Elwood Sailing Club has a proud history of recreational and competitive sailing for monohulls and catamarans with easy access from Melbourne suburbs, favourable sailing through the season and fresh summer breezes for Windsurfing. Races and Training are held on Saturdays from October to Easter supported by our race & rescue patrol. We host international, national and state title events. To become a member, learn to sail, or hire the facilities for a function don't hesitate to contact us.

ISAF Coming To Elwood

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As many of you would know Elwood SC has been asked to join the ISAF World Cup in December, which is based from RMYC.  Elwood SC has been appointed to a participate in the race management of the Vipers and Kite Boarders.  This is a brilliant opportunity for Elwood Club Members to volunteer on the water.  Experience is not necessary as you will be taught on the water – however, those with experience are greatly appreciated.  ISAF will also feed you during the racing and provide invites to their social activities – which is based around St Kilda. Continue reading

F18 Worlds – Kiel, Germany

F18sESC sailors and 2015 Victorian F18 champions Chris Boag & Tom Salt are currently competing in the F18 World Championships being held in Kiel, Germany. F18 action

They are in good company, competing with fellow Australians Glenn Ashby & Brett Goodall and over 160 other boats. You can follow their progress on the official website or facebook.

Let’s hope they also bring back some of the latest 2 handed cat sailing techniques!

 

ESC Membership Renewals due 1 July 2015

It’s ESC Membership renewal time again!image ESC’s General Committee has reviewed the club’s financial position and decided that there will be no increases in annual membership subscription fees for the upcoming season, however to encourage a prompt response we will be implementing a late payment fee of $50 for payments received after the due date of 1 July 2015.  Continue reading

2015 ESC Presentation Night Photos

2015 ESC Presentation Night was a great success with all attending having a great time and dancing the night away. The meal was fabulous thanks to Dan Osinga and staff.

Club Person of the year was very well deserved by Croften Dawson who has been very active over quite a few seasons now with his influence being seen in the club and on thewater.  Continue reading

2015 Winter Sailing Series – updated

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Time to break out your winter woolies as the ESC 2015 Winter sailing series is almost upon us. All are welcome to join in with the plan to run 2 short races starting around midday on the following Saturdays;
16 May, 30 May, 13 June, 18 July, 1 August, 15 August, 29 August & 12 Sept 2015.

Please refer to the Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions for further details, I look forward to seeing you out on the water – Mike Wold, ESC Rear Commodore.