The Australian Sharpie is a highly competitive yet social class with a long history of attracting and developing champion sailors

Monday, April 18, 2011

MBSC Season Finale

It is all over for this season at MBSC. A hand full of Sharpies made it onto the water in the very light and very variable northerly, westerly sometimes easterly breeze. Mainie probably had the right idea and sailed home mid race. With the Sharpie bar transformed into a wild west saloon a good crowd rocked up to spill plenty of beer and wine on the lawn while watching and endless stream of punters riding the Bucking Bull. A brave group of revellers were still kicking around 2am!!!!!!

Up coming events:

WASSA, AGM Date tba (Time to start arranging WA’s next Sharpie Nationals!!!!!)
Opening Days around September/October after another winter in the paddock.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

GBYC 2nd &9th April

Hi all
Just a quick update on club racing over the last two weeks,
2nd april club heat 6

As I am not allowed to mention Craigs crap starts I will just give the results

1st Suburban boys
2nd The Uninvited
3rd Suicide Blonde

9th april Some series of some sort

To be fair I wont mention Craigs good starts so here are the results

1st Suicide Blonde
2nd The Uninvited
3rd Suburban Boys

This week is the last race of the season being the last club heat, all to play for on this one, Suburban Boys hold a slender lead from Suicide Blonde and The Uninvited with the resultant champion being decided on the final siren,good luck to all.

Get well soon to Brownie who went under the surgeons knife yesterday for some repair work on his elbow (claims he wore it out working the sheet so much) Pete and Craig think it had frozen from inactivity. Must point out that brownie does not have a computer. Suicide needs to find a fill in for the week end.

till next week
Pete C

Monday, April 4, 2011

2011 Swansea Worlds

The Swansea Worlds took place over the weekend at the newly opened Camel Yacht Club. From the report it looks like everyone had a blast on the flat water of Great Oyster Bay. Looks like a sequel will follow so mark your calendars if your anywhere near there next year.

Full Wrap up

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