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Gosford Classic Regatta

Join us at Gosford Sailing Club located on the beautiful Brisbane Waters for four days of sailing, racing and fun!  Later join us for the J24 States in early November at Royal Price Edward Yacht Club on Pittwater and the National Championship in early January in Melbourne.

Help us deliver and sail the boats to Gosford and bring them back on the Monday a public holiday.  Usually 3 races a day over the Saturday and Sunday.

The best sailing weekend on our calendar

Friday 2nd to Monday 5th October  2020 

Covid 19 Plan

The host Club – Gosford Sailing Club has a Covid 19 plan in place.

J24 Association of NSW – Notice of Race recommends reduced numbers on boat.  PSS will sail with one less person per boat.

Accommodation – Resort style with a Covid 19 plan in place.

 

Location

The Gosford Classic Regatta takes places on the Brisbane Waters facing the Gosford Sailing Club, a friendly sailing club with a restaurant, outdoor balcony, barbecue area and shower facilities.

Event Timetable

Friday 2nd October 

Help sail the boats to Gosford

Saturday 3rd October 

Race 1, 2, 3.

Sunday 4th October

Race 4, 5, 6

Monday 5th October (Public Holiday) 

Help sail the boats to Sydney

Suggested Sailing Gear

Optional kit

  • Sailing Bag
  • Gloves
  • Shorts
  • T-shirts (included)
  • Wet Weather gear (PSS has limited gear available at $50 per item for the 4 days)
Special offer
  • Book a 1 day spinnaker course $350 and save $200 on Gosford regatta
Sailing Guidelines
  • Spinnaker course graduates will have preference on foredeck and trimming
  • Have Club Crew insurance
Fees
  • Price: $1095 Our Instructors are great and good sailors
  • Price $1295 with Sean on Sailpac – several time National  Champion
  • Inclusions
    • Training sessions
    • Instructor fees
    • Racing rules evenings
    • Regatta Entry fees
    • Delivery of boats to Regatta
    • Marina fees

At least two training sessions are required per event.

  • Exclusions
    • Additional training sessions if requested
    • NSW J24 Association membership $60 per year
    • Accommodation for 3 nights and the crew shirt $390 per person on crew share basis
Joining Instructions

Click here

Notice of Race

Attached to Joining Instructions

Tides & Navigation & Entry to Brisbane Waters

Tides and Navigation —  Low tide is 1530 hours on 2nd October 2020

Training

— Minimum 2 x 2 hour sessions

Travel

By car: it is an easy drive up the expressway and exit the Gosford turnoff. The Gosford Sailing Club offers good parking with excellent facilities.

By train: even better, the fast train leaves Central Station every 1/2 hour or so to Gosford Station. The Club is a very short ride away from the station.

Sailing: every year we are delivering boats to Gosford, so let us know if you are keen as every student is welcome!

Delivering the boats back from Gosford after the regatta

Accommodation

We stay in resort style accommodtion only a few kilometers form Gosford Sailing Club/

J24 Gosford, States and National Championship