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

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

AGM - Outcome

Hi All,

The AGM has come and gone and we welcome Dave Meehan into the position of Measurer.
Other Committee positions stay the same;
President              Craig Mann
Vice President      Gordon McKercher
Secretary               Brendon Green
Treasurer              Peter Ivanac
Measurer               Dave Meehan
Publicity                 Rhyss Edwards

The sailing schedule will be similar to last season, provisional dates.
EFYC Opening Sept TBA
MBSC October 15th 
GBYC TBA
MOFSC TBA
Shelley TBA
Perth Flying Squadron Opening Day  November 6th.
Metro, State Selection and Travelers Series November 12th EFYC and 27th MBSC.
Nationals Dec 28th  Jan 5th RQYS
 
WA State Sharpie Titles Feb 11/12th MBSC.
Note at this point we are limited to Melville Water East and Matilda Bay from 8 am to 1 pm Sat 11th and Sunday 12th 8am to 4.30pm. Be aware we may need to commence racing as early as 0900. Upside is more time for a drink on Saturday afternoon!!!!!!!!!!

We have started preparations for the 2013/14 Nationals here in Perth. The intention is to request a 7 day format from the National body similar to the QLD trial.
Discussions have been undertaken with several venues and a decision will be made shortly on the favored location/s.

The Website will continue to develop including more video footage to be posted with the Go Pro Hero.
Thanks to the regular contributors your efforts have help to attract as many as 400 hits some weekends.

Regards,

Craig Mann
President WA Sharpies

Please send us your news, photos, video, links to washarpies@gmail.com so we can add it to the website.