BYS at Airlie Beach Race Week

Monday, 13 August 2018 by

Last Friday marks the start of Airlie beach race week now in its 30th year.  BYS has three boats entered with around 20 plus BYS members sailing in the regatta. The three boats entered are Hotel a beneattu 43.3 owned by Jenni Maclean and John Coppock, Mel a Hanse 38.5 owned by Joan and Adrian

BYS GPS assisted Mark Laying Course

Monday, 13 August 2018 by

GPS assisted Mark laying course Last Sunday, the Regatta and Race Management subcommittee conducted a half day seminar on the use of GPS assistance for accurate mark laying. Familiarity and skill in using GPS is not only important and useful for club level  racing, but is a requirement for conducting State and National regattas with

Congratulations to BYS Members Ken Douglas, Tim Fox, Greg Cooper, David Richards, Michael Versteegen, Grant Cathro, Alan Hose & Malcolm Cook for competing in the Koh Samui Regatta in Thailand. They raced in a Beneteau First 44.7 called Fujin. Fujin finished 3rd Overall, finishing the regatta with a race win. Further to Thailand, David Richards

Club Judge Course at BYS

Tuesday, 24 July 2018 by

Last Sunday, the Club’s Regatta and Race Management (RRM) subcommittee and BYS hosted a half-day Club Judges Course. This was an Australian Sailing seminar detailing the process by which protest hearings are conducted and adjudicated. We were very fortunate to have Paul Pascoe (International Judge) and Chris Wilson (National Judge) as our presenters. Both Paul

Racing Abandoned – 17/6/18

Saturday, 16 June 2018 by

Please note that Keelboat racing on 17/6/18 has been abandoned due to the Gale Warning present on Port Phillip for tomorrow. Please click here for the full notice.