailing Listed Vessels Moored in Marinas or Yacht Clubs Hull Inspections For many years, SA Sailing managed to persuade SAMSA that we could rely on yacht owners to conduct thorough hull inspection of their when their vessels come out of the water for antifouling. Unfortunately, despite our protestations, SAMSA [...]

Youth Nationals 2019


SA Sailing Youth Nationals 2019 Hi All Less than two weeks to go to the 2019 Youth Nationals to be held at Theewater Sports Club, 14th to 19thDecember. Early entries deadline has been extended to midnight, Friday 6th December. If you have not yet registered, please do so as soon as possible. Link below https://www.revolutionise.com.au/theewatersports/events/55541/ [...]

Pilot Exemption Briefing


Please all take note of the Pilot Exemption Briefing and exam that will take place on the 14 November 2019, starting at 6pm and held at PEDSAC. All recreational yachts and power boaters are welcomed encouraged to attend. Please note that attendance will be linked to your PEYS and PEY number for future exemption [...]

October Newsletter 2019


Dear Members, SailingPE has had a very positive start to life as an officially registered SA Sailing Club. As we know SailingPE was represented at Lipton 2019. The regatta was a success for the Lipton, the first of the Cape 31 Lipton Cup. Though the boat is seen as high end and expensive for [...]

Safety Requirements News


Forward Sailing PE has the responsibility of ensuring compliance regarding the safety of sailing yachts in the Port of Port Elizabeth. The Port Authorities are aware and concerned of non-compliance by many of our vessels. We need to get our house in order and comply with the SAMSA and TNPA Port Regulations. Legal We [...]

Roger Lucas


18 October 2019 On behalf of SA Sailing Eastern Cape and Sailing PE, I regret to inform you of the passing this morning of Roger Lucas, the Honorary Treasurer of Sailing PE. Roger will be remembered for his dedication in supporting sailing with his own boat at many sailing events in the Eastern Cape. [...]

NSRI Open Day


The local NSRI in Port Elizabeth will be hosting an open day on the 26 October 2019 down at the NSRI station in the Port Elizabeth Port. Please make a effort to pop down and support our local volunteers.