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Women’s Regatta 24th March

2024-02-13T09:55:43+11:00

Every year the various sailing clubs around Sydney Harbour host a Women's regatta series. Each participating club hosts an event. This year Manly Yacht Club will host the their women's mini regatta on 24th March. We are looking for 12 -16 females between the ages of ~13-18 for the keelboats and 8-10 females 18+ for Solace. There will be no charge, we are trying to do our part in promoting females in sailing and getting more women out on the water. There will be some training sessions, plus the mini regatta on 24th March. https://cyca.com.au/sydney-harbour-womens-keelboat-regatta/ Please get in touch if [...]

Women’s Regatta 24th March2024-02-13T09:55:43+11:00

Term Time Sailing Starts Next Week

2023-12-05T13:11:45+11:00

Manly Sailing's Term Time program is starting next week. We run dinghy sailing: Optimist (level 1) and Advanced Optimist/Beginner O'pen Skiff (level 2) after school and on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Our focus is to teach children how to sail in a fun safe environment, giving them the skills and abilities that will enable them to partake in sailing which is truly a sport for life. Our term time courses are 8 week programs, 4pm - 6:15pm on weekdays or 8am - 10:15am on weekends. Children who participate in our courses should be able to swim. We supply lifejackets which [...]

Term Time Sailing Starts Next Week2023-12-05T13:11:45+11:00

Match Racing in Noumea, New Caledonia

2023-09-04T21:32:05+10:00

This August I (Will), one of the young instructors at Manly Sailing, travelled to Noumea, New Caledonia with a team representing the RPAYC youth development squad for the 2023 Aircalin Match Racing regatta. The event was raced in J70 sport boats with teams from Australia, New Zealand, France and New Caledonia competing. It was a very tough regatta, the team’s first international match racing event, against some of the best match racers in the world. We learnt heaps and sailed really well. It was a great experience and I would love to go back next year! [...]

Match Racing in Noumea, New Caledonia2023-09-04T21:32:05+10:00

Manly Sailing Dinghy Open Day – 16th September 2023

2023-09-06T17:11:21+10:00

Come and meet our instructors, discover our courses, and get out on the water! Manly Sailing and Manly Yacht Club are running an Open Day on the 16th September. For the younger dinghy sailors, we will have taster sessions in Optimists and O'pen Skiffs as well as some kayaks and games East Esplanade beach. Existing sailors, come and take your friends out for a sail, new sailors come have a joy ride in a boat (we will have experienced sailors there to help you). Come and chat to us at the gazebo at East Esplanade, we'll have a gifts for the [...]

Manly Sailing Dinghy Open Day – 16th September 20232023-09-06T17:11:21+10:00

Hamilton Island Race Week

2022-09-01T16:28:14+10:00

Hamilton Island Wrap Up What do your Manly Sailing instructors get up to in winter? …. They go NORTH, sailing up the coast and racing in the 36th edition of Hamilton Island Race week Onur boarded Rumba - a Northshore 370 from MYHC – for a 1,120 NM passage from Sydney to Hamilton Island in 17 days. One of the best adventures of his life despite having to deal with rigging damage and 4 days without any instruments. James took up the same passage on board Savannah Girl – a Swan 46 from MYC and left Sydney with a light breeze out of the south [...]

Hamilton Island Race Week2022-09-01T16:28:14+10:00

Australia At Open Skiff World Championships

2022-08-11T18:37:17+10:00

Ollie Goes To O'pen Skiff World Championships One of Manly Sailing’s assistant instructors, Ollie Ross, has just been over to France to compete in the O'pen Skiff World Championships. He was part of the Australian Team of 9 sailors from NSW, VIC and QLD.  Addy Newlan, Sophie Drummond, Banjo Nicholson, Grace and Josh Golinski, Corrado Dorrington, Russell and Connor Harris. Ollie and Josh sailed in the under 17 category and the rest of the team in the under 15s. France was in the middle of a heatwave. The first day with practice racing and the opening ceremony had [...]

Australia At Open Skiff World Championships2022-08-11T18:37:17+10:00

International Yacht Training Global Partner School

2021-10-14T16:48:42+11:00

Manly Sailing: IYT Global Partner School We are very excited to share with you that Manly Sailing is now an International Yachting Training (IYT) Global Partner School. IYT sets the global standard for maritime training and certification. Nikki, Finn and Xavier at Manly Sailing now offer a broad range of recreational courses to suit everyone and their ambitions - from Try Sailing to the more advanced International Bareboat Skipper certificate. Manly Sailing can also assess the International Certificate of Competency (ICC), your passport to chartering around the world. These courses provide a continuous sailing pathway for anyone [...]

International Yacht Training Global Partner School2021-10-14T16:48:42+11:00

Manly Yacht Club welcomes The Seabin Project

2021-01-06T16:03:02+11:00

Joining the world-first project to take care of our oceans The ‘Seabin Project’ have a simple mission statement: to live in a world without the need for Seabins. With the objective of creating a pollution-free ocean for future generations, the project has seen huge growth and support since its inception in 2015. It may have started as a simple idea: creating rubbish bins for the oceans to collect debris, waste, oil, fuel and detergents. Now, with the help and support of volunteers and investors, there are seabins being installed across the world, and the project has expanded to include [...]

Manly Yacht Club welcomes The Seabin Project2021-01-06T16:03:02+11:00
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