Race 8 of the UNi-Pro Midweek Mariners Series I was held in north westerly 15-25 knots. Course Red +6 was used. The race was won by Jake Morley on Spirit V. The Half Tonne Challenge was won by Terry Swalwell on Hotshot and the Best Start went to Mrs Overnewton.
The Mountain Goat of the Day was awarded to Matrix for kissing G Mark not once, but twice.
Race 2 of the Regis JH McDonald was held on Saturday in 5-12 knots from the south. Pursuit course 6 was used. The race was won by Primitive Cool and best start was awarded to Red Dog with a time of 1 second.
BLiSSful weekend as Audacious blitzes yet again at RBYC
Tracey Baldwin and the Melbourne crew of Audacious pulled off a crafty clean sweep at the Brighton Ladies Skippers Series on Port Phillip on the weekend, May 23-24, 2015. For the fourth consecutive year Baldwin skippered Greg Clinnick’s Sydney 38 to victory in all three keelboat handicap divisions, IRC, AMS and PHS, plus this year took out the Associates Cup. Click here for the entire article.
PPWCS - the final race of this popular series was held at RBYC on the second day of the BLiSS regatta. Once again Gretchen Mohan and the crew from Ellipse did RMYS proud - 2nd for line honours and 1st in PHS. Click here for John Curnow's story in Sail World.
Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series
The PPWCS Presentation Night will be hosted at Royal Brighton Yacht Club on Friday 29th May at 6.30pm. Contact RBYC for more information and bookings. Click here for booking information.
Club Marine Winter Series
The Club Marine Winter Series is coming up in June. Keep an eye out for the NOR, Entry and Sailing Instructions, all coming soon.
Upcoming Events – May / June
Wednesday 27th May - UNi-Pro Midweek Mariners Series I – Race 9
Lecture Series – Starting Excellence with Gavin Dagley
Saturday 30th May - Presentation Night
Sunday 31st May - AWKR Start Practice
Wednesday 3rd June - UNi-Pro Midweek Mariner Series I – Race 10
Saturday 6th – Monday 8th June – 25th Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta
Wednesday 10th June – Morse Air Systems Midweek Mariners Series II – Race 1
Saturday 13th June – Winter Series – Day 1
Sunday 14th June – First Aid Course – Bookings to firstname.lastname@example.org (limited places available)
Wednesday 17th June - Morse Air Systems Midweek Mariners Series II – Race 2
Saturday 20th June – Regis JH McDonald Series – Race 3
Sunday 21st June – 50th Frostbite Regatta
Wednesday 24th June - Morse Air Systems Midweek Mariners Series II – Race 3
Saturday 27th June – Winter Series – Race 2
Sunday 28th June – Two Handed Winter Series – Race 2