6 Months to the Weymouth Worlds “5 Minute Gun”!
With the 2016 northern hemisphere summer approaching, the Weymouth Worlds are now just 6 months away.
Roger Deane and his Organising Committee Team are in full swing with what is promising to be a Gala event. The inaugural inclusion of “Classics” into the event, brings added interest to 5O5 enthusiasts.
Negotiations with an event sponsor are in full progress and a formal announcement of the naming Rights for the “5O5 Worlds 2016” is expected very soon. Watch this space ! ! !
Current & double World Title holder Mike Holt with Rob Woelfel as crew, has just attended the “Ozzie” Nationals where they were 2nd overall in a borrowed boat.
“Holtie” will be chasing 3 in a row at Weymouth.
Fantastic sailing in Waterloo Bay, Brisbane!
2016 Australian 5O5 Championships – Darling Point Sailing Squadron, Queensland
Jan. 18th – 22nd 2016
Mike Quirk wins his 5th Australian Champion title.
With Luke Payne as crew, Mike Quirk won his 5th Australian Championship in convincing style without having to race the last two races in the nine race series.
This year's NA's are in the lovely Pacific North West