Minutes after setting off from the Sandringham Sail Melbourne regatta on his way back to Queenscliff, Tim Phillips sailing alone on Muriel came across a swamped tinny with 3 men tipped into the water. With winds in the 25 – 30 knots range, Tim single handed, dropped his sail and dragged the 3 men aboard. […]
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Race 3 winners rewarded with freshly caught Snapper compliments WBS, Dugga, and Wayne Johnson
This classic event limited to boats that “Hoist a spar” is held by the Sydney Amateur’s Sailing Club. The SASC was founded in 1872 and is one of the oldest yacht clubs in Australia. Located on the shores of Mosman Bay sailors enjoy unique access to racing on Sydney Harbour. The classic yachts and Couta Boats are an […]
Hi all, here are some photos of the Couta race yesterday… there were 6 boats racing which was great (and more breeze would have been even better!). Tenacity had the pleasure of Phil Thompson helming (first time on a Couta) who grew up sailing in Pittwater and now resides in Newport Rhode Island. Phil has […]
Want to crew… are a skipper and want to drive… Comment and see who responds. Everyone is looking for crew so post your interest….
Skippers Join Lincoln Rose, Phoenix, Zephyr, Lisa, Fiona, Morning Star, Marlena, Romy and others and enjoy the excitement of the ISAF sailing Word Cup at Sandringham Nov 30 – Dec 7 It includes twilight racing on Thursday 5th, Corporate Sailing on Friday 6th (LUNCHTIME including provided hospitality and merchandise) And some short course racing on […]
ISAF Sailing World Cup – Melbourne Couta Boat Challenge and Luncheon Jump in to the on-water action at the ISAF Sailing World Cup and be part of the first ever Couta Boat Challenge! There are very limited tickets available for this exclusive event, so book your tickets now to ensure you don’t miss this amazing opportunity. The ISAF […]
Mercedes III and Pastime II will take on Couta Boats C97 and Gemfish with the winning Association determined by the best team results. The Guineas Cup is held the evening prior to The Cup regatta run by RYCV. The format is based on 2 Classics racing 2 Coutas over 3 windward leeward races. The […]
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