Your VLA Committee has given the program for 2015/16 a good deal of thought to bring you a good mix of competitive regatta at attractive locations for our various demographics.Noted below are the venues and dates. All have been locked in with the various Clubs.
Notices of Race will be issued gradually over the next few weeks. Keep an eye on the web-site and Facebook page.
Port Phillip Regatta
Sprint series over three on-water sessions. Ideal to get your season off to great start.
10th & 11th October, Saturday 13:00 hrs & Sunday 10:00 hrs and an early afternoon session.
Sorrento Sailing & Couta Boat Club
Victorian Masters Regatta
Premier event for Masters’ sailors combining a competitive regatta with a relaxed, social on-shore atmosphere.
This year we have brought the regatta before Christmas to join the Sail Country Regatta at Albury Wodonga Yacht Club on the Melbourne Cup weekend. The Club is providing camping on-site with evening catering including a food fired pizza available on the Friday evening for those choosing to arrive that evening.
1st & 2nd November, Saturday 13:00 hrs & Sunday 09:00 hrs
Albury Wodonga Yacht Club
Sailing World Cup incorporating Invited Classes
An opportunity to sail alongside some of the most inspirational sailors in the world.
10th -> 13th December, Thursday -> Sunday.
ISAF, Yachting Victoria & Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron
Laser Australia Day Weekend Regatta
Not going to NSW for the Nationals or simply cannot get enough Laser sailing? Come along to the Australia Day Weekend Regatta.
23rd & 24th January, Saturday 13:30 hrs and Sunday 13:30 hrs.
McCrae Yacht Club
Victorian Open Championships
Premium event for competitive Laser sailing in Victoria. This year we have moved to the March long weekend as YV club protected weekends made other options very difficult. Enjoy the challenge of Western Port while your shore crew can enjoy the Mornington Peninsula.
12th & 13th March, Saturday 14:00 hrs and Sunday 10:30 hrs.
Somers Yacht Club