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Race Results – Saturday 21 Oct 2017

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  Race 3 of the 2017-18 Season and Heat Three of the Spring Point Score.   After a cold and wet Friday, the first Sydney rain for well over 2 months, sailors and patrons were greeted in the boat park by clear skies and fresh southerly conditions.   Six skiffs were on hand, with small rigs the [...]

Race Results – Saturday 14 Oct 2017

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  Race 2 of the 2017-18 Season and Heat Two of the Spring Point Score.   An overnight southerly produced fresh winds and cold conditions early in the day, with the southerly predicted to lighten and go around to the south east during the afternoon.  Just four skiffs were on hand to contest this race with [...]

Results – Saturday 7 October 2017

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by Bob Chapman, 9 Oct 2017. Race 1 of the 2017-18 Season and Heat One of the Spring Point Score.   Warm spring conditions with a moderate southerly breeze to get things underway, with seven H18s and five 12ft skiffs on hand to contest the Squaddie’s first event of the season to celebrate Mark Foy Day.  [...]

Newsletter – 28 June 2017

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We pay tribute to Bob (Killo) Killick, who died suddenly on 24 June.  A legendary figure at the Sydney Flying Squadron - sailor and skipper, larger-than-life character, champion of 18-Footers both Historic and modern, media personality, good mate, irreplaceable and already much missed. Read

Vale ‘Killo’

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It is with great sadness that we see the sudden passing of one of Sydney Harbour's great sailing legends Robert “Killo” Killick who crossed his last finishing line on Saturday 24 June. Killo was well known around Sydney Harbour, Port Hacking, Hervey Bay and numerous locations around the planet through his sailing, whale watching, charter [...]