French youth sailors showed their sportsboat skills on the opening day of the SB20 Pre-Worlds regatta on Hobart’s River Derwent today, with 2015 world champion Robin Follin heading the leader board and Hugo Feydit third in the standings.
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 […]
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
Hi All We are doing a membership and functions push this year for the Derwent Sailing Squadron and we are putting together the Squadron’s Official Corporate Brochure and wanted to offer existing members and sponsors a chance to profile in the publication for a 16 month period. Also if members know of any businesses […]
Marine and Safety Tasmania have release a new brochure to help inform vessel operators of their responsibilities when operating on the River Derwent, especially in the vicinity of the Tasmanian Bridge. ~~~ Click Here for Brochure ~~~