3 Results for month: 03/2017

No illusions about winner in Long Race

The penultimate day of racing in the Combined Clubs Long Race Series yesterday produced significant changes in overall standings with ‘gun boat’ Philosopher toppled from her number one berth in Group A handicap categories. The new joint leaders in AMS are David Brett’s Hanse 400e, Illusion and Matthew Denholm’s Farr 30,  Cleopatra, both on a ... More

Sam is king of the Laser Radials

Champion teenage sailor Sam King scored four wins and a second, out of the six final races sailed in the Laser Radial State championships on the Derwent of the weekend. Four races were sailed on Saturday, with RYCT race officers yesterday completing a further four races in NW winds up to 15 knots, gusting to 20 knots early in the day but faded during ... More

Export Roo wins SB20 Tasmanian championship

Two world championships in the SB20 one-design sports boat class are now firmly in the sights of prominent Hobart yachtsman Michael Cooper – the first on The Solent off Cowes in England, the second on Hobart’s River Derwent. On the Derwent last weekend, Cooper steered Export Roo to a convincing win in the SB20 Tasmanian State championship, ... More