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Quantum and Lewmar sponsor MHYC’s Winter Series

'Quantum Racing'    Guy Nowell ©    Click Here to view large photo

Quantum Design Group and Lewmar have partnered to sponsor the Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s Sydney Harbour Winter Series which commences this Saturday 10th May. A ten race series, winners each week will be rewarded with a great selection of prizes from both Quantum and Lewmar.

Raced on Sydney Harbour each Saturday throughout winter, the Series specifically targets the Sydney Harbour Club Racer who enjoys continuing their sailing throughout the winter months at a relatively competitive level. Yachts from all Sydney Harbour clubs are invited to join the pointscore or race as a casual entry each week.

Racing commences on the sound with scratch starts from 1100 hours. Course lengths are specifically tailored to wind strength. The series offers PHS, IRC and non-spinnaker divisions for the club racer and divisions are determined to ensure competitive racing delivered to all competitors.

Post-racing there is the Post Race Barbeque in the Members Bar, trivia quiz and raffles.

To Enter: http://www.mhyc.com.au/winterseries.htm

Quantum Sails are a highly respected international sail design group. Passion, precision and performance are the trademarks of every Quantum Sail. No matter what the purpose, each sail Quantum build represents the perfect synthesis of power and refinement.

Quantum Racing, the DK 46 owned by Sydney stalwart Ray Roberts, a veteran of 17 Sydney Hobart Races and his world championship winning tactician Steve McConaghy backed by former Brisbane-Gladstone race champion Richard Hudson set the benchmark when Quantum Racing sailed above her handicap rating over the complete range of winds to the win the 2008 Sydney to Gladstone Race.

Lewmar, the world's premier leisure marine equipment supplier, designs, manufactures and distributes products including: anchors, winch, windlass, hatch, hardware, rigging, steering, and thrusters. The company is the most recognised name in recreational boating deck equipment. In 2006, its OneTouch winch handle won the top DAME award, the most globally competitive prize for marine equipment, at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam. Manufacturing is located in the U.K. and the U.S. Sales and assembly offices are located in Australia, France, The Netherlands, the U.K., and the U.S. Lewmar sells through a worldwide network of agents and distributors. (www.lewmar.com).


Carl Craaford (second left) and the Lewmar Australiasia team -  Lewmar?nid=44246_.


For further information on Quantum Sails www.quantumsails.com or contact Geoff Couell – (02) 9997 3779




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