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Thursday, January 13, 2011

2011/12 Nationals: Shortened Format

Next Years Nationals have been promoted at the the recent 2010/11 Nationals with a shortened program being passed at the National Conference.

The Venue for the National is : Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron in Manly, Brisbane. (Not sure if it was flooded or not?)

Significant Dates:

Thursday 29th Measuring / registration
Friday 30th Invites back to back
Saturday 31st Heats 1 and 2
Sunday 1st Lay day
Monday 2nd Heats 3 and 4
Tuesday 3rd Heat 5
Wednesday 4th Heat 6
Thursday 5th Heat 7/ Prize night.

I have heard out treasurer Pete Ivannac has already booked his accommodation. The New format will be trialled in Queensland which hopefully captures the changes in all of our lifestyles. (Busy Busy Busy) I have started the counter once again, Time is ticking! 

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