°09 Nov 2014: Club Championship, Race 2 - Eric Bowen Memorial Trophy
The champion Gotta Love It 7 crew of Seve Jarvin, Sam Newton and Scott Babbage again showed the class which has seen the team sweep all before them in recent seasons of 18ft Skiff Racing on Sydney Harbour when they won Race 2 of the Australian 18 Footer League’s Club Championship today. (more...)
°02 Nov 2014: Mick Scully Memorial Trophy on Sydney Harbour, 2nd November
After a wild storm with winds gusting to 106 klms per hour hit Sydney Harbour yesterday, conditions on the harbour returned to a brilliant 12-15 knot South-East wind for today’s Mick Scully Memorial Trophy race.
Rig choice was split between the bigger #1 rigs and the smaller #2s, with the veteran John “Woody” Winning electing to go small on Yandoo. (more...)
°27 Oct 2014: Club Championship – Race 1 Alf Beashel Memorial Trophy
The brilliant conditions which have prevailed for the opening races of the 2014-2015 Australian 18 Footers League season continued today for Race 1 of the Club Championship on Sydney Harbour. After all teams registered their new equipment, they took to the harbour in a South-East breeze, which gusted to more than 20-knots. (more...)
°20 Oct 2014: Major A. Frizelle Trophy Sunday, 19 October 2014
The brilliant conditions of last week’s opening race of the season were duplicated today when the Australian 18 Footers League’s Major A. Frizelle Trophy race was sailed in a 20–knot North East wind on Sydney Harbour. (more...)
°16 Oct 2014: The Final Of The German Tour - Three Clean Bullets To Team Magic Marine
Three of the strongest German teams mixed up with Suisse team Easys for the Final of the German tour from 10th until 12th Oktober in Berlin. three other teams retired before starting and so these four went out for racing in tricky and tactical but warm conditions.
After three clean bullets for GER 33 Magic Marine it (more...)
°12 Oct 2014: R. Watt Memorial Trophy Sunday, 12 October 2014
18ft Skiff Racing was back on Sydney Harbour today when the Australian 18 Footers League staged the R. Watt Memorial Trophy 3-Buoys race as the opening event of its 2014-2015 Season.
A perfect 18-knot North-East sea breeze prevailed, giving competitors some excellent rides and spectators great racing action to watch. (more...)
°06 Oct 2014: 18ft SKIFFS: 2014-2015 SEASON BEGINS NEXT SUNDAY
The 2014-2015 Season of 18ft Skiff Racing will begin next Sunday (12 October) when the Australian 18 Footers League stages a 3-Buoys club trophy race on Sydney Harbour. (more...)
°05 Oct 2014: The Final of the German Tour starts next Friday
Next Friday we will see a great showdown on Lake Wannsee from 10th -12th October between two teams. First is Team Berlin Syndicat that finished 2nd in the first round on Lake Ammersee in May and 2nd in July at the Travemünder Woche, German Open and European Grand Prix. Second is Team EuroLink that finished Ammersee 3rd and Travemünde 3rd as well. The winner