Programme 2019

The 2019 programme is now available. Please check back regularly for the latest updates on this web page.

SAILING

Every Thursday

from Thursday, April 25

(weather permitting)

On water sailing (including racing alternate weeks only).

Alte Donau, Hofbauer’s Sailing School, 17:30h. Cost 5 Euro

Racing starts May 16 then every two weeks.

Open to non-members

Contact visc.commodore@gmail.com

May to October Catamaran Sailing on Neusiedler See

This year the club Dart will be based  back at Podersdorf.  Contact Dave Berry for the programme and booking.

Contact dmberry44@gmail.com

April 27-May 4 SCI Sailing the Tuscan Archipelago

Our “Spring Sailing in Italy” week is an informal flotilla/regatta group event, with the focus on having a fabulous fun holiday, catering for skilled and novice sailors alike – a challenging and enjoyable fun experience. We will be “sailing with friends” and “cruising in company” around the Tuscan Archipelago and the island of Elba.

Flotilla-27.04.2019-Italy.The.Tuscan.Archipelago

https://www.sailcharterinternational.com/

Contact frank@sailcharterinternational.com

May 11 Spring Regatta with Social Evening

Alte Donau, Hofbauer’s Sailing School. The first race event of the season.

Contact Melanie/David Webb

May 11-12

July 20-21

Sprinto Liga

Learn to race on the Sprinto boats at Boats2sail based at Rust on the Neuseidler See.

Contact visc.vicecommodore@gmail.com

May 18-19 (Neusiedl)

Aug 31-Sept 1 (Rust)

Regionalliga Ost

The second season of the Regionalliga Ost with many short races with crews of 4 people all on the Sunbeam 22.1.

http://rust.boats2sail.com/yachtclub/srl-ost/

Contact a.wippel@unido.org

October 4-6 Lake Balaton Cruise weekend

A regular favourite

Contact c.xerri@iaea.org

May 27-31 Lake Garda Flying Week

The VISC, in its long lasting relationship with the Andrew Simpson Foundation (Bart’s Bash), has obtained favorable conditions for its members to join a sailing training week in their Andrew Simpson Sailing Center on the spectacular shores of Lake Garda.

Full details here

Contact visc.commodore@gmail.com

June 22 Summer Regatta with Social Evening

Alte Donau, Hofbauer’s Sailing School. Look forward to a balmy Saturday close to midsummer. Sometimes there is also wind!

Contact visc.commodore@gmail.com

September 14 or 15 Bart’s Bash and Club Autumn Regatta with Social Evening

Organised for VISC by Boats2Sail at Rust, Neuseidler See

http://rust.boats2sail.com/events/barts-basch-charity-2018/

Contact visc.vicecommodore@gmail.com

October 19-26 VISC Adriatic Week and Bob Pitt Memorial Trophy

A fun week of cruising, training and regattas amongst the islands of the Croatian coast. The flagship event of the VISC season.

Contact  jnplumb@gmail.com

TRAINING

All year Sailing shore-based theory courses

A correspondence course is available. several members have signed up so far
March: Croatian skipper’s licence theory (Dominic)

Contact visc.training@gmail.com

TBA if required RYA Yachtmaster/Day/Coastal Skipper

& optional Sea Survival/First Aid practical courses in Cornwall, UK

Contact visc.training@gmail.com

May 20

&

Sept – Oct

BFA (Inshore) training course

Contact visc.training@gmail.com

April 17-24 Croatia B Skipper practical course & theory course

Sibenik, Croatia
Save leave over Easter, Wednesday to Wednesday

Contact frank@sailcharterinternational.com

April 25 Introduction to Sailing

Theory for beginners on Thursday after the Thursday “on-water” practice

Contact visc.training@gmail.com

May 4, 11 or 18

One week

RYA Day Skipper’s course in Croatia

Sibenik, Croatia (theory course should be completed before).
A non-tidal course in gentler waters. One group of 5 VISC members to choose the date.

  Contact frank@sailcharterinternational.com

May 27-31 Lake Garda Flying Week

The VISC, in its long lasting relationship with the Andrew Simpson Foundation (Bart’s Bash), has obtained favourable conditions for its members to join a sailing training week in their Andrew Simpson Sailing Center on the spectacular shores of Lake Garda. https://visc.at/2018/12/04/lake-garda-flying-week/

Contact: visc.vicecommodore.gmail.com

Late June – early July Summer Sailing Course for Kids

Summer Sailing for Kids between 6 and 12 years. English and/or French classes possible!
Hofbauer Segelschule, Alte Donau

Contact visc.commodore@gmail.com

SOCIAL

19-20 December 2018 VICREC Club Open Days

VIC Rotunda.

Contact visc.commodore@gmail.com

12 April 2019 Season Opening Dinner

Follow the link for details

Contact visc.liaison@gmail.com

March 7-10 Austrian Boat Show

Tullner Messe, Tulln Come and pick up some bargains for the new season
https://www.messe-tulln.at/messe_kalender/austrian_boat_show_boot_tulln/for_english_visitors/

Contact visc.commodore@gmail.com

28 June SUMMER BBQ

On the Neu Donau, a shore based party without sailing!

Contact visc.commodore@gwmail.com

November 2019

 

Annual General Meeting and Prizegiving Party

Come to the AGM to meet members and to find out about opportunities to learn to sail in 2020 (€5 discount on membership fee). F1001, 17:30

Contact visc.commodore@gmail.com

Links to Other Organisation’s Events

Yacht Club Austria

https://www.yca.at/

HC April 9-1

OBS 13-16

Hofbauer Cup and Onedesign Business Sprint

More info at http://www.hofbauer-cup.at/.

Contact

May 11-15

Hanse Cup Adriatic

http://www.hansecupadriatic.com/

Mini12

http://mini12.at/

Contact: visc.vicecommodore.gmail.com

J.N.Plumb
VISC Programme Officer & Sailing Secretary
+43 681816 24532
visc.programme@gmail.com