Elwood Sailing Club is once again participating in the Top of the Bay Interclub Challenge. This year Altona Yacht Club as organising authority is hosting the event and ESC is requesting a large turn out of club members to compete.
The day starts with pre-race briefing at the AYC at 12.30pm on Saturday 6th Feb. For further details about the day view the Sailing Instructions. Further updates will be posted (NOR and Entry Form) as they come in.
Elwood Sailing Club is hosting the A Class Lightning Championship for International A Class Catamarans on 27th and 28th of February 2016. There will be three races on each day, back to back with a target time of 40mins per race. Continue reading
Looking for a new fun challenge for your children for the weekends or summer holidays – why not enrol them into the tackers sailing courses. Or if you have children with experience or a partner who is interested in learning to sail then enrol in “Start Sailing”
All enquires to: email@example.com or click HERE for more information and to book
Elwood Sailing Club is running a First Aid Course – any member is welcome to take part – for first time or if you took this course a few years ago as a refresher. It is free to club members (normally priced $100.00 per person) please contact Sarah on firstname.lastname@example.org to book. Continue reading
The ISAF Sailing World Cup regatta running from the 7 – 13th December will be held at the new St Kilda Sailing Precinct and will provide high quality racing to our sailors. We encourage you to get involved in this highly regarded international sailing event. Further details and links below…
Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions for 2015-16 Season.
Click links or via the drop down menu under “Sail” on the top bar of our homepage.
Here is the new sailing and events calendar for Elwood Sailing Club 2015-2016 season (updated 29 Aug 2015).
The season will off with Opening Day on the Friday 2nd October – Grand Final Public Holiday. The club will be having a spit roast and the bar is open to celebrate the new season.
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
We would like to congratulate Elwood SC sailor Alisanne Green on her return from the Hobie Worlds held in Lago do Garda. Where she took 16th place. Alisanne is also part of the training gang to Blaine Dodds (South Africa), the new world champ. Continue reading
ESC sailors and 2015 Victorian F18 champions Chris Boag & Tom Salt are currently competing in the F18 World Championships being held in Kiel, Germany.
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!