Ricoh Australia, one of the leading providers of document and imaging solutions to Australian businesses, has committed to the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Youth Sailing Academy through a sponsorship of one of the Elliott 6 yachts.
The Ricoh sponsored Elliott
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'The CYCA has a prominent and long-standing history within the Australian yachting community and Ricoh is proud to have joined the team as a sponsor of the CYCA Youth Sailing Academy,' said Ricoh Australia's Managing Director, Les Richardson.
Paul Dutch Ricoh State Manager christens the Ricoh Elliott with champagne
'This sponsorship is an expansion of Ricoh’s local support and is beneficial for both parties. The CYCA have a fleet of our latest products and we look forward to continuing our support while adding value and expertise to the organisation’s operations.'
CYCA Commodore Howard Piggott thanked Ricoh Australia for their support of youth sailing. 'The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia prides itself on the services and facilities offered through our Youth Sailing Academy. Elliott sponsorship is vital to the ongoing maintenance of the training fleet and provides support for the many programs and regattas that the CYCA's Youth Sailing Academy conducts,' Commodore Piggott said.
Scott Kennan (Ricoh) and Paul Dutch State Manager Ricoh (centre) are presented with the half model by CYCA Commodore Howard Piggott and Vice Commodore John Cameron
'A new fleet of Elliott 7.0m boats will be launched in August this year to coincide with the 20 year anniversary of the foundation of the Youth Sailing Academy,' he added
Cruising Yacht Club of Australia