What's On

29/04    Club Championship (John Goldsmith)
06/05    Fish and Chip Run (Trevor Gourlay)
07/05    Peter Loft Marathon Regatta (no club sailing)

Race Report:  22/04/2017 - Fun Day

Another picture perfect day on Pittwater.

Light wind to start however there was some trapeze action as a reward for those who came out to play.

Thank you to Mick and Fiona for setting a course and running a couple of races.

Top 4 boats of the day:

1st - A Class - Dick Clarke

2nd - Hobie 18 - Darren Schmidt / Caludia Schmidt

3rd - Hobie 16 - Jake Sweeney / Tess Sweeney

4th - Hobie 16 - Phillip Malcolm / Anna Hill Great day !!!

See you all next week for the final round of the Club Championship. ...Read More

Latest News:  05/11/2016 - Australian Sailing Awards

Olympic medallists Tom Burton and Lisa Darmanin have taken top honours at the 2016 Australian Sailing Awards, held in Sydney on Saturday night, along with the entire record-breaking Australian Paralympic Sailing Team.

Tom Burton was named Male Sailor of the Year after winning Laser Olympic Gold in Rio in one of the most exciting and nail-biting final races of the Games. He sailed the race of his life, using tactical prowess to move up the standings into first place to claim Australia’s only gold medal of the 2016 Games. ...Read More

Training:  30/10/2016 - Sailing a Hobie 16 one-up

Its been 4 weeks since putting the furling jib on the Hobie 16 and this is my appraisal. Basically this is an enhancing technology not a disruptive technology.

Week 1 25 - 30 knots 2 foot wind chop. Didn't get the furler working properly on the first attempt while rigging single handed in a 25 knot 30 knot on shore breeze, went ok on the water until some righting practice and my fitness called an end to the day.

Week 2 Glam 18 - 20 knot Noréaster. Fun fun fun. no problems in three races Big loose on a speed run afterwards! More righting practice!

Week 3 15 knot variable southerly. Rigged one hole further back things just keep getting better.

Week 4 5- 15 knot gradient Noréaster shifty and patchy. Boat performed best yet. ...Read More