Amakati Report 21 February 2018 – Featured Durban Blog

Amakati Report 21 February 2018: Dear Amakati and followers of catamaran sailing, Happy New Year!!! Bit late, but I think this is the first newsletter contribution I have made this year?! Below, please find a brief report on the exploits of the Amakati of recent: Midmar 9 Hour (HMYC Saturday 17th February) Many avid supporters, at least 35 boats worth […] Barry Cull’s visit to RMYS: Senior member Mr Barry Cull recently travelled to Australia to visit family and while in Melbourne he took the time to visit the Royal Melbourne Yacht … [Read more...]

AMAKATI CATMARAN REPORT – By Rob Samways – Featured Durban Blog

AMAKATI CATMARAN REPORT – By Rob Samways: Sailing as the great educator – Scuttlebutt Article: US Sailing’s STEM Education Initiative was launched in 2012 to inspire sailing programs and school to utilize sailing as an educational platform, but sailing has been inspiring us to think well before that. The core program elements – Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math – helped guide the world’s most famous physicist Albert Einstein toward his […] Fill in the form below to have your blog featured on MyDurban - we will post a … [Read more...]

Amakati Report – 3 August 2016 – Featured Durban Blog

Club Draw Winners: Club Draw winners from the end of July 2016: 1st prize:  E Perch R1 000.00 2nd prize:  K Brodie R500.00 3rd Prize:  I Lesar R500.00 Att Prize:  N Bellows R1 000.00 Leg Lamb: Mrs Black Bottles: G Sousa, M Skea, C Dennis Full article here: - Gayle Fill in the form below to have your blog featured on MyDurban - we will post a snippet and title link to your new blog posts. Submit and get free press releases here: MyPR Free Press Release | Meet the Durban Bloggers. … [Read more...]

Amakati Report – Featured Durban Blog

Nautical Trivia from the Yeoman of Signals: “Splice the Mainbrace” (AD28) Is an order given aboard naval vessels to issue the crew with a drink. Originally an order for one of the most difficult emergency repair jobs aboard a sailing ship, it became a euphemism for authorized celebratory drinking afterward, and then the name of an order to grant the crew an […] Full article here: - Gayle Fill in the form below to have your blog featured on MyDurban - we will post a snippet and title link to your new blog … [Read more...]