What's On

22/09    Club Championship Round 1 (Richard Lacey)
29/09    Forster Wildcat Regatta  (no club sailing)
06/10    Handicap Pointscore  (Michael Henman)
13/10    Handicap Pointscore (John Forbes)


Race Report:  15/09/2018 - Handicap Pointscore

Provisional results for PBSC Handicap Series September 15th 2018.

Thank you to Joan, Sam, Alicia for assisting on the start boat and to Joan for the photos. Thank you to Richard for putting on the BBQ and to Upu for spending his post race downtime changing the Webster gearbox oil. All the extra work our members put in to keep the club running smoothly is greatly appreciated.

What a day on our glorious Pittwater !!!

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Latest News:  25/06/2018 - PBSC and GOODALL DESIGN Viper Initiative

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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