CYC News

2017 CYC Winter Racing
The popular CYC Winter Racing Series will commence soon. Please keep these dates free - May 7th, May 21st, June 4th, June 18th, July 2nd, July 16, July 30, and August 13. Join us for some great winter racing! The NOR can be viewed here.
Online Membership & Boat Parking Now Available
The Canberra Yacht Club provides easy online membership registration. This facility is hosted by Australian Sailing's "myClub" . To Register online all you need is the email address currently registered with Australian Sailing. Simply click on the link below, select the number of people you are registering and click the "I already have an Australian Sailing Number, but need to set my password" button. Please note you do not need to know your AS number to register. Membership and Boat Parking for the 2016-17 Season
CYC Sailing School Enrolment Open
Enrolments now open! The CYC's very popular family, adult and children's sailing courses plus youth sailing squad places are now available for application. Places fill quickly! Book online today - Adults/Family  & Children.
Buoyed Up at the Canberra Yacht Club
Buoyed Up with Tackers, is an initiative which assists vulnerable children aged 7-12 years to participate in the Junior Sailing program as a way to build confidence, self-esteem and engage in an active lifestyle. The program provides children from disadvantaged backgrounds with a unique fun-based opportunity that will enhance their general life skills and capabilities. Please click here - for a video about Buoyed Up and how you can help this important initiative.
YACT Pleasure Boat Insurance
Yachting ACT has joined forces with Nautilus Marine to deliver the very best insurance packages for yachtsmen. Every time a YACT member takes out a policy, valuable funds are returned to both YACT and the member's sailing club. Find out more here.
CYC Boat Shop
The CYC Boat Shop has a comprehensive range for all your sailing requirements. We stock boat fittings, wire, clothing, fiberglass repair kits, nuts & bolts, rope, paint, bags, and much more. We are located in the Sailors Cabin downstairs on the Lake side of the CYC. Monday to Friday 9.30 am to 4.00pm - Saturday 9.30am to 12.00pm - Phone 6273 4777  boatshop@canberrayachtclub.com.au




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World Sailing News

Heiner's consistency pays dividends in Sailing World Cup Hyères
27 Apr 2017, 7:42 pm  Out of the 534 racers from 52 nations, racing across the ten Olympic events, Foiling Formula Kiteboarding and 2.4 Norlin OD, Heiner has been one of the most reliable performers with a string of top five finishes to lead in the Finn.
World Cup Series Hyeres – Dylan and Stuart hold their nerve on Day 3
27 Apr 2017, 7:18 pm  Wind conditions built later than anticipated on this third day of competition, and knowing that Friday’s forecast looks set to bring big breeze and potentially a day confined to shore, sailors and race management alike were eager to eke out the best conditions and complete the day’s schedule.
Points close as Heiner takes lead on Day 3 of World Cup Series Hyeres
27 Apr 2017, 6:59 pm  France’s Fabian Pic also moved up, to second, while Great Britain’s Ben Cornish didn’t have the best day, and dropped to third. Race wins went to Brazil’s Jorge Zarif and Norway’s Anders Pedersen.
World Masters Games - Bilger's success in the wind
27 Apr 2017, 12:19 pm  As a wind predictor, Jon Bilger thinks he’s got an advantage when it comes to the World Masters Games but the only issue is his predictions are available for all of his rivals. He still hasn’t been tempted to put out any rogue information, though.
The world of sailing comes to Antigua Sailing Week
27 Apr 2017, 10:09 am  About 1,500 competitors from 32 countries will enjoy five days of world class racing, preceded by the Guadeloupe to Antigua Race and the Peters and May Round Antigua Race.
SWC - Hyeres - Mazella and Parlier dominate racing on Day 2
27 Apr 2017, 5:44 am  A grey, overcast morning welcomed the sailors from the ten Olympic classes as well as the Open Kiteboarding (foiling Formula Kite) and the 2.4 Norlin OD, a Para World Sailing event, to the boat park with an expected morning breeze of seven - twelve knots from the west.

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