Monthly Archives: December 2022
The Oceania & Australian Open & Youth Championships get underway 1-8 January at Georges River Sailing Club. There will be practice race on 2 January with the more serious business starting on 3 January with two races per day over six days.
There will be a hot fleet of 180 boats racing in four fleets in ILCA 4, 6 and 7s. The Australian Sailing Team and top level sailors from all Australian states and territories will compete along with sailors from the Pacific, Asia and Europe. 13 countries in all will be represented. Late entries can still be placed.
This event web site will have information, race documents and results. Otherwise the series can be followed using the Australian Laser App which is a free download from the App Store and Play Store at the links below.
Links to event information & documents are below.
To the sailors gearing up for an ILCA Masters Worlds in Pattaya, Thailand, or to those who have not enter yet, please see the information below in preparation for the event.
Please note the Entry closing date for both events is 12 January 2023
35 sailors enjoyed great conditions at Double Bay Sailing Club on Saturday 3 December for the Women’s Regatta.
It wasn’t all about racing however there were some competitive sailors and some ILCA 4s and 6s on the water so some racing was a natural part. The racing results are Here.
There is more on this event on the DBSC site Here.
Jon West was on the water to cover the event. His photos can be seen and purchased from his web site Here.
young sailors listed below have been selected to represent their state ILCA district as a Youth Solidarity entrant in the Oceania & Australian Open & Youth Championship 2023 at Georges River Sailing Club, Botany Bay, NSW.
|QLD||Amelia (Milly) Doyle||Townsville Sailing Club|
|NSW||Harriet McLachlan||Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron|
|VIC||Madelaine (Maddy) English||Mornington Yacht Club|
|TAS||Frederica (Freddie) O’Donoghue||Royal Yacht Club Tasmania|
|SA||Kelly Steele||Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club|
|WA||Addison Heatley||Mandurah offshore fishing & sailing club|
We look forward to seeing them all on January 1st , 2023 at GRSC. They will be presented with their team merchandise, allocated a charter boat & will meet their regatta coach.
There is more information on this the origins and aims of this program in the press release Here.