Ladies Race Day! (sailing instructions available here )

Splish Splash Swimwear and Cairns Yacht Club are very proud to announce…

Ladies Race Day!!!Ladies Race Day - 11Oct15 Flyer

That’s right ladies, its time to show the boys how its done. Come down on the 11th October with all your gal-pals, your best girl-power sailing attire, and a bottle of bubbles! WOOO!!

Details in brief –

Event Date: 11th October, 2015.

Briefing: 10:30am, at the boatshed.

Race: Harbour race, starting at 12-noon Edited Ladies Day SI July 2014 -final 

…and as always, all boats are required to have a female skipper with a 50% female crew (Men can dress up, if they are that way inclined).

We would also like to ask that all participants decorating their boats to please keep our marine animals in mind (I’m talking about turtles, not yachties) so please, no balloons or plastic streamers!

See you there!

Sail Cairns Festival Cup results

Check out the Sail Cairns Festival Cup results. Thank you to all competitors and volunteers, and congratulations to our winners:-

Division 1   Wild Spirit

Division 2   Kaizen2

King of the Island   The flying Dutch women

Off the beach Division Overall results:

  • 1st place – The flying Dutch women, Marja Beattie-Van Helden
    2nd place – Gemma, Bill Wiltshire
    3rd place – the ducks nuts, Jai Tooley

Click on the links below to view the results.

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Junior Sailing sign on day 17th January

On 17th January from 1-5pm the CYC will host a junior sailing sign on day at the clubhouse located at the Marlin Marina in Cairns

In 2020 the CYC will be conducting the following Junior Sailing programs:-

TACKERS program – aims at kids between 6 and 12 years of age to develop sailing skills and confidence on the water (Friday’s 4 to 6 pm during the school terms).

GREEN FLEET program – introduces junior sailors to racing skills and will be running fortnightly at dates to be determined.

OUT THERE SAILING is a program of social fun sailing designed for teenagers 12-17 years old, no experience on sailing boats is required – just a sense of fun – this program will run for 12 hours after school hours, dates to be advised.

The CYC invites all our 2019 Learn to Sail and Tackers graduates to bring a mate and come on down for the CYC sign on day – it’s free & family friendly!Tackers big day outTackers Family FunTackersWags & Dinghys 2Apr14 049Pacers are readyyeah boys

Ellis Beach Regatta is on this weekend!

ELLIS BEACH FEES

Ellis Beach NOMINATION Form

Ellis Beach Boat Hire FormEllis Beach Regatta 2018

The end of year regatta is on at Ellis Beach this weekend, sing out if you can help out in any way.  Please advise if you’re sailing/camping/staying for dinner on Saturday night.  Kev needs to know numbers for catering.

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