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Trial Day for New Crews

In part thanks to the response to our last post on Crews Wanted for 18ft Skiffs, we will be holding a trial day on Saturday 31st January 2015 for interested and experienced skiff or other high performance dinghy sailors. If you haven’t yet contacted us, please use the form below so we can add your name […]

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Crews wanted for 18ft Skiffs

Brisbane 18 Footers Sailing Club Seeks Crews for Skiff Fleet The Club is in the unusual position of having crewing positions available on what are arguably one of the fastest and most exciting high performance sailing dinghies around – the mighty 18 foot skiffs. What’s the requirements? Given the high performance nature of these boats, […]

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One year on

This Sunday marks the one year anniversary of the tragic accident and passing of David “Casper” Hansa. It is only natural that memories from the events of that day will be uppermost in the minds of those who were present.   As a mark of respect for Casper and support for those directly involved in the […]

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Brace yourselves – 2014-15 Season is coming

Some skiffies are madly sanding, fairing and painting into mad hours of the night and all weekend.  Others walk past their charges on the way to work, brush leaves off the tarp (those boats lucky enough to have one), and get in their cars and drive off, with nary a thought to going sailing. Yes, […]

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David “Casper” Hansa Memorial Race

Racing this weekend in the 18ft skiff fleet is dedicated to Casper, with the first heat of the Queensland Championship named in his memory. Members of Dave’s family will be down from the Sunshine Coast, and we extend our thanks in advance for making the journey. The 12ft skiffs are also racing the first two […]

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Super Skiff Day 2014 – photos on Facebook

Post by Brisbane 18 Footers Sailing Club.

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