Fred Neill Match Racing - CYCSA

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Saturday, April 27-April 28
  • 8.00-5.00 pm
Fred Neill Match Racing

The CYCSA is extremely proud to conduct the Fred Neill Regatta and Match Racing in South Australia. In honor of legendary South Australian yachtsman, Fred Neill.

There are four disciplines to match racing in Australia; they are Open, Women, Youth and School Championships held annually around the country during the periods of July – September each year.

It’s time to get a team together to represent your club and battle it out on the water in Elliott 7s on Saturday-Sunday, 27 & 28 April 2024.

This ungraded World Sailing regatta is an open event and encourages interclub rivalry amongst South Australian yacht clubs. Previous winners of this prestigious event include names like Boettcher, Higgins, Deussen, Emery and Hinks.

The event is sailed over two days on the waters of Gulf of St Vincent, in Elliott 7 one design yachts, provided by the CYCSA. Teams of 4 or 5, symmetrical kites and close quarters racing | Entry fee $500
For more information and to apply for an invitation contact: [email protected] or 08 248 4222


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