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

 
 

Friend's of David Booth Race attracts over 400 competitors

Today's Friends of David Booth Race saw 51 yachts and over 400 competitors enjoy a fantastic pursuit race from Bayview to Lion Island and a finish off Talyors Point. Racing commences at 1330hrs for the first boats with the Commodores farr 45 the final boat to start o50 minutes later.
 
The north easterly and 15-24 knots on wind had crews working up to west head and popping kites for a fast ride home once navigating their way around Lion Island.
 
It was a great show of the RPAYC spirit on Pittwater enjoying sailing, comradery and clubmanship.  
 
Chutney Mary, skippered by Trevor Bailey took the lead once rounding Lion Island and fought of the fast approaching fleet to cross the line first and become the 2018 Friends of David Booth Perpetual Trophy Winner.
 
PlaceSail NoBoat NameSkipperT ahc
17155CHUTNEY MARYTrevor Bailey16.0
23878YOUNGER GENERATIONSarah Ellis12.0
35916ISOLDEPeter Helm12.0
4272PEGASUSRoger Prior24.0
5CB80SYLVIALarry Eastwood0.0
66128VENUEBrian Ellis12.0
770THE GREEN BOATRod Tanks15.0
87065VOLANTERoger Pratt11.0
9RPAYC8RPAYC YOUTH PROGRAMSWill Dennis18.0
107439UNRUFFLEDJ.Nicholls /J.Ellis25.0
 
View photographs from the race here.
 
View full results here.
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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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