The temperature hit 35 plus degrees in the sun and that was agony as the crews waited to get a final start for almost 3 hours. With the breeze literally switching thru 180 degrees of the compass, to their credit the race committee waited just … Continue readingIt came down to the wire despite the ‘heat’
Races 5 & 6 proved pivotal in the make-up of the final show down for the battle for the Peroni 16 and 13 foot Skiff Australian Titles. Just like the old days when the milkman delivered your bottles to the door the cream was always … Continue readingAnd there were 3 three Battle Royale at Middle Habour for the Title
What a difference a day makes. The race committee’s decision to utilise the lay day proved to be a good one with back to back racing today sailed in a good 15 knot Nor North Easter. A big tide made for choppy conditions and even … Continue readingComrades to Arms A day of carnage however fantastic racing
After a no start yesterday the committee is absorbing the sanctioned lay day to play catch up in hope of breeze to get the flying machines underway. The Bureau of Metrology has predicted some hope for today. Huey apparently is on holidays but he may … Continue readingWaiting for Huey – Pernoni Australian 16 and 13 foot championship praying for the God of wind to deliver
Day 2 of the Peroni 16 and 13 foot Australian Championships was a different game to the initial opener. The fleet was greeted with an immediate dilemma as the breeze teetered between a big or small rig. Crews lamented …. their final decision will the … Continue readingAge and Treachery V Youth and Skill – 5 Laps tells the story
Just as the first race of the Formula One Season generates – powerful machines being launched onto the track, horse power ready to explode. A lot of chest beating amongst the gladiators. Now move it forward to the first heat of the Peroni 16 and … Continue readingBrotherly Love or Not? – And does Girl Power Rule …. Absolutely
The club is open for all to come down, drop boats off, pick up the goodies bag and hang around for the ASSA AGM. Following the AGM, there will be welcome drinks on the DeckBar. Schedule 1000 hrs | Boat Drop off / Registration 1600 … Continue readingRegistration Day kicking off!
While Christmas celebrations have come and gone and the Sydney to Hobart was one of the most exciting in years, many of Australia’s finest are preparing to compete in the 2018 Peroni Australian 16ft & 13ft Skiff Championships to be held at the Middle Harbour … Continue readingThe Peroni Australia 16ft & 13ft Skiff Championships are fast approaching
Sailing Instructions have been uploaded for the Peroni Australia 16ft & 13ft Skiff Championships. The link below can also be found under ‘Official Documents’ on this regatta website. Any changes to SI’s will also be found here, and sailors will be notified if this occurs. … Continue readingSailing Instructions
Peter Tinworth President of the Middle Harbour 16 Foot Skiff Club previews the coming Australian National Championships on Sydney Harbour on January 2-7 2018. get out a look at the 65 boat fleet. It will be huge. Spectator boats available. Contact the club.