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Race 1 25th Feb
Deatils of Opening Day on Saturday 28 February 2015 to celebrate the beginning of the 2015 Sailing Season at Mackay Yacht Club
This event will be for ALL MYC boats, including dinghies and yachts. The emphasis will be on having fun on the water and celebration of the new season.
From 1330, boats will assemble in the vicinity of the outer harbour. Subject to weather and breakwater access, a sail past will be performed for the MYC Commodore. Details will be finalised on the day and broadcast on VHF72, and advised to the dinghy fleet via rescue boats. Duty Boat will be Trivial Pursuit.
After the sail past, there will be a short race around Slade Island for the Yachts.
Course 1 - Start - Slade Rock (S) - SECM (S) - Finish
Course 2 - Start - SECM (P) - Slade Rock (P) - Finish
Subject to weather, a course may be set for the dinghy fleet.
We hope to have Channel 7 available during the afternoon to capture some of the on water activities.
After racing, all participants are encouraged to return to the Great Northern Sports Club for further celebrations.