Thursday Twilight Racing gets underway on October 4 at MHYC.
While daylight saving does not start until Sunday October 7, a Twilight Warm-Up non pointscore race will be held on Thursday October 4, starting at the earlier time of 5pm. The Thursday Twilight Series commences on October 11 at the regular 6pm start time.
Eleven races are schedule in the Pre-Christmas Twilight Series with fourteen Post-Christmas, providing twenty five races in the overall series. Course changes trialled last season have been implemented for the 2018-2019 season and are published in the new Sailing Handbook. The pumphouse start line will now be used for all Twilight Races.
Six races have been nominated for the Women’s Twilight Pointscore. The first race is scheduled for October 25. Existing entrants in the series need to advise the Sailing Office of the name of their female skipper before each on the nominated races.
Skippers planning on racing in the MHYC Thursday Twilight Series this season are reminded to:
- Enter Online - click here
- Lodge a completed Cat 7 Safety Audit and MHYC Requirements form, along with current Insurance and Registration with the Sailing Office - click here
- Collect your 2018-2019 Sailing Handbook (which includes the updated Twilight Courses) from MHYC Reception
Many thanks to Robert Oatley Wines, Helly Hansen and our Divisional Sponsors for their continued support of this popular series.