16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106   Tel: 61 2 9998 3700


16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106
Tel: 61 2 9998 3700

David Lukins Memorial Trophy

The David Lukins Memorial Trophy is an annual event on the clubs racing calendar that sees current and former Youth Development program participants & Club Members compete in a Grade 4 Match Race event.

The Regatta is held in memory of David Lukins. David was a tireless volunteer around the club, helping out in a variety of areas such as kids learn to sail, Centreboard, Youth Development mentoring, race management, & umpiring just to name a few. This resulted in David receiving one of the clubs most prestigious awards, Volunteer of the year for 1998-99.

2017 David Lukins Memorial Match Racing Regatta  - 16th & 17th September, 2017

The 2017 David Lukins Memorial Match Racing Regatta will take place on 16th -17th September, 2017 and will be an ISAF Grade 4 event. Up to Eight (8) teams will be invited to participate in this 2 day event which will feature a round robin, semi-finals & finals. Complete details can be found in the Notice of Race below. 

David Lukins Race Documents 


Final Results 2016

1stTom Spithill
2ndMurray Gordon
3rdNick Garland
4thMalcolm Parker
5thSarah Parker
6thEmma May
7thZac Seymour
8thIan McKillop
9thJames Farquharson
10thNick Andersen


Honour Roll

2016: The Easy Tiger Racing Team of Tom Spithill, Angela Farell, Mark Dorling & James Whelan

2015: Will Dargaville

2014: Murray Gordon, Bill Sykes,Shane Lukins, Max Voss

2013: Murray Gordon, Bill Sykes, Shane Lukins, Max Voss

2012: Nina Curtis, Olivia Price, Andrew Coates, Lucinda Whitty, Evelyn Curtis, Beth Hodge

2011: Jason Waterhouse, Peter Gregg, Josh McKnight, Ashley Deeks, Max Voss

2009: Nina Curtis, Nicky Souter, John Dahlenburg, Dean Curtis


The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club - RPAYC is a yacht racing and sailing club based on Pittwater.

The yacht club offers year round inshore and offshore racing, cruising, centreboard dinghy racing, sail training and courses plus has a large marina accommodating up to 352 vessels.

There is also a modern boatyard with comprehensive marine services to help maintain your vessel.

Membership, including family membership is now available.

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