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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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SAGS Report 21/11/2020

The BOM predicted correctly 10 to 15 knot NE winds and a lovely sunny day. The ideal conditions saw 24 boats and 79.5 crew (congratulations Cate) front the start line with Happy Daze leading the fleet off to Garnet rock. There were interesting times at the Reef point marker as Happy Daze, Oscar, Pura Vida…

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WAGS Report 11/11/2020

Wags Skippers and Sailors Another beautiful day on the water with ideal conditions for an afternoon of gentle sailing. After the last two starts it was disappointing to start almost ten seconds late, however, we were able to make up those valuable seconds before we got to Godwin Beach. (So much for gentle sailing). We…

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SAGS Report 14/11/2020

Saturday 14th with a predicted wind forecast of 20 to 25knots saw 12 starters head out in around 15knots of Nor’east wind on a port course in Deception bay. With Sentier, Prophecy and Dream Lover not far behind us  Catalina  powered up in the freshening breeze to begin our chase of the early starters. The…

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SAGS Report 7/11/2020

G’Day All, It was indeed another great day in paradise when 71 sailors on 22 boats set sail on Satdee arvo for a quick sail over to Bribie south cardinal and back for the privilege of being allowed to write the report on sags 7/11/2020. For the second time in one-week Ragtop started on time,…

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WAGS Report 04/11/2020

Wags skippers and Sailors For the first time since arriving from Gladstone, Ragtop managed to start on time, although there was a rumour that we didn’t start late in the DMC Cup. There weren’t many boats ahead of us when we started (advantage of starting on time) and we were able to take the lead…

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