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Newsletter – 25 January 2017

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A busy week for the Club's sailors - three heats for the Historic 18-footers' Australian Championship, plus our skiffs will be sailing in the Australia Day Regatta.   Aberdare took a convincing lead in competing for the "Galloping Ghost" trophy with an authoritative win in heat one.  Read about the legendary skipper Chris Webb's character and [...]

Race Report – Sat the 21st January 2017

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Race 13 of the 2016-17 Season and Race 1 of the Historic 18 Footer Australian Championship.  8 skiffs were on hand to contest this event with skippers and crews taking a keen interest in the weather before making the all critical rig choice.  The overnight southerly change had moderated and was showing signs of moving [...]

Newsletter – 18 January 2017

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First race for 2017 an exciting contest - full report includes great photos.  Legendary skipper Chris Webb's treasured memorabilia donated to the Club.  H18s' 2017 Australian Championship begins 21 January. "The Open Boat" book on origin of the 18-footers to be launched on 27 January. Read