Newsletter – 24 May 2017

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The Annual Presentation Dinner was held on 13 May - a wonderful night.   The full list of trophies, results and awards and photographs in this newsletter.  Plus a great offer to research the service history of your World War I family member.   It is time to renew your membership for 2017-18 at the Sydney Flying [...]

Newsletter – 26 April 2017

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The Annual Presentation Dinner will be held on 13 May and is the grand finale to the 2016-17 sailing season - a great night in prospect. Results for the Australian 12 footers' national titles held over Easter.   The floating dock is now installed and operational.   And we remember our ANZACs and all who served. [...]

Newsletter – 22 March 2017

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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 [...]

Newsletter – 1 February 2017

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Congratulations to Aberdare for winning the Australian Championship and the Galloping Ghost Trophy, to The Mistake for winning the Raw Meat Trophy, and to Australia IV for their win in the Historical 18s section of the Australia Day Regatta.  A wonderful week of sailing/racing and socialising at the Sydney Flying Squadron.  Vale legendary sailor, Len [...]

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 [...]

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