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

 
 

Line honours to Beau Geste in the Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Yacht Race

Guided by a full moon and making the most of the warm NE breeze the international crew of 17 on Karl Kwok’s 80-foot maxi Beau Geste took line honours tonight in the protracted Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race.

Team Australia dismasted in Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Yacht Race

In a sudden disappointing turn of events in the Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Yacht Race, race leader and multihull record holder Team Australia’s 100-foot mast came down late this morning when the trimaran was 10 miles out to sea south of Port Macquarie.

Mental aptitude and patience tested in Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Yacht Race

Promised nor’east winds have so far failed to materialise and line honours in one of the slower Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Yacht Races in history will be decided sometime late this afternoon or evening. 

T-shirt upwinder for Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Yacht Race

The blocking pattern of a huge stationary high pressure system over the Tasman Sea is going to decide conditions for the Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Yacht Race fleet of 28 yachts.

James Spithill joins Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs yacht race

The Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Race fleet of 28 setting off from the entrance to Broken Bay at 1pm this Friday January 2, 2015, can expect a straightforward race north with the Bureau of Meteorology’s long range outlook indicating dry weather and classic summer sea breezes.

ISAF Rolex Male World Sailor of the Year and two-time winning America’s Cup skipper, James Spithill, will inject plenty of know-how into the already talented pool of drivers on Sean Langman’s giant multihull Team Australia.

Couta Boat Nationals - RPAYC Teams head to Sorrento Vic

The Couta Boat Association and SSCBC welcome Division 1 & 2 Couta Boats to compete for the 2014 National Championship in waters off Sorrento and or Capel Sound. A maximum of 4 races are planned.

Team RPAYC will be represented By Team Southerly skipper Terry Moran, Team Sylvia sklpper Larry Eastwood and Team Emily skipper Bob Chook Fowler. Good luck to all teams. 

MON 29TH DECEMBER – SESSION 1 : Warning Signal: First Race, 1200 HRS. Subsequent races to follow back to back. A maximum of 2 races can be held in one session.

TUES 30TH DECEMBER – SESSION 2: Warning Signal: First Race, 1200 HRS. Subsequent races to follow back to back. A maximum of 2 races can be held in one session. 

WED 31ST DECEMBER Provision for resale 1000 HRS

If in the event that a total of 3 races have been completed, the committee will not use the provision for re-sail , results will be calculated on the scores of the 3 completed races. 

 

link to Couta Nationals - http://www.coutaboat.com.au/2014/12/2014-mercedes-couta-boat-nationals-nor/ 

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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