The last weekend of sailing for the 2016-17 season. The Historic 18-footers did us proud with 9 skiffs competing in a race that had everything. Congratulations to The Mistake for a breathtaking win. Plus news from around the Club. Read
by Bob Chapman, 27 Mar 2017. Race 24 of the 2016-17 Season, Heat Seven of the Autumn Point Score and the final and deciding race of the season. Once again, great to see 9 skiffs in the boat park preparing for the day’s racing and the weather co-operating, delivering warm and humid conditions with a [...]
Penultimate races for both the H18s and 12 footers for the 2016-17 season. Tangalooma and Sydney Sailmakers prevailed for the second week in a row in both classes. Great to have 9 H18s racing and some wonderful contests. Good news with a grant to assist with repairing the boatshed floor. Only one more sailing weekend [...]
by Bob Chapman, 18 Mar 2017.
Blue skies for the eight Historic 18-footers competing in the Mark Foy (handicap start) race on 11 March. Well done, Tangalooma. Fresh breezes for the 12 footers the following day. Read
by Bob Chapman, 13 Mar 2017. Race 22 of the 2016-17 Season and Fifth Heat of the Autumn Point Score. Warm humid conditions and no rain for a change, with 8 skiffs in the boat park setting up with big rigs for a light south east breeze. The race got underway from a handicap start [...]
Challenging conditions for the Sydney Harbour Regatta but our Historic 18-footers acquitted themselves well. Read
by Bob Chapman, 6 Mar 2017. Race 21 of the 2016-17 Season, the Sydney Harbour Regatta and Fourth Heat of the Autumn Point Score. Another wet and soggy Saturday for the crews and supporters as 6 skiffs prepared for the day’s racing, hopeful of getting out onto the water this week. For those contemplating which [...]