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Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta Lecture Series leads the Way

The Australian Women's Keelboat Regatta Lecture Series is back for 2015 with a stellar line up of presenters.

Areeba! for Port Phillip Women's Championship Series Race 4

Shirley Freeman
Race 4 of the Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series (PPWCS) is fast approaching with the Shirley Freeman Trophy Race being hosted by Hobson’s Bay Yacht Club (HBYC) on Sunday 19 April 2015 commencing 1100hrs. This year sees an exciting expansion of their Lady Skipper’s program with the establishment of an additional Non-Spinnaker race - the Senorita Cup.

OTB Invited to Join Keelboats for BLiSS 2015

For the last 6-years, BLiSS has been showcasing womens yacht racing at RBYC, returning this year on 23-24 May 2015. This year RBYC will collaborate with off-the-beach (OTB) fleets at RBYC and around Port Phillip.

Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series – Bump n’ Grind

They can sail and do it well nearly every time they hit the racetrack
The Sandringham Yacht Club (SYC) hosted today’s third round of the 2015 Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series (PPWCS). Sensational Autumnal weather greeted the crews that had turned out for the Women In Sailing Challenge, which is usually a set of sprint races.

Port Phillip Women's Championship Series back for Race Day 3

The Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series (PPWCS) is back on Sunday 29 March for Race Day 3, hosted by Sandringham Yacht Club (SYC) as Day 2 of their Worldwide Ticketing Women in Sailing Challenge (WISC) Regatta.

Victorian Sailors test the water at NZ Women's Keelboat Regatta

Marg Neeson at the helm of the Farr MRX
It was with great excitement that I flew out of Melbourne on Thursday, March 26 to participate in the 2015 New Zealand Women’s Keelboat Regatta in Auckland, my first international sailing competition.

NZ Women’s Keelboat Regatta attracts RBYC Entry

Marg Neeson at helm of Wild Child
Seven Victorian female sailors are taking their challenge across the Tasman to compete in the annual New Zealand Women’s Keelboat Regatta to be contested over the weekend of 28-29 March 2015 on the waters of the Hauraki Gulf.

Sophie and Thomas Alexander named Victorian Junior Sports Team of the Year

Sophie and Thomas Alexander receive their VicSport Award
World champion sailors Sophie and Thomas Alexander rounded out a spectacular year having been awarded the Victorian Junior Sports Team of the Year 2014.

Albert Sailing Club launches 'Women and Girls Lake Challenge'

An exciting new event has been launched by Albert Sailing Club(ASC)for all female OTB sailors sailing monohulls up to 5.5 m overall length. The 'challenge' will be run as a three heat event over three separate days with short course format racing on each day.

Magic Racing at Port Melbourne

The Magic Marine Port Melbourne Women’s Regatta was again held over the weekend 28 February / 1 March. And what a weekend it was! As in all things planned at PMYC, it went off brilliantly!!

Take the helm at Port Melbourne thanks to Magic Marine Australia

Port Melbourne Yacht Club invites you to take the helm at the Magic Marine Australia Port Melbourne Women's Regatta on 28 February and 1 March.

Australian Sailing Team celebrates International Womens Day

On the occasion of the 2015 International Women's Day, the Australian Sailing Team and Squad are celebrating our female Australian Sailing athletes!

Make It Happen for Women & Girls in Sailing on 8 March 2015!

This International Women's Day, Make It Happen for fairer recognition of women in sailing and Make It Happen for more women in leadership roles at your club!

Fast Track your Laser Racing Skills with the Krystal Coaching Program

This program aims to give current female sailors aged between 12-15 years either in Lasers or other classes a basic foundation in Laser Racing skills for Laser 4.7 & Laser Radial Females.

Port Phillip Women's Championship Series - Ladies v ships, barges and tugs

The little Bluebird known as Drambuie
Hot, blustery and damn good fun - perfect racing!

Port Phillip Women's Championship Series - Love a Southerly

Winning form from the first time lady Skipper on Bruschetta VI.
It almost did not happen, but a new breeze arrived to save the day and the Port Phillip Women's Championship Series got away in a blaze of sunshine and a squirt of breeze

Port Phillip Women's Championship Series 2015

The YV Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series (PPWCS) 2015 marks the third series which combines the existing ‘signature’ women’s events from the five keelboat clubs at the top of the bay into one event and will be contested on the waters of Port Phillip from February to May 2015.

Launch of Port Phillip Women's Championship Series 2015

Come and join us for the launch of the third PPWCS at Royal Brighton Yacht Club on 30th January 2015. Free entry, canapés on arrival and drinks at bar prices. Stay on for dinner afterwards by booking through the RBYC office.

Gen Z Challengers for Latitude Ocean Race

BTB mentor Aidan Geysen with Mikhalla Arthur,Emily Close and Tom Vaughan
Welcome aboard to the Gen Z challengers! Three young Sandringham Yacht Club (SYC) members took advantage of the recently launched Ocean Racing Club of Victoria (ORCV) new Youth Membership category for 16-25 year olds and signed up for the Beyond the Bay (BTB) program to prepare them for ocean racing.
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