2018 Gill Flying Eleven National Championships


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Date Time Event
12/01/18 10:00 Pre Nationals Training at Middle Harbour 16 Skiff Club
  15:00-18:00 Boat Drop Off /Registration and Measurement
13/01/18 08:00 -11:00 Boat Drop Off /Registration and Measurement
  11:30 Competitor Briefing
  13:30 Warning Signal
  Conclusion of Racing Welcome BBQ for Sailors and Families (weather permitting). Sponsored by Manly 16ft Skiff Club
14/01/18   Reserve Day (no sailing)
15/01/18   Sponsored by Fire Stopping
  13:30 Warning Signal
  Conclusion of Racing Competitor & Volunteer BBQ
16/01/18   Sponsored by Deck Hardware
  13:30 Warning Signal
17/01/18   Sponsored by Gill
   13:30 Warning Signal
  Conclusion of Racing Competitor & Volunteer BBQ
  17:30 AGM at Manly Yacht Club
  18:00-20:00 Manly Surf N Slide Water Park Competitors Night
18/01/18   Sponsored by Jelly Belly Candy Company
  13:30 Warning Signal
  Conclusion of Racing Competitor & Volunteer BBQ
19/01/18 13:30 Warning Signal
  Conclusion of Racing Competitor & Volunteer BBQ
  19:00 Presentation Night at Balgowlah RSL


F11 Association of Australia AGM

The AGM will be held at the Manly Yacht Club on the 17/1/18  at 17:30.

All positions will be declared open, most of the current people are moving out of the class.

The kids will be at the Surf and Slide water park so there is no excuse for you not being there.

There will be no further racing until all the positions are filled…..

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To Enter you will need the Skipper/Crew's :-

  • Date of Births
  • Sailing Australia Numbers
  • Emergency Contacts
  • Any Medical details that you feel we need to know to plan a safe regatta (eg Asthma,etc)

In addition you will the Boat details and its insurance details. The boat should have insurance giving at least $10m of Third Party Liability Cover.

To enter the crew details please look out for the "+ ADD TEAMMATE" button.

Enter before the 8th Jan 2018 to be eligible for the Skipper and Crew to receive a Flying 11 Cap each.

Don't forget to Book the Presentation Dinner, Deadline end of Saturday 13th January (see Below)



Presentation Dinner

There will be a Buffet Meal, Presentation of Awards and a DJ.

Please book your tickets (including competitors) before the end of Saturday 13th Jan.

There is limited space so so book now to reserve your space.

We have to confirm numbers. Additions after that date might not be possible.

Date/Time 19th January from 19:00  
Cost Adult/over 12s $45
  12 & Under $30
  Competitors Free
Location Balgowlah RSL  
  30-38 Ethel St  
  Tel 9949 5477  





Pre Nationals Training

There will be Pre Nationals training in the Sound on Friday 12th January. It is based at Middle Harbour 16' Skiff Club.

The plan is to be rigged and read to sail at 10am. It might be possible to sail to Manly at the end of the day. Your cradle and other possessions will need to be transported round to Manly.

Booking Closes at the end of Sunday 7th Jan to allow time to fine tune the number of Instructors

The cost is $60 per boat



If you have new /unmeasured sails, please ensure your sails have been measured before you come to the event.

Most clubs have an appointed measurer who can also perform this task. 




 Manly 16ft Skiff Club

Address: Cnr East Esplanade & Stuart Street, Manly 2095, NSW

Phone:   (02) 9977 3322

Website: www.manlyskiff.com.au

 Information Document - information on the club, parking etc




If you have any event photos that you would like to share please send a link to info@flying11sailing.com.au

13th Jan

15th Jan

15th Jan Onshore Thanks to Holly Napper

15th Jan Thanks to Colleen Bow

17th Jan

17th Jan Thanks to Colleen Bow

17th Jan Thanks to Holly Napper

18th Jan

18th Jan Transition Fleet - Thanks to Colleen Bow

19th Jan

19th Jan Thanks to Colleen Bow

19th Jan Wrap up and Presentation - Thanks to Colleen Bow


Prize Results

Open Scratch

1 1404 Schmick (M16SSC) Jake Barnabas & Tyler Dransfield
2 1392 Gary (B16SSC) Thomas Steenson & Georgia Steenson
3 1386 Aeolus (M16SSC) Hugo Taranto & Sam Stodart
4 1406 Fanging (M16SSC) Alex Hart & Sophie Hart
5 1371 Playbuoy (LC12SSC) William Horin & Tomas Armitstead
6 1384 Don't Worry (M16SSC) James Pinnington & Liam Karunaratne

Open Handicap

1 1399 Nomad (M16SSC) Zoe Dransfield & Pearl Twomey
2 1349 Outrageous (LC12SSC) Lola Vickery & Connie Close
3 1377 Cool Running (M16SSC) Jamie Stodart & Nelson Brownbill

All Girl

1 1399 Nomad (M16SSC) Zoe Dransfield & Pearl Twomey

Junior Skipper

1 1331 General Lee (B16S) Darby Jones & Jamie Dobinson

First Year Skipper

1 1339 Luff Me Knott (M16SSC) Hugo Darin & Max Holland

 Mixed Team

1 1392 Gary (B16SSC) Thomas Steenson & Georgia Steenson

 Senior Crew

1 1392 Gary (B16SSC) Thomas Steenson & Georgia Steenson

Transitional Scratch

1 1397 The Big Apple (M16SSC) Jacob King & Zac Burkett
2 1357 Speedy (M16SSC) Jake Bentley & Fynn Mallon
3 1347 Virevolter (HHSC) Jacqueline Vanzella & Maddy Phillips

Transitional Handicap

1 1199 Insane (SGSC) Indiah Bow & Isaac Bow

Club Prize - Manly 16ft Skiff Club


2017 2018 NSW State Titles

2017-18 NSW State Championships

Round 1

Date 4th/5th November 2017

Location Port Kembla Sailing Club (PKSC)

Round 2

Date 17th/18th February 2018

Location Belmont 16ft Sailing Club (B16'SC)

For more information go to the :-

NSW State Championship Home Page




Sponsored by

2018 Gill Flying 11 National Championships 

Hosted by

Manly 16' Skiff Club

Dates: 13th - 19th January 2018


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