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H10s 2014 Aust Champs Race 3

Courtesy of Peter Burgess (with slight correction) By now the breeze was a steady 10 to 12 knots with some larger gusts when the race got underway with a clean start at 1321. For this heat there were only 7 starters, with 4 withdrawals.  As can be seen by the photo, Bulimba Point was very […]

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H10s 2014 Aust Champs Race 2

Courtesy of Peter Burgess from the NSW 10s By the start of Race 2 breeze had settled into an 8 knot Nor-Wester which was in the sweet range for the big number 1 rigs, with gusts to 10 knots. The start saw the fleet clean away at 1200. Immediately after the start the fleet split […]

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H10s 2014 Aust Champs Race 1

Courtesy of Peter Burgess from the NSW 10s. A skippers meeting, held at 0900 agreed to do 3 races back to back, in order to get a result for the titles. The breeze at this meeting was reaching up to 5 knots, which was unusual after the last two days. Most skiffs rigged with their […]

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Volunteer Week 2014

The season has come to a close for most Australian sailing clubs, and presentation nights will be being organised or run over the next few weeks (ours is on Saturday 31st May for that matter – contact Christine for details if you haven’t heard). The Eighteens usually give some votes of thanks to our volunteers […]

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2014 Historical 10s – Photos on Facebook

Post by Brisbane 18 Footers Sailing Club.

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Website upgrades tonight (23 April 2014)

The website requires some long overdue attention on updates to plug-ins and the main framework, so we’re going to be running those tonight.  Anyone trying to access the online entry form for the Historical 10ft Skiffs will note that the online form is coming up as “closed” for instance, this is one of the issues […]

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