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SAGS Report 02/02/2021

RUM RACE! Saturday’s SAG’s was held in ideal conditions with a SE to E breeze of 8 to 12 knots. I was initially going out on my own but at the last minute Allan jumped ship from Utopia to join me. First away was Pura Vida follow up by Moondance 6 minutes later and then…

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SAGS Report 19/12/2020

As we are relatively new to MBBC we have been enjoying the 4 or 5 SAGS races that we have been involve in. Dirty Deeds is one of those Catamarans that has had quite a pedigree in its racing history, so Luke and myself (Russ) and Luke’s eldest son, Alex (Captain) have been doing a…

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Boxing Day Race 2020

2020 Boxing Day SAGS report by Onno de Vos Due to the cancellation of the Sydney to Hobart some of our members had been canvassing the idea to organise a club race on the Saturday instead.  After tossing up and down between a scratch race to and back from Pearl Channel buoy or the standard…

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WAGS Report 30/12/2020

Well BOM said we wouldn’t get much breeze and they were right as the attached photo of the actual breeze shows. Note how there was nice breeze before race time and after race time!!!! Any even the race control was pessimistic when ENDORFIN logged on with 4 POB by responding that we wouldn’t do so…

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WAGS 09/12/2020

Thirteen boats out plus 43 crew for what was forecast, and proved to be,  a very pleasant WAGs with 10-12 knots of ENE breeze. Before the start we could see that a few of the earlier starters had hoisted spinnakers but as the wind at that time was stronger than the 10 knots cut off…

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SAGS Report 05/12/2020

The strong wind warning predicted was downgraded in the morning. We had 16 boats log on for the Rum Race with 45 Sailors. Catalina was an early retirement with halyard problems. The winds for the day were from the NNE blowing at a consistent 15 to 20Knts.   We started on time with Blue Moon…

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WAGS Report 02/12/2020

With 14 boats and 46 sailors and the wind forecast 20 knots it was decided to sail a starboard course in Deception Bay. The first leg to Caboolture River was a little wild with the wind over 20 knots at times and speeds around 12 knots allowed us to gain some ground on the rest…

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SAGS Report 28/11/2020

Race report from 28/11/20 By Sundance V . Well, for once the weather report was accurate 10-15 early going to 20 knots during the afternoon. Sundance V starting way down the fleet with what I thought was a mountain to climb, looking at the early starters which appeared to take off leaving the crew on Sundance watching…

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Twilight Race Report 26/11/2020

G’day sailors Last night was the final race in the Twilight series. Nine boats headed out into a 15 knot north-easterly. Happy days was the first out of thetraps and took a lot of catching before idle time eventually caught her rounding the final mark. The race was hotly contended for the second third and…

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WAGS Report 25/11/2020

Greetings Sailors,  Wednesday 25th November saw 15 boats front for a near perfect day on the water . Catalina’s start time of 1330hrs made us think we would have little chance of hunting down the early starters,  with a course taking us to Reef Point though allowed for a good Kite run to D Bay…

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