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Conclusion of Term 4 Fleet and Teams Racing

Conclusion of Term 4 Fleet and Teams Racing – Report from last race day

Sunday 18 November marked the final race day of the Term 4, 2019, Schools Fleet and Teams Racing competition. The morning’s Fleet Racing was called off after one race, as the wind picked up and conditions on Waterloo Bay grew too harsh and unsuitable, AP over A was hoisted on the water and all boats were brought back in. Teams Racing in the afternoon was then postponed for an hour to monitor the wind and keep an eye on the strong gusts coming through the bay, hoping to reassess and head out for one last round robin. Unfortunately we had to hoist N over A meaning racing was abandoned.


Fleet Racing Results

1st Jordan Barney, Iona College & RQYouthSquad Sailor

2nd Harry Wieland, Iona College & RQYouthSquad Sailor

3rd Rob Ekeledo-Smith, Brisbane Grammar School

4th Poppy and Maddie Power, All Hallows School


Team Racing Results

Gold Fleet

1st Iona Black with RQYouthSquad Sailors including Hayden Barney, Jordan Barney, Finn Meehan, Rory Meehan and Caleb Palmer.

2nd Moreton Bay College 1 with RQYouth Squad Sailors including Erin Cowley, Frances Beebe, Keeley Strauss, Kate Baisden, and Yael O’Hagan

3rd Brisbane Grammar School 1

Silver Fleet

1st Moreton Bay Boys College with RQYouthSquad Sailor Hugo Ralph

2nd Brisbane Boys College

3rd Brisbane Grammar School 2


Pictured are 1st Silver Fleet (MBBC) and 1st Gold Fleet (IONA BLACK) in Teams Racing