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Juniors and Not So Junior Compete in the Manly YC Helly Hansen Women’s Challenge 2015 Centreboards  27-Mar-2015
Manly Yacht Club Helly Hansen Women’s Challenge kicked off on Saturday March 21st with the junior girls showing us how it’s done. The swell and wind conditions stretched them but they couldn’t keep the smiles off their faces.

The Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo was the best yet in its 4 year history  25-Mar-2015
The 2015 Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo held over Saturday March 21 and Sunday March 22 hosted by the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club in Newport on the Sydney’s Northern Beaches was a huge success.

38 Yachts compete in the Manly Yacht Club Helly Hansen Women’s Challenge 2015  25-Mar-2015
The 20th anniversary of the Manly Yacht Club Helly Hansen Women’s Challenge was a celebration enjoying a record fleet. Two classes of yachts separated into two divisions, plus a fleet of Ynglings stepped up to the Challenge.

Garmin’s ultimate black box sonar solution  24-Mar-2015
Garmin’s powerful new GSD™ 25 premium sonar module is the ultimate all-in-one black box solution for serious anglers fishing from high-end trailer boats and larger game boats.

Club Marine Series – 33,000 feet and still soaring  23-Mar-2015
Since the early 2000s, the penultimate round of Melbourne’s Club Marine Series has been all about supporting kids with cancer. Specifically, it is about assisting both them and their families through a very challenging time. To that very end, all the race fees of the day and the resources of the host, Sandringham Yacht Club (SYC), are given freely and proudly to the kids cancer charity, Challenge.

Voodoo Chile wins Farr 40 state title against crackerjack NSW fleet  23-Mar-2015
Lloyd Clark and Andrew Hunn’s Farr 40 Voodoo Chile sailing for Tasmania beat the host state’s majority line-up to be declared NSW champion at the penultimate contest of the one design class’ 2014/15 season.

Parker defeats Gallaway for Marinassess Women’s match race title  23-Mar-2015
Sarah Parker and her crew of Evelyn Foster, Clare Costanzo, Rachel Bower and Lauren Crossman from the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club capitalised on their dominant performance of yesterday to take out the Marinassess Women’s Match Racing Regatta 2015 hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia.

Record yacht fleet entered in the MYC Helley Hansen Women’s Challenge 2015  18-Mar-2015
Manly Yacht club has been a prime supporter of Women in sailing and is enjoying an impressive number of yacht entries for 2015.

Gaffer’s Day aims for 100-strong fleet  18-Mar-2015
The Sydney Amateur Sailing Club, organiser of the popular bi-annual Gaffer’s Day celebrations, is aiming to assemble a record fleet of 100 classic yachts for this year’s regatta on Sunday 18 October.

Discover Sailing this School Holiday  17-Mar-2015
Following on from its extremely successful January holiday camp, Concord and Ryde Sailing Club’s Discover Sailing Training Centre is running a Learn to sail holiday camp from Tuesday the 14th to Friday 17th April 2015.

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