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

Black Betty Tames Easy Tiger IV At Platu Coronation Cup, Thailand

May 9, 2013
by Lulu Roseman

Easy Tiger IV has been tamed at the 2013 Platu Coronation Cup at Top Of The Gulf Regatta in Thailand by Perth based sailing team, Black Betty. After scoring a seventh in the final race, which was shortened due to ominous thunderclouds heading towards the racecourse, the Tigers finished fourth overall ahead of Rolf Heemskerk's Team ViewPoint.

Four things that matter with the Vicsail Pittwater Beneteau Cup

Saturday 27 April
by John Curnow

If you collect a large group of Beneteaus in the same area, you’re pretty much assured of four things. First, there’ll be some very civilised greetings and perhaps a glass of bubbly. Next there’ll be an equally civilised race, starting not too early in the day. Additionally, there’ll be the pre-requisite party with great times and lively band at the end.

Easy Tiger IV Prepare to Defend Coronation Cup at top of the Gulf Regatta

Thursday 2 May
By Lulu Roseman

Australia’s Easy Tiger Racing Team are returning to Thailand this week to defend their 2012 Platu Coronation Cup crown with their new Platu 25, Easy Tiger IV. If successful, Skipper Chris Way and his crew will become the first team ever to defend the title, one of the most prestigious yachting trophies in Asia.

America's Cup - Invitation from St. Francis YC

The Commodore of St. Francis Yacht Club, James M. Cascino extends an invitation to RPAYC members to join them for a once in a lifetime experience during the America's Cup races on San Fransisco Bay in 2013. RPAYC members will receive the same experience and benefits that have been offered to their own members.

Speakers Corner Lunch with Sean Langman

Friday 17 May from 12:30pm, Pittwater Room.
Sean will talk about his ocean racing campaigns, ranging from the slowest Sydney-Hobart entry in his 30’ classic yacht ‘Maluka’ to the new Hobart course record holder, his Orma 60 trimaran ‘Team Australia’.

2013 Ice Breaker Winter Regatta

All Centreboard classes welcome! NOR & online entry now available. Series entrey close Friday 17 May, 1700hrs.  Round 1 -Sunday19 May.

About RPAYC

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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