2018/2019 Summers Series begins October 7. Notice of Race and entry form are available.
Take a look at the notes about the last race of the 2018 Winter series
Congratulations to Martini and her skippers Ross Clark and Michael Williams for their work to bring Martini home as the best performing classic of the 2018 Winter Series. Taking out the Marie Louise III Consistency Trophy was Ettrick. Congratulations to Gordon Tait. Runners up were all Tumlarens, Avian, Snow Goose, Dingo followed by series aggregate winner Martini. Click on the links to download the score cards for both trophies.
The Classic’s 2018 Winter Series Race 5 re-scheduled to August 19 has been cancelled. CYAA and RYCV Race director have determined the Bureau of Meteorology forecast for wind conditions on northern waters of Port Phillip Sunday August 19 will exceed the safe wind strength conditions for classic yacht racing.
This cancellation brings an end to the 2018 Winter Series of Classic Yacht racing on Port Phillip.
The best performing Classic Yacht during the 2018 Winter series was Martini. With the Tumlaren Fleet Avian led the fleet home. Congratulations and thanks to the 25 skippers and crews for their support of this series of Classic yacht racing. More after series information will be in the Race 5 post race notes.
The Race 5 August 19 Sailing Instructions and Group Start times are now available. Click on the links to download the documents.
The Race 5 Aug 19 Pre race notes and CYAA news items can be read from this link.
For the story on why Race 5 was postponed to August 19 Take a look
at the Race 5 postponed notes
Race 5 August 5 postponed to August 19. CYAA and HBYC Race director have determined the Bureau of Meteorology forecast for wind conditions on Port Phillip Sunday August will exceed the safe wind strength conditions for classic yacht racing.
Race 4 was conducted by the RMYS on July 22. Click on the links to check out the full results for Race 4 plus the Winter Series aggregate including the Tumlaren aggregate status and Marie Louise III Consistency trophy status .
Race 4 July 8 postponed to July 22. CYAA and HBYC Race director have determined the Bureau of Meteorology forecast for wind conditions on Port Phillip Sunday July 8 exceed the safe wind strength conditions for classic yacht racing.
Race 4 scheduled for June 17 is postponed to July 8
AP over A is signalled for Race 4
Advised by RYCV Race Director Port Phillip conditions forecast for Sunday will render unsafe waters for racing, irrespective of gale warning forecast status. Peter Costolloe CYAA (Vic) Handicapper
Full Race 3 results with BCH and CHC stats. Locker 57 Winter Series Aggregate and Tumlaren Series Aggregate Marie Louise Consistency Aggregate
CYAA 2018 Winter Series Race 3 Sailing Instructions plus Entries and allocated Handicaps for May 27 are now available. Click on the links to download a copy.
Take a look at the Race 3 pre race notes They contain information about the following:
Race 2 pre race notes and Brisbane Timber and Traditional Boat Regatta can be seen here.
CYAA (Vic) 2018 Winter Series Race 1 story
The 2018 Winter Series Notice of Race as amended Ammend 2 June 19 and Series entry form have been posted. Note: Race 1 will be conducted by RMYS in lieu of HBYC
Click on the links to download the NoR and entry form.
Series Races schedule as shown below
|CYAA Classics Winter Series – Race 1||10:30:00||13:30:00||Sunday||22-Apr-18||RMYS|
|CYAA Classics Winter Series – Race 2||10:30:00||13:30:00||Sunday||06-May-18||RMYS|
|CYAA Classics Winter Series – Race 3||10:30:00||13:30:00||Sunday||27-May-18||HBYC|
|CYAA Classics Winter Series – Race 4||10:30:00||13:30:00||Sunday||17-Jun-18||RYCV (Pursuit)|
|CYAA Classics Winter Series – Race 5||10:30:00||13:30:00||Sunday||08-Jul-18||HBYC|
|CYAA Classics Winter Series – Race 6||10:30:00||13:30:00||Sunday||22-Jul-18||RMYS|
|CYAA Classics Winter Series – Race 7||10:30:00||13:30:00||Sunday||05-Aug-18||HBYC|
|CYAA Classics Winter Series – Race 8 (Final)||10:30:00||13:30:00||Sunday||19-Aug-18||RYCV (Pursuit)|