303 and Liberty sailors invted to compete at George Mac regatta

by DYC

George Mac Regatta

The George Mac Regatta is Royal Brighton Yacht Club’s premier off-the-beach event, and will be held on the weekend of December 3 & 4, 2016.

The regatta will bring together off-the-beach sailors of all ages from around the bay and interstate. Invited classes include all junior and youth classes, along with a variety of open classes including the Hansa 303 and Liberty

The Club boasts first rate facilities, including an extensive and newly-expanded rigging and boat-storage area, a sheltered boat launching area, and ideal sailing conditions for all ages, along with extensive on-shore facilities for competitors and supporters to enjoy. A hoist/ C-crane is available to allow sailors with limited mobility to be safely lifted in and out of their boats. Accessible bathroom facilities are also available in the club and on the hardstand.

Sailors in Hansa 303's participated in the re-launch of the event last year, after RBYC had hosted the successful Victorian Hansa Class Championships in 2015.

Entries opened on September 1st. Notice of Race and more information about the event can be found at the website




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