OTB

Cadet State Championships

Credit to Dave Wallace and Brad Collis for the photography Last weekend the 2019 International Cadet State Championships were on at RYCV and what a weekend it was…… The weather forecast promised us sun, 25°C and wind around the 10 knots, perfect conditions for a sailing weekend. For some volunteers the weekend already started on […]

OTB 30 Nov Update

Thank you to the club for their generous contribution towards sending our International Cadet sailors to Hobart this year later in December 2018. We greatly appreciate the support for our OTB sailors. Sandy Bay Yacht Club will be the hosts. More information at their event website Claire McAuliffe is doing a wonderful job training our […]

PMYC Lipton 2018 Report

This year the OTB Regatta was held by Port Melbourne Yacht Club on the waters between Station and Kerferd Road Piers. Entries totaled 60 boats in 14 classes including 27 International Cadets. Race 1 was held in a 15-20 knot southerly which reduced the number of starters resulting in 38 finishers across 6 divisions including […]

OTB Lipton 2018 Wrap-Up

Lipton Cup and 6th Fleet Sprints Summary With nearly perfect weather on both days, the Lipton Cup on Saturday and the 6th Fleet Sprints for the Cadets on Sunday, were a big success. Over 25 Cadets came to Royals to compete in both regattas and got possibly all conditions you could get, except rain!! On […]

Canteen Angels

Our sparkling new canteen also has a new coordinator, Tess Kirkpatrick. Tess’ smiling face can be seen early on Sunday morning preparing salad rolls, hot food and treats ready to fuel the Royals OTB members. Tess has set herself some environmentally friendly goals and has already set up recycle and compost bins and the option […]

OTB Sail Sandy

Sail Sandy 2018 With clear blue skies, temperatures around the 25°C mark and wind speeds between 10 and 25 knots, Sandringham was the place to go for the OTB boats last weekend. Sail Sandy 2018, the second Regatta in the OTB calendar was on and around 200 boats came to compete on four different courses. […]