5 Results for month: 04/2019

Mothers Day Luncheon 2019

Celebrate your mum with Mother’s Day lunch at the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania. $60.00 per person, includes a glass of sparkling on arrival. $30.00 for children under 12 years. Live Music from Bridget Pross 12.00 pm Bookings Essential: (03) 6223 4599 or email corporate@ryct.org.au More

Jock Calvert’s World Cup Medal win

Young Tasmanian sailor Jock Calvert has won the Finn class medal race to finish sixth overall on the final day of the Hempel World Cup Series off Genoa. “This is 100 percent my best result away from Australia,” he said after the medal race, the final event which decides the medal winners in each class following qualifying races. Racing with the ... More

Entries open for huge 75th RSHYR

Entries are now open for the 2019 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, with the just-launched Notice of Race (NOR) encouraging sailors from around the world to join the historic 75th running of the ‘Everest’ of ocean racing. First conducted in 1945 from the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia in Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, the annual bluewater classic, which ... More

Another Dragon title to Karabos IX

Hobart yachtsman Nick Rogers today added another championship title to his unprecedented record in the International Dragon class, winning the 2019 Tasmanian championship on the River Derwent with Karabos IX. Rogers and his crew of Leigh Behrens and Oli Burnell outsailed the eight-boat fleet in all but one of the six races, and discarding his race two ... More

Pennants to Doctor Who, Intrigue

Derwent Sailing Squadron Commodore Steve Chau sailed his Young 88 Young Lion to victory in the final race of Division 3 IRC of the Combined Clubs Summer Pennant, scoring an outstanding eighth win out of nine races over the season. Young Lion also won the Division 3 AMS pennant, finishing second in the final race, but with five wins over the season. The ... More