Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 20:41

 

International Optimist sailor Hugo Hamilton this afternoon was chosen as the outstanding dinghy sailor at the 10th Crown Series Bellerive Regatta, winning six of the seven race series under testing conditions on the River Derwent.Hamilton, 13, from Sandy Bay Sailing Club, later...

Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 19:45

Nick Rogers has been a champion helmsman in many one-design sailing classes,  from Mirror dinghies to International Dragon keelboats.  Today he won another championship, the State title in the SB20 sports boat class, on Hobart’s River Derwent.

The hard-fought victory...

Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 19:45

Nick Rogers has been a champion helmsman in many one-design sailing classes,  from Mirror dinghies to International Dragon keelboats.  Today he won another championship, the State title in the SB20 sports boat class, on Hobart’s River Derwent.

The hard-fought victory...

Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 09:13

International Cadets competing in the Crown Series today. Photo Peter Campbell.

Race officials on Course Bravo disqualified more than half the fleet of International Cadet Dinghies from race three at the Crown Series Bellerive Regatta because they failed to sail the proper course....

Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 09:07

Capsized Paper Tiger in the4 Crown Series. Photo Peter Campbell

Former Australian champion Bruce Rose, sailing The Apprentice,  is leading the Paper Tiger state championship after the first day of sailing at the Crown Series Bellerive Regatta.

On a day of spectacular hull-...

Saturday, February 22, 2014 - 21:18

Wild broaches by keelboats and sports boats, broken rudders, a swamped small keelboat, and dozens of capsized dinghies and catamarans marked a spectacular day of sailing in the 10th Crown Series Bellerive Regatta on the River Derwent today.

 

South-westerly winds that ranged in...

Friday, February 21, 2014 - 22:11

A twilight race in near perfect conditions this evening set the pattern for a spectacle of sail on Hobart’s River Derwent this weekend as nearly 100 keelboats contested the opening race of the 10th Crown Series Bellerive Regatta.

Tomorrow and Sunday the biggest keelboat fleet...