Welcome to the South African 505 web site!

Latest postings News The Gus
Events calendar 2007 - 2008.
Results from the 2006 - 2007 Northvaal Championships.
Minutes 2005 Int AGM
Minutes 2006 SA AGM
Photos from 2006 Highvelds, PSC.
Tips from Pinnel@Bax Sailmakers.
Results from 2006 Nationals, PYC Beach Site.
Photos from 2006 Northvaals, Aeolians, Vaal Dam.
Photos from Nationals 2005, Aeolians, Vaal Dam.
Photos from the 2005 Duffin Cup, VLC, Germiston.
Results from the 2005 Duffin Trophy Regatta.
Results from the 2005 505 Nationals at Aeolians.
El Presidente - I would like to thank you for the opportunity of serving you again for another year. It is my intention to grow the fleet as best .... more
e-Mail list issues - If you haven't been receiving e-mail from the "rsafives" news room, please have a look at the mail room's e-mail list and make sure your address is listed correctly....more
Northvaal Championships feedback - Skipper Graeme Willcox and crew F. Robson scored a two point victory over Hans Rogotski and Alan Haylett to win this years Northvaal Championship at Aeolians, Vaal dam. ...more, and view the results here.
Training Camp Feedback - Satuday saw the reintroduction of a training day at PSC. Read all about it and follow the ongoing feedback here ... more
Training Camp - Training day has changed to be on Saturday (25 Feb) at PSC. We found that there wont be enough people to schelp boats all the way to Aeolians. So 12 oclock we START sailing, ... more
Training Camp - From the class, we are planning to have a training weekend the 25/26 Feb @ Aeolians. We want to do our usual best and get an indication of 505ers who want to attend. Newbies most welcome, and if your in need of crew ... more
RTIR - Well done lads!!!! The 505 has disciplined all the other boats at this years RTI, as If you had any doubts. Some other 5's seemed to have crawled out from under their covers - good on you lads, come on lets see you at more regattas? ... more
505 CDRom - Michael Ettershank compiled a CDRom containing all sorts of information about the 505 - from how to get hold of a 505, to how to sail it fast! If you want to obtain a copy or submit more information that can contribute to the promotion of the 505 in South Africa, please feel free to contact Michael with your requests and contributions ... more
Thomas and Peter Funke launching The Gus.

Long Distance Champs
RSA 8707 Albrecht Holm and Warwick Ham, 1st overall, RTIR 2006.

This site was, and is still being committed by Rudolph Holm. He can be contacted at rudolphh@mweb.co.za or (011) 447 9576 after hours.