Notice of Race & Sailing Instructions - 2017 St Francis Bay Frolic: 18-19 February 2017 Sailing Instructions for the St Francis Bay Frolic: 1. RULES 1.1 The race will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020. 2. NOTICES TO COMPETITORS 2.1 Competitors required to enter with Race Convenor by Friday 17 th February, 15h00. Notices to competitors will be emailed to skippers and posted on the official notice board located at the ABYC Clubhouse. 3. CHANGES TO SAILING INSTRUCTIONS 3.1 Any change to the sailing instructions will be posted . . .
Nemesis and Malgas set out on Saturday morning, 16 January 2016 at 6:00am to round a GPS mark off St Francis. This was a good opportunity for gaining 100 coastal miles, watch-keeping and night hours towards advanced skipper gradings, but the strong easterlies discouraged entries. Results: Nemesis (Tony Bailes) – 19h39m Malgas (Mike Cullum) – 25h27m . . .
Notice of Race for Port Elizabeth to St Francis and back over 16 & 17 January 2016 (weather dependent). This is a good opportunity for gaining 100 coastal miles, watch-keeping and night hours towards advanced skipper gradings. Skippers will be at 19h30 Saturday 16th, start at 20h00 (shipping dependant). The co-ordinates of the Turning Marker will be posted with the sailing instructions. The turning marker will be an imaginary mark off Cape St Francis Harbour. (The permanent marker off the Harbour Wall has been moved closer to the break-water and is too dangerous for use in a strong . . .
Notice of race for Port Elizabeth to St Francis and Back. Date: 16 & 17 January 2015 START: 22h00 – Harbour start (Race Officer R.Baer) SKIPPERS: 21h00 Turning Marker: Co-ordinates will be posted on Notice Board NB: The turning marker is an imaginary mark off Cape St Francis Harbour Wall. Yachts will be monitored via “tracking” system. The permanent marker off the Harbour Wall has been moved closer to the break-water and therefore is too dangerous for use as a rounding mark! The race is subject to weather conditions. Skippers holding only a Day Skippers Ticket to please . . .
Results St Francis Race Overall - Sailed 18 January 2012 Sailed: 1, Discards: 0, To count: 1, Ratings: TCF, Entries: 5, Scoring system: Appendix A Rank Boat Class HelmName TCF Total Nett 1st Watoo Astove 31 John Tudehope 0.875 1.0 1.0 2nd Struan Stadt 34 Andrew Blain 0.897 DNF 6.0 2nd Sewen RCOD Hennie Haasbroek 0.89 DNF 6.0 2nd Odelisque Sigma 33 Roger Cady 0.915 DNF 6.0 2nd Tikalox II Muira Rob Smith 0.89 DNF 6.0 . . .