22 March 2015

Women and Girls in Sailing Network enewsletter #30

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Women and Girls in Sailing Network enewsletter #30


Sophie and Thomas Alexander named Victorian Junior Sports Team of the Year World champion sailors Sophie and Thomas Alexander rounded out a spectacular year having last night been awarded the Victorian Junior Sports Team of the Year 2014.

Women on Windsurfers Ever wanted to try windsurfing? Well here’s your chance… Inverloch Windsurfing Club invites you to our Women on Windsurfers Day - to be held on Saturday 28th March.

Albert Sailing Club launches 'Women and Girls Lake Challenge' An exciting new event has been launched by Albert Sailing Club (ASC) for all female OTB sailors sailing monohulls up to 5.5 m overall length.

Magic Racing at Port Melbourne The Magic Marine Port Melbourne Women’s Regatta was again held over the weekend 28 February / 1 March.


Developing Future Female Leaders This program has been designed specifically for Yachting Victoria to help women to develop and build on their leadership skills. Our hope is that this program will facilitate more women stepping up into leadership roles or volunteering for committees. There are two courses, both running at the Boatshed, Albert Park. The one-day course is on the 31st May and there is a two-night course on the 11th and 18th June.



21-March, 16-May, 12-September Women’s Lake Challenge at Albert Sailing Club

26-April Bottom of the Bay Regatta at Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club


29-March WISC Regatta Day 2 at Sandringham Yacht Club

19-April Shirley Freeman Trophy at Hobson’s Bay Yacht Club

24-May BLiSS Regatta Sunday Race at Royal Brighton Yacht Club

6-8-June Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta – 25th Anniversary

Please go to for more information on any of the above events. If your club has an event you wish to promote please send the information through to Sam


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