SOUTHPORT YACHT CLUB ARE PROUD TO BE THE HOST CLUB FOR THE 2013 – 14 AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
More than 50 Etchell sailors will converge in Southport this summer with the staging
of the 2013/ 2014 Etchells Australian Titles. The event is expected to be one of
the largest Etchells National Titles in recent years with Southport Yacht Club becoming
a new venue for the Etchells in its national circuit.
With the famous Gold Coast tourist
amenity, predictable weather and superb sailing conditions suiting sailors and spectators
alike it is expected that there will be increased level of competition. Sailors
and their families are expected to be converging from across Australia, New Zealand
and Hong Kong.
Recent World and Australian Champions will be competing in a class
well known for attracting Olympic medallists and some of the best high profile sailors
in the world.
Set to take place between Monday 11th and Saturday 16th November, 2013
the event will also be celebrating 40 years of the Etchells class in Australia.