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Australian Youth Championships - Dying breeze on Day 4

In the Australian Youth Championships 2014 competitors were greeted with a light northerly gradient breeze on day four, at Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron and Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club.

With light winds forecast for most of the day, race officials knew that they would have their work cut out for them to get the scheduled two races for the day.

29er, 49er and 49er FX Champions decided at Brighton

The final races in the Zhik 29er, 49er and FX Australian Championships were completed at Royal Brighton Yacht Club today. It was a fine but overcast afternoon with southerly breezes steadily building 10 to 15 knots ahead of the forecast westerly change.

Australian 9er Championships - Waves manageable on Day 5

In the Australian 9er Championships the 29er, 49er, and 49er FX classes returned to the waters of Port Phillip off Brighton today after a rest day on January 1st. A fine but overcast day, the breezes were 8 -14 knots from the south-east, keeping the waves manageable.

Zhik 2013-14 Australian 9er Championships reaches halfway mark

For the Zhik 2013-14 Australian 9er Championships day two on the water for the 49er and FX classes, and day three for the 29ers, was another sunny Melbourne day with lighter breezes. It marked the halfway point of the Championships.

Zhik 2013-2014 Australian 9er Championships - Aggressive Day 2 for the 29ers

Zhik 2013-2014 Australian 9er Championships Day 2 for the 29er fleet was always going to be a day of aggression and for some redemption from the opening day of competition.

50kt southerly suffocates the Zhik AUS 9er Championships practice race

The Zhik 2013-2014 AUS 9er Championships practice race scheduled for 1500hrs yesterday had to be cancelled for all 29er, 49erFX and 49er fleets after a gale warning was issued for Port Phillip Bay.

Zhik 2013-2014 Australian 9er Championship just dripping with world class talent

This year’s Zhik Australian 9er Championships has attracted almost 80 teams from WA, VIC, NSW, QLD and TAS, and a number of top international teams from NZL and HKG. Australia boasts the best fleet of youth skiff sailors in the world, and with the current 29er world ranked 4th Kurt Hansen with Harry Morton, 5th Charlie Wyatt with 2012 ISAF Youth Team’s Scott Siganto and 6th Jim Colley/Sean Connor.

ISAF Coach and Sailor of the Year conclude Sail Middle Harbour Regatta

Over the past three days racing has been fantastic with changing conditions testing the race officials on the last day in particular. Regatta Director Lachlan Gilbert thanked the teams from both clubs for all their hard work.

Sail Middle Harbour Regatta - Magic Day 1

What a fantastic start to the Sail Middle Harbour Regatta today on Sydney Harbour. With racing starting at 1pm the sea breeze kicked in with a beautiful Nor’easter of up to 17kts. The Organising committee could not have hoped for a better day and were all happy with how the day progressed.
Zhik 2013-2014 9er Nationals

Australian 29er, 49er and 49erFX Championships at Royal Brighton YC

The Zhik 2013-14 Australian Championships for the 29er, 49er and 49er FX classes will be conducted by Royal Brighton Yacht Club over the coming New Year period – from December 28 through January 3.
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Zhik 2014-15 AUS 9er Championships


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