Sydney Harbour Regatta 5 & 6 March 2016

Sydney Harbour Regatta, hosted by Middle Harbour Yacht Club on 5 & 6 March 2016, will have a J24 division.

MHYC have a dedicated J24 trophy that they hope to present this year but in order to run the division they need your entry.

This is always a […]

Second hand sails wanted

A couple of owners have been asking my about buying used sails:- main, jib and genoas, so if anyone has any sails for sale, please email me the details and I can pass the information on, and hopefully help you make a sale!

Sportsnap – Awesome close up Nationals photography

When Doug MacGregor asked Luis Ferreiro to come along and try his hand at yachting photography, he couldn’t have known what a star he was unleashing on us. Luis’ on water photography is superb. Alan Cousins drove the boat all week and got Luis close to the action, in fact I think due to […]

2016 National AGM Minutes & Report

Outgoing President Dave Suda preprared a comprehensive report on the past year, this and the minutes are online under ‘About J24″

2016 Nationals final day

Spectacular pictures from Luis Ferreiro coming soon

The Black Prince of Sandringham has been returned to his throne.

The final day was a series of ups and downs. Steve Girdis sailing Convicts Revenge came up from 3rd to claim second and Jet went down to 3rd. With the first race sailed in […]

Nationals Day Three

A tough day on the water today with Southerly winds of 22-28 knots and big seas – hard work up wind but great surfing downwind. Only two races were sailed with the third being canned when in the starting sequence, I think many were quite glad to be going back to the marina. Dave Suda, […]

Nationals Day Two

It’s Jet’s day as we extend away from the fleet

Perfect sailing weather today (it’s always like this at Sandy!) with a 10 knot SE breeze and flat water. Shirts and shorts sailing so the northern hemisphere overseas visitors are very happy. Three races in today and the big mover is Jet with two […]

Nationals Day One

After an abandoned practice day and with the possibility of Day One being a no-go as well it is great to be able to say we got 3 good races in. The first two races were with most people on genoas in 12 – 15 knot SE breeze and the third race onto jibs with […]

Nationals Newsletter No. 9

Hi all

Great to see everyone starting to get into motion today, lots of boat polishing going on, forestay flags being hoisted, and most importantly – eating! After what has been a tough December for many, and a perhaps somewhat less-than-festive festive season, there were plenty of relieved faces peering down at the scales! Well […]