The King of the Gulf president Iain MacDougall had an interview with Ashley Walsh on Saturday morning. the interview audio file is at the bottom of the 2016 King of the Gulf page. the last down-loadable file on the page.
Consistency wins Aquitaine (David Eldridge) the Cruising division. This division was very competitive with different winners in every race. Witchcraft (Peter Hastwell) won the passage race, Circe (Colin Doudy) won race 1 and the trimaran Eldo, skippered by Les Wilson, won race 3.
Aquitaine with scores of 2nd, 3rd and 3rd just won from Circe and New Morning 3 (Peter Vincent)more
APC Mad Max dominated the multihull division to win consecutive multihull APC King of the Gulf crowns. Backed up by his professional and athletic crew, Mad Max won all but one of the races on OMR giving him a relatively easy win. One of the fastest boats in Australia has done it again.more
The exciting 2016 APC King of the Gulf is only 10 days away. The course documents are available to download and the Sailing instructions have been available for weeks. As an extra service to participants, you can order your lunch from a deli in Pt Vincent and it will be delivered to you in the King of the Gulf marque while you are having the $5.00 cooked breakfast.more
The 2016 APC King of the Gulf regatta is experiencing record entries in all divisions. The multihull racing, monohull racing and the social racing divisions have all experienced a big increase in nominations. A larger regatta marquee has been ordered to cater for the increased numbers. 12 days to go.more
The 2016 APC King of the Gulf passage race and regatta courses have just been released. You can download the courses file off the 2016 King of the Gulf web page. It is the last downloadable file on the page.
Record nominations for the 2016 APC King of the Gulf has everybody excited. Event nominations are strong with big increases in the monohull fleet. It also appears that a number of spectator craft are also making the trip across the gulf to watch the King of the Gulf regatta. The entry of interstate boats also will add to the atmosphere of this new and exciting event.more
Iain MacDougall wins the "Triple Crown" in Goldfinger.
Winning 2 legs of the Triple Crown makes it a bit hard for anybody else to get a look in. Once again this event has been a fantastic success with exceptionally close racing. This event will continue to grow with more interstate competitors likely in the coming years.more
The Triple Crown series is held in conjunction with the famous Milang Goolwa Classic conducted by the Goolwa Regatta Yacht Club. The Triple Crown series is a cruise in company from Goolwa to the Wellington Hotel and then a meal. The Saturday is another cruise in company from Wellington to to the Milang Hotel.
The Sunday is the biggie as we join the huge fleet in the race from Milang to Goolwa.more
Sixty days to go till the 2016 King of the Gulf regatta at Port Vincent. Click on the King of the Gulf page just above and see all the information you require about the regatta, including links to the Top Yacht nomination page for the regatta.more
Please note that there was a date error in NOR Version 3 (10/11/2015).
We have just uploaded an updated corrected version NOR version 4 (19/11/2015).
Can you please make sure you are working off the correct version.
MYASA are pleased to announce the partnership with the Natural Pastoral Company and their fantastic product Canegrass Salt Bush Lamb to provide a company chef and the lamb for the BBQ dinner on Saturday night.more
The 2016 King of the Gulf regatta shirt is made of the finest sailing material available. It is a long sleeved shirt for the males and a 3/4 sleeved shirt for the females. Great graphics and they will be available before the regatta. You can find the order form for the shirts with a helpful sizing document on the King of the Gulf page. The cost will be $50.00.Order on the King of Gulf page.more