After a few quiet years, Pacer Queensland is back! To kick things off, we are putting on the inaugural Pacer Queensland Teams Racing Cup, with the Bill Byth Perpetual Trophy up for grabs.
The Pacer and Pacer Pursuit national championships will be held at Victor Harbour Yacht Club in South Australia from 27 Dec 2015 - 02 Jan 2016.
Green fleet and non-spinnaker divisions will be run. Inexperienced sailors are welcome and assistance can be provided. School teams also welcome.
Enter at: www.pacersailing.org.au
The core of success for team racing is teamwork. Team racing is very tactical and technical with a need for adequate boat speed and handling. Teams’ racing traditionally involves 6 boats of the same class (3 from each competing team) with each race aiming to be approximately 8 minutes in length. The winning team is the team with the least number of total ...
When I started sailing with school, I wasn’t sure what to expect, I had my first week in the t - squad before moving to the B team. I Team raced in the B’s for a while before being selected to crew for the A’s. By this time I was loving the sport and we were having a great season. The other schools, including Moreton Bay Girls and Moreton Bay Boys, ...