Season opener, sunny greeting to 2016-17

Just one week before the first race of the 2016-2017 Sailing Season it was hard to imagine getting on the water, with stormy and wintry conditions wreaking havoc across the state. But the weather Gods listened and the weather opened up to welcome us to another sailing season. The fleet was met with a fickle…

Three’s a charm for CYCSA in Aus Yachting Championships

Both Secret Mens Business and Concubine will return to the CYCSA having achieved a podium finish in the Australian Yachting Championships at Hamilton Island. SMB held off a late charge from Concubine to claim third in the major IRC category while Concubine rounded off the podium on ORCi. With Beau Geste and Ichi Ban running away with…

Huttons win fourth Short-Handed Series

It only took 5 of the 6 races for Beth and Craig Hutton (Carioca Da Gema) to stitch up their fourth Canegrass Short-Handed Series win on Saturday, 20 August. With a drop to come and a 10 point lead over second after 5 races, the pair didn’t even need to turn up for Race 6…

IRC End of Season Report: Season 2015-16

Submitted by IRC Measurer, William Strangways. This season we had 18 yachts in SA with current IRC certificates. CYCSA  11, RSAYS  5, Port Lincoln 2. IRC club racing at the CYCSA was better supported this season with Inshore Div 1 attracting 5, plus 2 from RSAYS giving a total of 7 for a combined series.  Results: 1st…

AMS End of Season Report: Season 2015-16

Submitted by AMS State Measurer, William Strangways. In our third season of the AMS rating system operating in SA I am pleased to report the number of yachts with a current certificate stands at 49.  CYCSA  25, RSAYS  16, PASC 6, Pt. Lincoln 2 Div 1 club racing at the CYCSA picked up a bit this season with…