At the recent Marina Industry Awards Night held at the end of April, the RPAYC was announced as the runner up to Sandringham Yacht Club in the Club Marina of the Year Award.
RPAYC has entered a team in the 2013 Invitational Cup to be sailed in Swan 42’s at Rhode Island in September. Details of the event can be found at New York Yacht Club website.
17 MAY 2013
After the tragic death of Andrew ‘Bart’ Simpson last week during a training session with Artemis Racing’s AC72 on San Francisco Bay, there has been some speculation about both the America’s Cup and the Youth America’s Cup.
Wed 15 May
By Jan Scholten
Report on the High School NSW Team Racing Championships completed last Sunday.
There was one more day of sailing left to compete the unfinished NSW High School Team Racing Championships held in early April.
Wednesday 15 May
The McConaghy MC38 Autumn Cup held on Pittwater, Sydney, crowned John Bacon, Dark Star, as the winner this weekend. This is the second MC38 class victory for John Bacon after winning the Sevenstar MC38 Australian Championships.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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’.
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