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SB20 CREWS RELAXING AT THE DSS POST-RACING

SB20 CREWS RELAXING AT THE DSS POST-RACING

The waterfront lawn of the Derwent Sailing Squadron has proved a popular place to relax for local and international crews following the past two days of intensive racing on the Derwent in the SB20 Pre-Worlds regatta.   Each evening the top performing skippers overall and in various divisions have been presented with a photograph of […]

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EXHILARATING SB20 SAILING ON THE RIVER DERWENT

EXHILARATING SB20 SAILING ON THE RIVER DERWENT

Day two of the SB0 pre-Worlds regatta has provided competitors with two exhilarating races on Hobart’s River Derwent today. A north-west to west-nor’westerly breeze averaging 16-18 knots, with sharp gusts as high as 30 knots, has seen spectacular downwind sailing. There was plenty of high speed sailing onday of the Pre-Worlds. Photo Jane Austin Positions […]

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Summer Pennant double to Don Calvert’s Intrigue

Summer Pennant double to Don Calvert’s Intrigue

Octogenarian yachtsman Don Calvert obviously has lost none of his tactical sailing skills on the River Derwent and Storm Bay with his 33-year-old Castro 40 Intrigue. Calvert steered Intrigue to a double handicap victory in Group 1 of today’s Combined Clubs Summer Pennant race, winning both IRC and AMS scoring categories of the 29 nautical […]

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2017-17 Summer Prize Night Pics

Congratulations to all competitors who competed in the 2016-17 summer season. If you were unable to attend the prize night last Friday you can watch it all now as we went live on Facebook ~ HERE ~ Gilbert Leitch - Winner Graham Blackwood Memorial Philosopher - Don McKean Memorial Trophy Peter Stanley - Tom Stephens [...] Continue Reading