• 18s 2015 Aus Champs – Day 3 Report and Wrap

    Squalls and unsettled weather greeted crews on the final day of competition at the 2015 18ft Skiff Australian Championship on Waterloo Bay, Manly. Between rain fronts the bay was barely ruffled by constantly shifting winds at less than 5 knots, making setting a sailable course ...

2015 12ft Skiff Australian Championship – Regatta Page

Notice of Race – 2015 12ft Skiff NOR Willy Weather – Manly Forecasts Tide Times – Manly Key Events: DPSS Grounds available – Thursday 2 April 14:00 Boat Registration – Friday 3 April 09:00 – 11:00 Presentation – Monday 6 April ASAP after Race 6 Results and Race Reports Friday 3 April – Invitation Race / Race 1 […]

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2015 Australian 18ft Skiff Championship – Regatta Page

  Notice of Race – 2015 18ft Skiff NOR_rev1 Sailing Instructions (available Friday 20 March at Regatta Office) Willy Weather – Manly Forecasts Tide Times – Manly Key Events: Spectator Ferry – Saturday 21st 11:30 from William Gunn Jetty, $15 Skiffies Reunion – Sunday 22 March from 10:30 or so. Presentation – Sunday 22 March ASAP after Race […]

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12s – Alan Reid Memorial Race 1 & 2 – 14th Mar 2015

This week’s race report gleaned from post-racing trash talk on e-mails. Pics unrelated. Paulo’s Race Report from the decks of Giddy Up 20 + knots from the SSSE. Always going to be 4th rig. Ignore the mid-week sledging if you went anything but 4th you were crazy. The wind was so far south that the rigging […]

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Windward Mark – March 2015

Windward Mark The Newsletter of the Brisbane 18 Footers Sailing Club The Sydney 18s are coming! For the first time since 1986 the Club will be hosting the 18ft Skiff Australian Championship from 20 to 22 March, to be sailed in Waterloo Bay from a base at Darling Point Sailing Squadron. With 8 and the possibility of more skiffs […]

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12s – Club Championship Races 11 & 12 – 28th Feb 2015

Crowd sourced race report Photos courtesy of Shaun’s dad https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.815122771857019&type=1                                                                

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12s – Cyclone Marcia

It’s been blowing dogs off chains here in Brisbane, so no sailing was had. Damn shame.

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12s – State Titles Race 1 & 2 – 14th Feb 2015

The fight for QLD supremacy began on Saturday, with some glamour 3rd (2nd) racing on Waterloo Bay. 6 skiffs hit the water, with Ghetto Sled and Tank Girl equal on points after 2. Valentine’s Day took one skiff and out and TAFE another. Commitment… The fleet were all a bit shell shocked after 2 weekends of […]

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