Wireless Communications - SAILING Champions League: Asia Pacific - FINAL - CYCSA

Wireless Communications – SAILING Champions League: Asia Pacific – FINAL



The Wireless Communications – SAILING Champions League: Asia Pacific – FINAL will be conducted by the Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia.

Steeped in a rich tradition of racing excellence and top class facilities the club will host the event in association with New Tack Consulting.

  • The racing venue will be from the CYCSA.
  • The social venue will be the Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia. The Club will be a hive of activity over the long weekend – come along and soak up the atmosphere.

THE REGATTA PROGRAM

PROGRAMME

Welcome
Fri 8 March
1800

Training/Practice Sessions all day. Book online.

CYCSA (all competitors, volunteers and race officials)
Complimentary Pizza, Beer, House Wine & Soft Drinks
Patio Area overlooking Marina

     
Day 1:
Sat 9 March
0900 Rig Boats
  0915 Training Session Commences
  1100 All boats off water 
  1145 Competitor Briefing – Patio Area – Lunch BYO
  1300 Qualifying Series (Day 1) target 16 races
  1830 Dinner at CYCSA (all competitors, bookings required)
     
Day 2:
Sun 10 March
0900 Competitors Briefing CYCSA Patio Area
  1000 Qualifying Series (Day 2) target 24 races
  1200 approx Lunch supplied (rolls from bar)
  1830

CYCSA: Presentation of Day 1 and 2 results
Pacific Island theme…….Discounted cocktails
Team Vanuatu Kava night
Restaurant and bar open til late

     
Day 3:
Mon 11 March
0900 Competitors Briefing CYCSA Patio Area
  1000 – 1300 Qualifying Series (Day 1) target 16 races
    ALL BOATS RETURN TO SHORE
  1300 approx Lunch supplied (rolls from bar)
  1400 – 1600 Final Four Series (latest warning before 1600)
  ASAP Presentation/Champagne dockside CYCSA
    CYCSA Bar Open from 1200 (Kitchen closed)
    (Food available from Chef til 1500)
SPECTATOR PROVISIONS

Book a boat to view races..call the club on 82484222 or email: [email protected]

OR, watch races from wharf or Birkenhead tavern.

NOTICEBOARD & OFF-WATER EVENTS

Noticeboard Announcements:

Change to SI for Mon 11.3.24

Elliotts are available for lease all day Friday 8.3.24 Book Here

V5 of Sailing Instructions now online….* DUE TO EXTREME WEATHER FORECAST, VENUE NOW AT CYCSA!

PLEASE PLAN AHEAD FOR A HOT WEEKEND!
SKIPPERS: PLEASE MONITOR YOUR CREW’S HEALTH AT ALL TIMES AND ENSURE ALL ONBOARD HAVE WATER

ALL RIBS WILL HAVE WATER SUPPLIES

COMPETITORS ARE WELCOME TO USE SHOWER FACILITIES DURING THE DAY

SOCIAL EVENTS

Friday: Welcome Night
Friday 8th March, 2024 6.00pm for 6.30pm at the Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia
The Welcome Night will be held on in the CYCSA’s Patio area where complimentary pizzas, chips will be served. A complimentary free beer/wine/soft drink will be served.
Price: Free

Saturday: Regatta Dinner 
Saturday 9th March 2024, 6.30pm for 7pm at the Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia
The Regatta Dinner will be held on in the CYCSA’s well-appointed function room, Horizons.   
The Regatta Dinner is open to partners of competitors, all volunteers, and club members.
Price $60pp.

Sunday: Pacific Night
Sunday 10th March 2024, 6.00pm for 6.30pm at the Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia

Dress in your colorful Hawaiin shirt.
Discounted cocktails and free Kava served by the Vanuatu team
Kava Price: Free
Wide range of club meals available


Presentation (all competitors)
Monday 11th March 2024,
immediately after racing on the dock at CYCSA.
Champagne spray for winners including 1st Open, 1st Youth and 1st Female skipper.
 

SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS

Regatta Sponsor: Wireless Communications

Many people are involved in the promotion, organisation and running of the 2024 Asia Pacific Finals
We would like to thank them all for their wonderful support.

Opportunities exist to assist in sponsoring this event as major or minor sponsors….

Please contact: [email protected]

OTHER INFORMATION / ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation

Quest Resort is the ideal place to stay, just 10 metres from the action and rooms available with a view of the racing!…it doesn’t get any better….

   

Accommodation is also available near the CYCSA is available locally at The Peninsula Hotel Motel, just 2.6kms away (10% discount for NSL participants), and through local Airbnb offerings in the North Haven area. The nearest large centre is Port Adelaide, with many accommodation options, and a host of pubs, clubs and great places to eat. It is about a 10 min Uber ride away. 

Limited unpowered camping for entrants can be booked at the CYCSA on 08 8248 4222
There is also the option to be billeted with Club members. 

Things to do 
If you want to explore outside of the sailing weekend, Port Adelaide, with its extensive maritime history, is a hip area with many pubs, clubs and great places to eat. There are plenty of things to do in Adelaide and its beautiful surrounds. More information [here].

For those interested in wine, you have come to the right place, with the Barossa and Clare Valleys, Adelaide Hills and McLaren Vale no more than an hour away.

Things to do in Port Adelaide

 

VOLUNTEER REGISTER

Volunteers Required
The CYCSA would be interested in hearing from you if you are in a position to volunteer for any of the days over the March long weekend.

Please complete the attached application form and we will gratefully respond as asap.

Volunteer Registra

Volunteer Registra