2017 Opti Nationals Preparation Attention all sailors who are intending at competing at next years Opti National to be held at Larges Bay in South Australia on the 2nd to the 9th of January 2017.
QLD State & Open Championship 2016 The QLD State Champion for 2016 is Hamish Thorne in Aquaboy, repeating his winning performance of last year to retain the QLD title for a second year running.
QLD State Championship 2016 - over 40 boats entered for next week Good entries for Open and Intermediate Fleets, with sailors from NSW making the trip.
Ashleigh Swadling SA States 2016
SA State & Open Championships 2016 Two of our QLD sailors travelled to Largs Bay for the regatta.

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AIODA Optimist Nationals 2016 - SYDNEY

The 2016 Optimist Nationals were held at Georges River 16ft Sailing Club between 2nd – 9th January attracting 250 Optimist competitors across the Green, Intermediate and Open fleet.

Nineteen sailors made the journey from Queensland with their support crew of 40 parents and siblings.
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Sail Sydney 2015

Fantastic racing conditions were experienced in Sydney harbour in amongst hundreds of other racing yachts including the Sydney Hobart Maxi yachts practicing. A number of QLD racers were entered in the Open Division.
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ISAF Sail Melbourne 2015

Sail Melbourne 2015
A good number of QLD Opti sailors competed in the International regatta in December as an invited class at St Kilda. Typical of Melbourne weather, all conditions were experienced over the four days of racing.
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NSW Youth Championships 2015

Seven QLD sailors competed in the recent NSW Youths in early October, with a combined entry of over 130 boats in the Open and Intermediate fleets. Aidan Gummow was the best placed QLD sailor placing 7th overall in PlanSea.
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QLD Youth Championships 2015

Great light to medium racing conditions at Yeppoon over the three days in late September saw close racing but an imposing performance by Aidan Gummow from North QLD CYC saw him take 6 wins from nine races against the other 13 competitors and win the Championship for the second year running.
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Hamish Thorne, 2015 State Champion

QLD STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2015

The regatta was contested over two days in the sheltered waters of the Mooloolah River by 19 Open Fleet competitors.
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AIODA Optimist Nationals 2015 - FREMANTLE

Despite the distances to travel for competitors, over 320 Optimist sailors entered, sailing in Open (127 entries), Intermediate (78) and Green Fleets (15).

12 competitors from QLD were represented across the three divisions.
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ISAF Sail Melbourne 2014

Four QLD sailors competed in the four day event
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Sail Sydney 2014

A core group of our QLD sailors that are campaigning on the lead up to the Nationals in January made the trip to Woolhara Sailing Club for Sail Sydney 2014.
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NSW Youth Championships 2014

Five QLD sailors competed in Botany Bay
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QLD YOUTHS 2014 AT YEPPOON

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QLD STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014

QLD STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014
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AIODA OPTIMIST NATIONALS 2014 - MORNINGTON

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OPTIMIST SITES

IODA International Optimist Dinghy Association

AIODA Australian International Optimist Dinghy Association

NSWIODA NSW International Optimist Dinghy Association

VIODA Victoria International Optimist Dinghy Association

TIODA Tasmania International Optimist Dinghy Association

IODASA International Optimist Dinghy Association of South Australia

WAIODA Western Australia International Optimist Dinghy Association

COMING EVENTS

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