Pictorial: Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta 2013
By Sail-World.com, 7:52 AM Sun 24 Nov 2013
Enjoy this selection of images taken by photographer Greg Dickens during the 2013 Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta....
Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta - Going down this weekend!
By Mel Steiner, 5:06 PM Mon 11 Nov 2013
The Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta will be held this coming weekend – November 16 and 17 on beautiful Lake Macquarie, organised and run by the Royal Motor Yacht Club Toronto. The regatta is traditionally preceded by a fund raising dinner at the club and this year is no exception. This year – as in the past, our guest list features an amazing line-up of sailing talent....
Time to enter the Heaven Can Wait charity regatta
By Mel Steiner, 1:54 AM Sat 9 Nov 2013
It's all happening! The official closing date for the Heaven Can Wait charity regatta is today, but you still have time to enter the most challenging sailing event on Lake Macquarie....
Heaven Can Wait charity sailing regatta set for Lake Macquarie
By Melvyn (Mel) Steiner, , 10:01 PM Tue 28 May 2013
The 2013 Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta that is to be held on Lake Macquarie on the weekend of November 16-17, 2013, in support of the NSW Cancer Council is inviting all members to participate in....
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Heaven Can Wait Yacht Race images
By Heaven Can Wait Media, 11:31 AM Wed 17 Oct 2012
Heaven Can Wait Yacht Race images by Heaven Can Wait Media...
Heaven Can Wait 2012 - Tracking the marks with Yellowbrick
By Heaven Can Wait Media, , 1:41 AM Wed 17 Oct 2012
The Heaven Can Wait One Lap Dash, 12 Hour race and 24 Hour race is around a tough 30 mile course set amongst the inlets
In the middle of a very dark and raining heavy weather night at Heaven Can Wait 2011, one of the 24 hour race course marks was dragged from its position near Mannering Park into the shallows.
One boat attempted to round in it in new position only to run aground in the soft...
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Heaven Can Wait fundraising approaches $30,000
By Mark Cherrington, 5:46 AM Mon 8 Oct 2012
Just on $30,000 has been raised by sailors and supporters participating in the Heaven Can Wait Yacht Regatta, held on Lake Macquarie (south of Newcastle) on September 29-30. The race, which is held to raise funds for men's cancer research and support projects, includes the challenging Heaven Can Wait 24 Hour Yacht Race, as well as a 12 Hour option and a 'One Lap Dash' around the 30 Nm course....
Heaven Can Wait 2012 results
By Heaven Can Wait media, 10:44 AM Tue 2 Oct 2012
Heaven Can Wait One Lap Dash One Lap Dash, 12 and 24 hour race results....
Heavenly sailing conditions at Heaven Can Wait 2012
By Heaven Can Wait media, 5:46 PM Sun 30 Sep 2012
After three tough years in the Heaven Can Wait series, the weather gods smiled on the 2012 Heaven Can Wait race.
On Saturday morning just a few minutes before the 11am start, the north westerly hit the fleet; winds went from 10 knots to 25 in a flash. It was a roaring down wind start, with kites, foiling moths and sports boats dominating....
Wild times at Heaven Can Wait 2012
By Heaven Can Wait media, 7:38 PM Sat 29 Sep 2012
The seventh annual Heaven Can Wait regatta started at 11am this morning and the weather was wild to say the least, with gusts of 35 knots reported as some stages.
Three races ran in conjunction, the iconic 24 Hour Race, the One Lap Dash around the full 30 Nm course, and a new 12 Hour Challenge, with participants able to compete in any or all of the three events....
Heaven Can Wait 2012 Record fleet may see record speeds
By Heaven Can Wait Media, 6:31 AM Sat 29 Sep 2012
The seventh annual Heaven Can Wait race fleet will blast off the start line off the Royal Motor Yacht Club Toronto at 11am today....
Breeze a’plenty for Heaven Can Wait
By Heaven Can Wait Media, 4:17 PM Fri 28 Sep 2012
The seventh annual Heaven Can Wait regatta starts at 11am tomorrow morning and the forecast is looking good.
North westerly, through to south westerly winds of 12-20 knots from the start time until the end of the 12 hour race then easing back for the balance of the 24 hour race....
Trailer sailer community raising funds in memory of a lost mate
By Mark Cherrington, 9:21 PM Thu 27 Sep 2012
Paul David, a long-time contributor to and supporter of trailer-sailer community website and resource trailersailerplace.com.au (TSP) recently passed away after a battle with cancer.
During Paul's illness, fellow TSP participant Simon Rock had offered Paul a week's free use of his Whitsundays charter Catalina 320 Rockstar – but sadly Paul was unable to take advantage of this offer before he died...
Heaven Can Wait 2012 numbers make a strong (late) run
By Mark Cherrington, 5:24 PM Tue 25 Sep 2012
Numbers for the 2012 Heaven Can Wait Charity Yacht Regatta on Lake Macquarie this weekend are building quickly towards the race start on Saturday.
With five days to go, entries are now at over 40 boats, with organisers confident of getting to well over 50...
Price and McKnight guest speakers at Heaven Can Wait Charity Dinner
By Heaven Can Wait Media, 1:54 PM Mon 24 Sep 2012
Two of Australia’s sailing heroes, Olivia Price, the London 2012 Olympic Silver Medallist and Josh McKnight the 2012 Moth World Champion will be the guest speakers at the 2012 Heaven Can Wait Dinner this Friday night, September 28th at the Royal Motor Yacht Club Toronto....
Its Not Too Late for Heaven Can Wait!!
By Heaven Can Wait Media, 3:55 PM Fri 21 Sep 2012
The seventh Heaven Can Wait 24 hour race (with 12 hour and 30 Nm One Lap Dash options) will be held on Lake Macquarie in just over a weeks time, starting on Saturday September 29 at 1100 hours, and finishing on Sunday September 30....
Moth World Champion Josh McKnight set for Heaven Can Wait Regatta
By Heaven Can Wait Media, 3:46 PM Fri 14 Sep 2012
The newly crowned Moth World Champion Josh McKnight will be racing his Flying Hellfish powered by Easy Tiger Racing in the One Lap Dash in the seventh annual Heaven Can Wait regatta.
McKnight, who sailed in the event in 2011, is keen to break the Lake Macquarie One Lap Dash race record currently held by 2012 Olympic 49er Gold Medallist and 2011 Moth World Champion Nathan Outteridge....
Not up for 24 hours on Lake Macquarie? How about 12 hours then?
By HCW Media, , 9:39 AM Fri 7 Sep 2012
This year's Heaven Can Wait Charity Regatta on Lake Macquarie, starting in just three weeks, will include for the first time a 12-hour 'Challenge'....
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Entries start to flow in for seventh Heaven Can Wait Charity Regatta
By Mark Cherrington, 2:33 AM Thu 6 Sep 2012
Four weeks out from the start of the seventh Heaven Can Wait Charity Yacht Regatta, to be held on Lake Macquarie on September 29 and 30, entries are starting to flow in fast.
Already 16 boats have entered, representing a range of classes and types - with significantly more expected by the time the event starts at 1100 on Saturday September 29 - a long weekend in NSW....
Swansea Channel looking good for 2012 Heaven Can Wait charity regatta
By Heaven Can Wait Media, 1:38 PM Wed 5 Sep 2012
Yachts coming from outside of Lake Macquarie for this year's Heaven Can Wait charity yacht regatta will have no trouble transiting the Swansea Channel following an on-going dredging program over the past 12 months.The regatta, which this year celebrates its seventh year, will be held on the NSW Labour Day long weekend, taking place on Saturday September 29 and Sunday September 30....