Date to be confirmed.
In consideration of current events, the NSWTSA Committee, with consultation with Government, Clubs and key stakeholders, met last week and confirmed that the following regattas had been cancelled postponed:
Scots Regatta – scheduled for 4 April has been CANCELLED.
2020 NSW Secondary Schools Teams Racing Regatta – scheduled for 1 – 3 May, at Georges River Sailing Club has been POSTPONED.
Please refer ATTACHED STATEMENT Issued by the NSWTSA Committee.
With a plan to provide more racing opportunities across the region, RPAYC held their annual Pittwater Teams Racing Regatta last weekend over two days - with a twilight on Friday evening and a full day racing on Saturday 7th March.
Close racing in an absorbing finals series resulted in Mater Maria winning the Pittwater Cup for 2020. (Mater team photo below) A full report of the event is available on RPAYC website or HERE
The RPAYC as the Organising Authority, is already pencilling in dates for early March 2021 for next year’s regatta, giving teams plenty of opportunity to plan ahead. The schools are all looking forward to more racing at the upcoming events on Sydney Harbour as preparation for the State Championships at Georges River on the 1-3 May.
Along with the host schools - NSWTSA are pleased to confirm the following Invitational Team Racing Regattas in the next month:
- Ascham Regatta - 21st March at Woollahra Sailing Club - Scots Regatta - 4th April at Woollahra Sailing Club
Invitations are currently being issued to schools by the respective host schools and NSWTSA.
Details of the regattas -
Ascham Regatta NOR:
Ascham Regatta Registration:
Scots Regatta NOR:
Scots Regatta Registration:
For further information - Email us here
RPAYC have launched the Pittwater Secondary Schools Team Racing Regatta for 2020 as a Friday Twilight and Saturday full day regatta!
This will be a fantastic training regatta, with the main objective of getting out on the water and building our team racing regatta skills. Having a great time as well is obviously paramount along with safety. This event is for schools run by schools and the Club, we are very lucky through the generous cooperation of Pittwater schools, access to 25 pacers.
The regatta will be held on the waters of Pittwater on the evening of the 6th March and all day - 7th March.
Here is the link to the information page for the regatta:
Link to NOR:
Link to Entry Form
Middle Harbour Yacht Club and the NSW Team Sailing Association are pleased to announce the inaugural Womens Invitational event at Middle Harbour on the 29th Feb, 2020. The Notice or Race is attached and includes details for registration.
We welcome Middle Harbour as a host club and look forward to sailing there at this inaugural event.
The regatta is another opportunity for schools to gain more experience though the Race Organisers will consider Open teams to complete the field of 8 teams.
We will also seek interest from teams that can supply their own boats - please contact us early if this is a possible for your entry - though this is not a prerequisite.
NOTICE OF RACE AND REGISTRATION
FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE
The 2020 NEW SOUTH WALES SECONDARY SCHOOLS TEAMS RACING CHAMPIONSHIP will be held at Georges River Sailing Club on the 1st – 3rd May, 2019.
The State Championship will be open to 24 teams from throughout the State to compete over 3 days of sailing starting on 1st and culminating with the finals on Sunday, 3rd May. Regatta documents will be posted on the NSWTSA website and on the GRSC website early in 2020.
Following the success of the 2018 and 2019 Regattas, the NSWTSA is excited to be returning to GRSC for this regatta and look forward to a full contingent of schools competing over the 3 days of sailing.
This year’s state championships will provide good experience for the 2020 AUSTRALIAN SECONDARY SCHOOLS TEAMS RACING CHAMPIONSHIPS which will this year be held in NSW.
The Australian Team Sailing Association (ATSA) has announced the dates of the 2020 Australian Secondary Schools Team Sailing Championships and the 2020 Interdominion Championships.
The 2020 Australian Secondary Schools Team Racing Championships will be held 27 – 31 May 2020, held in NSW.
The 2020 Interdominion Schools Team Racing Championships will be held 4 – 6 September at Algies Bay in New Zealand. Qualification for the Interdominion Championships will again be based on the results of the 2020 ASSTRC in May and will only be available to teams finishing in the top 5 places at the regatta.
The club is pleased to have the support of ATSA for the event with both parties keen to make the regatta a long-term feature of the Australian team racing calendar.
2K Team Racing is two on two team racing, in keelboats without spinnakers, raced on short, match race style courses with umpires. The sport is fun, fast, social, and spectator friendly. In just four years since its development, an exciting international club competition circuit has sprung up with events in China the USA and around Europe. https://2kteamracing.com
The Global Team Racing Regatta - a separate series, was initiated by the New York Yacht Club, with the second edition held at the Royal Yacht Squadron, Cowes, UK in 2019. The 2020 the event will move to Yacht Club Costa Smeralda in Sardinia, Italy.
Registrations from NSW are asked to please ensure you keep NSWTSA posted at firstname.lastname@example.org of your entry.
Notice of Race attached here.
The NSWTSA have amended the NOR for the 2019 NSWTRC. Please refer the notice of amendment below as well as the revised NOR. All entries for the regatta are required to be members of the NSWTSA or the relevant body responsible for team sailing in their respective state.
Notice of Race here.
Amendedments to NOR
Registration is now open fop the 2019 NSW Secondary Schools Teams Racing Championship to be held at Georges River Sailing Club - 26 - 29 April, 2019. Please see the Notice of Race here.
Registration for the 2019 NSWSSTRC is available HERE
The NEW SOUTH WALES SECONDARY SCHOOLS TEAMS RACING CHAMPIONSHIP
will be held at Georges River Sailing Club on the
26 th – 28 th April, 2019.
The State Championship will be open to 24 teams from throughout the State to compete over 3 days of sailing starting on Friday 26 th and culminating with the finals on Sunday, 28 th April.
Regatta documents will be posted soon on the website and on the GRSC website
Following the success of the 2018 Regatta the NSWTSA are excited to be returning to GRSC for this regatta and look forward to a full contingent of schools registering forthe Regatta.
We move into the New Year with an exciting program of teams racing planned for the Summer.
With training bases now operating at 5 Sydney clubs – Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron, Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club, Middle Harbour Yacht Club, Woollahra Sailing Club and Georges River Sailing Club – team sailing is on the rise, with more and more schools, clubs and associations showing interest in being further involved in the sport.
With that in mind, a volunteer group like the NSWTSA is only as good as its members and its community – so please if interested put your hand up to be involved, be engaged and help us grow the sport.
This year the Association is working with our member schools – Ascham School and The Scots College – in assisting the co-ordination and running of their annual regattas. These invitational regattas will soon be announced – so keep a look out for these - and the upcoming announcement of the 2019 NSW Secondary Schools Teams Racing Championships.
Our AGM will also be held in March so look out for that too.
Keep a watch on the website and via our instagram account, and on Facebook
The Australian Team Sailing Association (ATSA) has announced the dates of the
2019 Australian Secondary Schools Team Sailing Championships and the 2019
InterDominion Championships with both competitions to be hosted in Tasmania,
jointly by the Sandy Bay Sailing Club and The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania.
The 2019 Australian Secondary Schools Team Racing Championships will be held 6th -10th June.
The 2019 Interdominion Schools Team Sailing Championships will be held 13th -17th July.
For more information refer – Media Release
The NEW SOUTH WALES SECONDARY SCHOOLS TEAMS RACING CHAMPIONSHIP
were held at Georges River Sailing Club on the
4 th - 6 th May, 2018.
The State Championship involved 24 teams from 15 schools over 3 days of sailing starting on Friday and culminating with the finals on Sunday.
In a change from recent events, the regatta was transferred from Sydney Harbopur to Georges River where the beach side location allowed for on-shore changeover, greater interaction between the competing sailors and enhanced spectator facilities. GRSC were congratulated for a fantastic event well received by all involved.
The NEW SOUTH WALES SECONDARY SCHOOLS TEAMS RACING CHAMPIONSHIP were held at Woollahra Sailing Club on the
7th – 9th April, 2017.
This years State Championship involved 20 teams from 15 schools over 3 days of sailing starting on Friday and culminating with the finals on Sunday.
Keep up to date with the regatta - via our instagram account, and on Facebook
Live results will be posted on the website - see Live Results.
It was a fantastic few days of exciting racing on the waters of Rose Bay - with the weather looking good over the weekend. congratulations to all schools who competed in this year’s event.
NSWTSA connects with Team Sailing community
The New South Wales Team Sailing Association (NSWTSA) leads the promotion, and administration of team sailing throughout New South Wales, so team sailing can be conducted, encouraged, promoted, and advanced across the state.
The NSWTSA works with Schools, Universities and Sailing Clubs to continue the engagement and success of the sport and offer greater opportunity for sailors to learn, develop and compete in Team Sailing.
If you’re interested in Team Sailing, competing in and supporting this exciting form of sailing - please let us know, get connected and we look forward to working with you and your team soon.
For more information – email@example.com, or click the social media links at the top or bottom of the page
David McCracken - Association President
- The Australian Team Sailing Association (ATSA) has announced the dates of the 2017 Australian Secondary Schools Team Sailing Championships with competition to be hosted Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club and Nedlands Yacht Club, Perth from 6th – 10th July – see here for more