Last Event from RVYC

RVYC Youth Awards 2016 Night
Date: 1st October 2016

It was a blast memory with love and joy!

RVYC Youth Awards 2016 event was held last weekend. Thank-you members and youth sailors who participated many sailing events on behalf of Royal Varuna Yacht Club in the year.

90 members came together to celebrate the year of success and to congratulate youth sailors who won its achievement. Big applauded to the winners:
Sophia Montgomery - 2016 RVYC Sailor of the Year award; 
Joanne Gavin - Team Sailor Award; 
Chanon Thanatayaudom and Jade Gavin for Coaches Choices Award; 
Farida Vernon and Chusitt Punjamala - Best Overall Performance; 
Marion G. Montgomery and Phitchakon ungpakornkaew - Most Improved Sailor; Claudia Nazarov and Paul Salaw - Most Improved Beginner Award.

Additionally, the committee members congratulated the Future Cup winners - Phatcharaphon Ungpakornkaew, Marion Grace Montgomery, Christopher Marsh, Krit Romanyk and Jade Gavin.

Special thanks to Bam Kamonwan Chanyim, who came to give such a motivated speech to the audience, our continuing sponsors who always there to support our youth sailors - Pattaya Mail, Big Chilli and Cartoon Network Amazone, as well as Intercontinental Hotel and Amari Residences who gave a room voucher for lucky draw.

The committee members proudly recognises all achievements, both the podium places to completing each race when attending first championship.

Summary of regattas in the last year:

RVYC Summer Regatta 2015
1st Miki (Laser 4.7)
1st Alex R. (Optimist overall)

Eastern Seaboard Regatta 2015
1st Miki (Laser 4.7 overall)
1st Far (Laser 4.7 female)

Bang Saen Regatta
2nd Magnum (Optimist U12 Male)
1st Jia (Optimist U12 Male)
1st Yuriko (Optimist U10 overall)

Phuket Kings Cup 2015:
3rd Miki (Laser 4.7)
4th Pop (Laser Std)
6th Sophia (Optimist overall)
Alex R - a winner in 1 race of Phuket King’s Cup among 65 optis, and finished 10th Overall

King Regatta:
4th Som-O (overall)
6th Sophia (overall)
11th Aim (overall)
15th Sasha (overall)
16th Alex F
18th Win
19th Christopher
21st Jia

Laser District Championships:
1st Miki (Laser 4.7)
2nd Alex F (Laser 4.7)

Admiral Cup 2016:
1st Pop (Laser Radial overall)
4th Som-O (Optimist overall)
10th Sophia (Optimist overall)
2nd Miki (4.7 overall)

Laser National Champion 2016:
1st Alex (Laser 4.7 overall)
1st Far (Laser 4.7 female)
4th Pop (Laser STD overall)

Thailand International School Championship 2016:
Bangkok Prep led by captain Miki won overall
Harrow led by captain Nano 2nd overall

Fobisia Sailing Championship 2016
Bangkok Patana led by captain Joanne - 1st team overall
1st Team Race – Bangkok Prep, captain Miki
1st Optimist series – Bangkok Patana, Aim
2nd Optimist series – Bangkok Prep, Sasha
3rd Optimist series – Bangkok Patana, Peter

Hua Hin Regatta 2016:
3rd Pop (Laser STD overall)
1st Miki (Laser 4.7 overall)
Top 15 in Opti, were Sophia, Jia, and Sasha

Top of the Gulf 2016:
7th Som-O (optimist overall)
4th Miki (Laser 4.7)
6th Pop (Laser overall)

RS Vision Matchracing:
Jade, with Christopher and Aim beating many RVYC adult sailors to win overall

Australian Optimist Nationals:
7th Jade (Optimist Junior fleet)
32nd Christoper (Optimist Junior fleet)

Australian Laser Nationals:
4th Miki (Laser 4.7 under 16) and 16th (Laser 4.7 overall)

Hong Kong Optimist Nationals
4th Christopher (silver fleet) out of 100 boats

Hong Kong Raceweek
60th Christopher (overall)

UK Optimist Nationals
80th Christopher (junior fleet overall)

Laser 4.7 World Championships
Miki sailed against over 260 boats from 40 nations and came mid fleet including winning a race at the end of the championship

Laser Radial Youth World Championship
Pop represented the club and came 6th in Silver fleet

Optimist Asian Championship
Sophia and Jia represented the club. Sophia did well and was the 4th Thai entrant in overall results, coming inside Gold fleet position

Optimist World Championship
Som-O attended the Optimist World Championship. She came mid-fleet out of 260 boats including winning a race in Silver fleet.

Thank you once again to all parent members and youth sailors for a year of success, on behalf of RVYC Committee Member!


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