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18s 2015 Aus Champs – Day 2 Report

It was a day of high-drama out on Waterloo Bay, as day two of the 2015 18ft Skiff Australian Championships got underway. In the rigging yard the crew of overnight leader Gotta Love It 7 were mildly optimistic when quizzed about using the day’s racing to consolidate their lead. “We’ll see how it goes out […]

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18s 2015 Aus Champs – Day 1 Report

The 18 Footers today took to pristine Waterloo Bay, Manly, to contest the 2015 18ft Skiff Australian Championship. Under calm seas, crews dealt with warm weather on the first day of competition, and a moderate North-Easterly breeze. It was a clean start in race 1, with Thurlow Fisher Lawyers maximising their move off the line to […]

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18s 2015 Aus Champs – Preview

Brisbane, Australia – The stage is set for a thrilling weekend of competition sailing on Waterloo Bay, Manly, when The Australian 18 Footers League return to Brisbane for the first time in 20 years to contest the Australian Championships. Racing from the Darling Point Sailing Squadron, crews will battle it out on Waterloo Bay for […]

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18s 2015 Aus Champs – Spectator Ferry

The Club is pleased to offer a spectator ferry for Saturday’s three race extravaganza! The Cat-O-Nine Tails will depart the William Gunn Jetty at 11:30am sharp. Tickets must be purchased from our mobile sailing office (“Lulu”), which will be based at the DPSS grounds, at a cost of $15. The departure point is around a […]

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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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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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