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Sydney: Space going a begging and hot competition just before the NSW States!

15 December 2013 Richard Hammond

Join the party  Etchells space available at the CYCA

"Join the party Etchells space available at the CYCA"

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John Curnow

The CYCA at Rushcutters Bay have completed a substantial expansion of their Hardstand and there is immediate capacity for at least 10 more Etchells. In addition to the Hardstand they have in place a vast pond area for setting up and rigging.

Membership for CYCA is open and very affordable. Anyone considering sailing in the highly competitive Sydney Etchells Fleet should contact the Club. If you require more information please contact CYCA Chief Executive Officer, Mark Woolf at the club on 8292 7800 or via email

Secondly, The Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron is once again hosting the Milson Silver Goblets Etchells Twilight Regatta. This will be conducted each evening from Monday, January 27, to Friday, January 31, starting @ 1745hrs.

Racing on the Friday night will be followed by a Presentation Dinner at the Club. There will be pond storage at the Club from the Monday to Saturday. This will be a wet series, with one complimentary hull clean mid-week. If you require assistance with trailer storage, please contact Richard Hammond (0412 298 453) to arrange.

This Regatta is highly competitive and is only two weeks prior to the NSW States at Gosford. The NOR for the Milson Goblets is available from


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