fbpx
  23 Marieville Esp, Sandy Bay TAS 7005  03 6223 1977

Author Archive

Farr 40 fleet back on Derwent

Farr 40 fleet back on Derwent

The high-performance Farr 40s are back racing as a fleet on the river, with five of the big boats entered in the Derwent Sailing Squadron/Battery World Winter Series which opened today. For the first time in several years, the Farr 40s had their own class and today they enjoyed extremely close and competitive racing with […]

Continue Reading
Tasmanian crew for women’s keelboat regatta

Tasmanian crew for women’s keelboat regatta

A talented crew of Tasmanian yachtswomen, headed by international sailor Jo Breen, has entered for the Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta on Melbourne’s Port Philip in early June. They will race the well-performed Sydney 38 class yacht, Chutzpah, in what is shaping up to be a record fleet of boats, crewed by women from all States […]

Continue Reading
Young Lion roars on River Derwent

Young Lion roars on River Derwent

Derwent Sailing Squadron Commodore Steve Chau yesterday sailed his Young 88 Young Lion to victory in the final race of Division 3 IRC of the Combined Clubs Summer Pennant, scoring an outstanding eighth win out of nine races over the season. Young Lion also won the Division 3 AMS pennant, finishing second in the final […]

Continue Reading
Philosopher casts its spell on Derwent

Philosopher casts its spell on Derwent

  Another day on the Derwent and another day of wins for Shaun Tiedemann’s Sydney 36cr Philosopher on Saturday as she sailed to an overall victory in the Combined Clubs Inshore Series for 2018-19. Philosopher convincingly won all three Division 1 races under AMS ratings on corrected times and two out of three under IRC […]

Continue Reading