Articles in the Academy category
Mark Lees & his Academy Team Head for Perth
The 'Warren Jones' is one of the top youth match race regattas in the world. Warren Jones winners have gone on to be the ISAF No.1 match racers.
First held in 2003, and then in alternate years at the Royal Perth Yacht Club and Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club, both ICOYC members, we have an agreement that the Warren Jones winner gains a free entry to the Royal Southern Match Cup and our U25 winner gains a free entry to the Warren Jones.
Race Volunteers 2015
2015 is almost upon us and will bring 8 external regattas, including 4 National Championships, ISAF Grade 2 Match Racing event as well as our normal programme of monthly regattas and Club races.
To help us plan for 2015, it would be most useful if you could review the Race Volunteer Form, with its event schedule. All experience levels are welcome. To download the form click here and...
NCI Granted Dedicated VHF Channel
Coastwatch Institution (NCI) has been allocated
a national licence by OFCOM for the use of VHF.
This facility is
scheduled to become operational on 1 October
2014 when National Coastwatch stations will go
live for the first time on Channel 65. In the
meantime, stations will be equipped with a
dedicated radio for this purpose and the service
will replace the practice of some stations
currently holding a licence to operate on Marina
Channel 37. This will no longer be available.
Royal Southern ISAF Grade 2 Match Cup - Wrap-Up Report - Swinton & Team Alpari FX claim The Boysterous Trophy
Report: Phil Riley Photos: Michael Austen Video: LPB Aerial Imagery
The winning Team Alpari FX led by Keith Swinton (below) was
presented with The Boysterous Trophy by Naomi Hall at Sunday
afternoon's Royal Southern Match Cup prizegiving.
When two of the world's best
match-racers go head-to-head the smallest edge can be decisive - and
so it proved in the final of the Royal Southern Match Race Cup 2014.