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WAGS sailing 20.2.19 22 February 2019 - This week’s WAGS 20/02/109 Race Report from PROPHECY A beautiful sunny day with winds in the 10-15 knot range greeted a fleet of 11 boats and 34 crew. Having one last week the crew aboard Prophecy were concerned to be starting well behind the field. We could see Seraya, Sentier and Catalina ahead of us…
SAGS sailing 16.2.19 20 February 2019 - This week’s report from ZINGARA.   The strong SE winds continued and the BOM predicted 15 to 20 knots. As usual, the early starters were greeted with slightly more wind but this dropped off later in the afternoon much to the disadvantage of the late starters.   The unfavourable forecast resulted in reduced fleet numbers…
WAGS sailing 13.2.19 20 February 2019 - This week’s WAGS report 13.2.19 comes from PROPHECY. And check out the video link below too.   Starting at 2:08 we noticed many of the boats ahead of us were running reefed mainsails, we assumed that it was because of the brisk Nor’easter blowing up to 20 knots.   This led to some discussions amongst…
SAGS sailing 9.2.19 13 February 2019 - This week’s SAGS report 9.2.19 from SERAYA.   What a great day on the Bay with 23 yachts and 69 crew out to enjoy the ideal  12 to 15 knots of NE breeze – perfect for the Garnet Rock course. Luckily for SERAYA, two of her monohull rivals SILVERADO and FREYJA were short of experienced…
WAGS sailing 6.2.19 8 February 2019 - WAGS report 06/02/2019 from RIMFIRE   Eight boats logged on for the days race  About time, Double D, Endorfin, Rimfire, Sentier, Seraya, Silverado, and Zingara. The winds on the day were from the ESE direction in the 20knt plus range This made for a fairly quick trip around the course. Zingara was the first boat…
SAGS sailing 2.2.19 6 February 2019 - This week’s SAGS report from JUPITER.   What a great day on the water 14 boats “I think”. A perfect strength and direction for Jupiter it had us flying to the first mark with the little reacher up followed by Amazing Grace trying hard to close the gap, we rounded the mark hard on the…
WAGS sailing 30.1.19 3 February 2019 - This week’s WAGS report from Dale off CATALINA,   With near perfect weather forecast, unfortunately only eight boats were there to enjoy the best that Deception Bay can offer. Watching the early starters reach off in a brisk 12knots to Caboolture river entrance we thought this was going to be their race. Catalina began the…
SAGS sailing 26.1.19 1 February 2019 - This week’s SAGS report from Tony off  SENTIER.   Chrissy from PAGE III was going to write this report but something came up so I am doing the report. Hers would have been more entertaining.   What a way to spend AUSTRALIA DAY,  a couple of drinks at the club before the race, a nice…
WAGS sailing 23.1.19 29 January 2019 - This week’s WAGS 23/01/2019 report from RIMFIRE   A nice day out on the water with 15knt to  20knt NNE winds. Twelve boats logged on for the race; CATALINA, DOUBLE D, ENDORFIN, EVER AFTER, NICE TRY, OSCAR, PROPHECY, RIMFIRE, SENTIER, SERAYA, SILVERADO, and ZINGARA. The winds picked up a little before the start and OSCAR…
SAGS sailing 19.1.19 22 January 2019 - Here is the race report for SAGS 19.01.19, from Roger of HAPPY DAZE   A big thanks to the handicapper, Vaz for cleaning my bum, Simon and Duane for crewing with skill and enthusiasm, Dave DD for doing the presentation, MBBC for sponsoring and everyone for not overtaking me for a change – choice!  …