News and Weather links

 

Latest News - WOTZON at ALLSAIL

please see the Weather links below the current News

 

Well the 2016/17 season is going very well for Allsail Sailing Club 

 

Allsail Dancing Star (Bavaria 40S) has again won her Division in the prestigious Sydney Harbour Regatta. DS also won in 2016 and 2015.

 

Allsail One for ALL won the annual Bavaria Regatta in November and placed 2nd in the Earlybird series at the RPAYC.

 

Another Challenge (Sydney 38) placed 4th in the Friday Spring Twilight series - and with one race to go is in a strong 2nd place in the top division of the 20 race Monday Twilight series at RMYC. Our other racers Dancing Star and FROG are in the top ten in their divisions of this very competitive series. 

 

Allsail also had a 2 yacht team of competing in the Bay Regatta, Thailand in February - scoring a second and third in the Charter Division. This is is Asia's most fun resort and live aboard regatta and we'll be back next year. 

 

The Big Boat regatta season continues - Dancing Star will be competing at Sail Port Stephens Regatta week in April.

 

Check out the pdf flyers of the events - then call us for more information or to join the crews. 

 

 

Club Sailing, Racing and Training Schedule through Autumn and Winter

There's plenty of sailing continuing at Allsail Sailing Club. Check out the Whats On section on the Home page for current weeks sailing schedule and events

 

Terms and Cancellation Policy
All sailing is subject to weather and other safety considerations. We have to book skippers, instructors and yachts in advance for courses, events and regattas. As such strict cancellation conditions must apply. Ask us for details of our terms and conditions.

 

Weather Links

 

Sailing and Allsail in particular is driven by the weather which creates the fun and sometimes safety issues for our sailing and events.

 

Before you head out to Allsail for the day you should check the weather. if it bucketing down, there's a strong wind warning or a gale warning sailing will probably be cancelled or postponed - contact us to confirm.

 

Below are the weather links that Allsail uses each day to determine the suitability of conditions:

 Weather 128 km Sydney Radar Loop

 http://www.bom.gov.au/products/IDR713.loop.shtml

BoM - Current Weather Observations for New South Wales
http://www.bom.gov.au/products/IDN60900.shtml
(Use this chart to forecast wind speeds on Pittwater and the Harbour. For instance compare wind speeds and direction from Norah Head , North Head and Sydney airport, this will give you a fair indication of what is going to happen in the next few hours.)

 

 Closed Waters Forecast for Pittwater, Sydney and Botany Bay 
http://www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts/sydneywaters.shtml 

 

Coastal Waters Forecast for New South Wales
http://www.bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_fwo.pl?IDN10023.txt

Sydney Forecast
http://www.bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_fwo.pl?IDN10064.txt

 

SeaBreeze
http://www.seabreeze.com.au/graphs/nsw.asp

Check out the wind predictions and actuals used by windsurfers and sailors - scroll down to the synoptic 4 day charts to see the coming weather pattern. Change the page to today to get live wind reads.


Learn About Meteorology
http://www.bom.gov.au/lam/

 

 

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