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Victorian Youth Sailors of the Year - Michelle Bursa, Chelsea Haynes, and Anna Phillip

Anna Phillip, Chelsea Haynes, Michelle Bursa awarded 2014 Youth Sailors of the Year
This year saw so many outstanding young women sailors that the 2014 Victorian Youth Sailor of the Year was jointly awarded to Laser sailor Anna Phillip, and catamaran team Michelle Bursa and Chelsea Haynes. The three girls are currently representing Australia in the 2014 ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship in Portugal.

Victorian Female Sailor of the Year – Pip Pietromonaco

Congratulations to Pip Pietromonaco, on being awarded Victorian Female Sailor of the Year 2014.

Ocean Girls on their Way to Vanuatu

Escapade M2V crew
If you think Melbourne weather has been cold, spare a thought for the ten Ocean Girls who departed Portsea on Monday June 30 in search of Vanuatu and warmer climes.

OTB Marine Yachting Victoria Awards Evening 2014

The Yachting Victoria awards were held on Friday 20th June at Sandringham Yacht Club. The event, which was attended by over 330 people, saw some excellent results, in particular from female sailors.

AWKR 2014 - Flying Tigris catches the Phantom on Port Phillip

Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta 2014 - Victory in the final race of the Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta for the Flying Tiger 10 called Tigris and Phantom’s final fade-out in light airs turned the scoresheet upside down in EHC division one

Australian Women’s Keelboat 2014 Hits a High Note

Congratulations to all the competitors who participated in the 2014 Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta (AWKR) held over the Queens Birthday weekend June 8-10. And thank you to Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron (RMYS) and the organising committee for superb hospitality and great racing for the 24th event.

A First for Frankston Yacht Club -Meaghan Densley is First Female Commodore

Congratulations to Meaghan Densley on her recent appointment as Commodore of Frankston Yacht Club (FYC), the first female and also the youngest person to be appointed to the role.

Winners are Grinners at second Port Phillip Women’s Championship Awards

The second year of the Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series (PPWCS) saw a lively celebration at the Awards Presentation at Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron (RMYS) on Friday 30 May 2014.

BLiSSful finale for Port Phillip Women's Championship 2014

Brighton Lady Skippers Series (BLiSS), run by Royal Brighton Yacht Club (RBYC) and now in its sixth year, contributed the final race (Race 5) of the Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series (PPWCS) over the weekend of 24 & 25 May 2014.

Albert Sailing Club Girls & Women Dinghy Challenge

SATURDAY 14th. June 2014, All Classes junior and Senior invited.

Victorian Girls attend ASC Women and Leadership in Sailing Project

Three Victorians, along with eleven other females from within the sailing industry, took part in the Women and Leadership Sailing project funded by the Australian Sports Commission.
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