Race Officials Weekend YT will be holding Judge/Umpire and Race Officer training on the weekend of September 12/13 at Bellerive Yacht Club from 10-5 each day.
YT Instructor Conference - 22nd August The state instructor conference will be held on Saturday August 22 at the Derwent Sailing Squadron. This event is open to all instructors working to deliver Yachting Aus...
Sam King 15th at Laser 4.7 European Championships Congratulations to Sam King for coming 15th at the Laser 4.7 European Championships in Poland. Sam will also be representing Australia in August, along with fellow Tasma...
RYCT Team Racing Team 8th at ISAF World Championships Congratulations to the RYCT team who finished 8th at the ISAF World Team Racing Championships! The team consisted of Mat Himson, Elliott Noye, Jessica Case, Ashley Dyer,...

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Voodoo Chile 6th at California Cup

Tasmanian Farr 40 Voodoo Chile recently finished 6th at the California Cup. This event saw Andrew Hunn win his first international Farr 40 race, with a bullet in race 3.

Congratulations Jock Calvert - Australian Sailing Youth Team 2015

Congratulations to Tasmanian windsurfer Jock Calvert who has been selected in the Australian Sailing Youth Team 2015.


The first in our series of feature classes is the Flying 11 class. The Flying 11 is a great The Flying 11 is an exciting, high performance, light weight racing dinghy, competitively sailed with a preferable combined crew weight of between 75 and 115 kg’s.

AGM and Club Conference - 8th August TYC

The Yachting Tasmania Club Conference and AGM will be held at the Tamar Yacht Club from 10am on Saturday August 8. The club conference is open to any flag bearers and/or committee members from your and clubs. It is a great opportunity for clubs to meet and discuss the topics that are important to them and to share information that will help clubs grow and develop the sport.

Congratulations Hutchins, Australian Schools Team Racing Champions

Four Tasmanian teams from Hutchins, Friends and Fahan recently competed at the Australian Schools Team Racing Championships in Queensland, with Hutchins winning the event. Friends finished 3rd and 4th, with Fahan 19th (3rd all girl). Congratulations!

YT Annual Awards and Hall of Fame induction

The 2015 YT Annual Awards and Hall of Fame induction was held on Sunday 28th June at DSS. About 70 people attended to recognise excellence in sailing pursuits both on and off the water.

Working With Children Checks

The Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Act 2013 (the Act) has now come into effect. This act requires people who work closely with children in certain activities to be registered. Yachting Tasmania has worked with The Department of Justice to develop the below Sector Guide outlining which yacht club personnel should undertake Working With Children Checks.

MyClub and MyClass Access

With the implementation of the new Fox Sports Pulse System, clubs and class associations can gain access to MyClub and MyClass through an online access form.

Does your club have a Member Protection Information Officer?

Play By The Rules - Making sport safe, inclusive and fair.

Club members can undertake free training through Play By The Rules in order to become certified as a Member Protection Information Officer; an imperative part of any sporting organisation.

Useful links for safety and risk management

The relevant rules and safety notices that we suggest clubs use as a guide when undertaking risk assessments, event management and operating procedures within your club.
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