15 April 2014

Cruising & Racing News - #3

Race and Cruising News

Edition 3: 15th April, 2014

St Leonards Race and Cruise to Queenscliff

Heat 5 of the Long Distance Series, the traditional last race in the series to St. Leonards, is scheduled to commence at 10:00 hrs on Saturday, 26th April. Get your crew together and enter through Top yacht.

In conjunction with this race there is a Club organised Cruise to the Queenscliff Cruising Yacht Club, staying overnight at this venue on Saturday, 26th April. The QCYC bar will be open on Saturday Evening and there are great BBQ facilities available. This Cruising event is open to all yachts competing in the race to St. Leonards and those yachts who would just would like to cruise to Queenscliff and not participate in the race to St. Leonards are welcome.   

As the Cruise to Queenscliff has been officially organised by HBYC it is now a requirement that yacht details are recorded on the link provided on our website...  Sailing@HBYC/Cruising or Racing/Long Distance Series/Cruising

We will be using the details on the link to advise the QCYC of the number of yachts staying overnight and the POB, so if you intend to stay at overnight details on the link must be completed by 17:00 hrs on Wednesday, 23rd April, 2014. 

Brass Monkey Series

This series starts on Saturday, 3rd May, 2014. There are a variety of Divisions and this is the largest and most popular winter series on the Bay. Get your crews together and join the fun!

There are minor alterations to the Spinnaker Pursuit and “Long” Courses for 2014.All the new details are available on the our website Racing/Brass Monkey Series.

Good Sailing!


Ian Robertson

HBYC Sailing Administrator

Ph 9397 6111

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