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SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week: this wind never happens here By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 7:55 PM Tue 2 Sep 2014
The last day of racing delivered enough weather challenges to force changes to the podium places in many of the six divisions racing in the eighth SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week. ...[more]


SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week: from soldier to sailor in one week By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 7:26 PM Tue 2 Sep 2014
In among the 57-boat fleet competing in the eighth SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week is a team of Defence mates; veterans of past conflicts who have had a new door opened in their lives. ...[more]


Magnetic Island Race Week: Day 4 lighter wind changes leaderboard By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 7:21 PM Mon 1 Sep 2014
The SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week fleet headed out this morning for the penultimate day of racing in the five-day event and were greeted by soft wind and flat water. ...[more]


Sealink Magnetic Island Kite Marathon: Crane fastest across bay By John Byrne, Townsville , 7:48 AM Mon 1 Sep 2014
There were two types of high-speed vessels travelling from Magnetic Island to Townsville yesterday. One was the Sealink high-speed catamaran ferry. The other were the competitors in the inaugural Sail Townsville Magnetic Island to Townsville kite board race ...[more]


SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week: worth the long wait on Day 3 By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 6:23 PM Sun 31 Aug 2014
It was worth the long wait for the breeze to fill and deliver a superb short course afternoon of racing in the seaLink Magnetic Island Race Week. The sailors made good use of the race postponement as the morning’s glassy conditions. Several took to the sparkling water to cool off while others found a spot in the shade of a mainsail or boom tent to hide from the hot sun. ...[more]


Sail Townsville: another corker of a day for Kiteboarders By John Byrne, Townsville , 7:34 AM Sun 31 Aug 2014
It was another corker of a day yesterday in the Sail Townsville Kiteboard Championship with four more races competed on Day 2. Blistering speeds and spectacular wipe outs were the order of the day. ...[more]


Magnetic Island Race Week: multihull earns honours from monhulls By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 5:39 PM Sat 30 Aug 2014
A combination of perfect racing conditions, no mistakes, great boat speed and a focus on a goal was all that was needed for the multihull Fantasia to take on the biggest of the monohulls and win. ...[more]


Magnetic Island Race Week: glorious sailing and delighted skippers By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 5:59 PM Fri 29 Aug 2014
There were a few surprised and delighted skippers when the handicap results were posted after a glorious day of racing on Day 1 of the SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week. ...[more]


Magnetic Island Race Week: great conditions forecast for regatta start By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 7:11 PM Thu 28 Aug 2014
The breeze is pumping and the north Queensland sun is blazing as crews competing in the eighth SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week prepare for five days of hot competition starting tomorrow. Townsville’s most famous sailing son, Will Oxley, was on hand at the Competitor Briefing today to share his valuable advice to the fleet on the best way to handle the forecast perfect racing conditions. ...[more]


Magnetic Island Race Week: welcome mat rolled out as fleet roll in By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 5:20 PM Wed 27 Aug 2014
The warm north Queensland welcome mat is out for the large monohull and multihull fleet competing in the eighth SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week which starts tomorrow. The fleet are arriving in early, gently slipping into their berths at Magnetic Island Marina and joining in the relaxed and welcoming dock chatter as old friends catch up and new friendships start. ...[more]


Not long to go to start of Race Week By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 5:51 PM Mon 25 Aug 2014
It’s not long to go to the start of the eighth SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week 2014 which runs from Thursday 28th August through to 2nd September. ...[more]


Course Maps 20 to 27 now posted By Event Management, , 4:35 PM Mon 25 Aug 2014
The Magnetic Island Race Week Sailing Instructions and Course Maps are now posted to the event website. ...[more]


Sailing Instructions and Course Maps now posted By Event Management, , 4:18 PM Mon 25 Aug 2014
The Magnetic Island Race Week Sailing Instructions and Course Maps are now posted to the event website. ...[more]


Magnetic Island Race Week – Plenty of appeal for champion racer By John Curnow, , 6:37 PM Wed 20 Aug 2014
The well campaigned, terrifically sailed, highly competitive, and widely successful, Victoire is a justified beacon amongst the fleet getting set to participate at Magnetic Island. The final round of Queensland’s winter of sailing is once more set to bring that delightful combination of exquisite sailing and warm glow of friendship to all who partake. ...[more]


Magnetic Island Race Week: get in quick as entries close on Friday By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 1:38 PM Wed 20 Aug 2014
Entries for this year’s SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week, being held from 28th August to 2nd September 2014, close this Friday, 22nd August. Those skippers who enter their boat by Friday will still receive an entry in the draw to win two tickets to Auckland for the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in March 2015. ...[more]


SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week: entry closing date fast approaching By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 8:43 AM Mon 4 Aug 2014
The close of entries for this year’s SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week, which is being held from 28th August to 2nd September 2014, is just around the corner. The overall fleet number has already topped 50 with several more boats expected to enter. ...[more]


2014 Magnetic Island Race Week Cruising North - One for Poppy? By John Curnow, , 12:56 PM Tue 29 Jul 2014
Ordinarily, you’d think this was a tribute to dear ol’ Grandpa or a call to arms when preparing for racing. In a way, this is a bit of both. We’re paying homage to all those owners and crew who make the great migration, just like the whales, as well as a motivational speech for all the crews sailing to Far North Queensland. ...[more]


Queensland's Season of Sailing ring master talks the winter program By Tracey Johnstone, Mooloolaba , 6:56 PM Mon 28 Jul 2014
SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week 2014 - Denis Thompson is the ring master of Australia’s east coast winter keelboat and multihull racing circuit that started on the weekend with the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race. ...[more]


Magnetic Island Race Week - Kiteboarders to provide stunning backdrop By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 8:36 AM Thu 24 Jul 2014
Kite Townsville’s international kiteboarding Championship will provide a dramatic back-drop to Race Week with both events being held from 28th August to 2nd September 2014. Throughout the week the Kiteracers will be blasting their way around the bay off The Strand at Townsville showing off their colourful kites and fancy moves, while the multihulls and monohulls will display their big boat moves ...[more]


Magnetic Island Race Week: new faces in fleet as entries near closing By Tracey Johnstone, Australia , 8:39 AM Mon 21 Jul 2014
There are fresh faces among the crowd lining up to enjoy the stunning racing in this year’s SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week being held from 28th August to 2nd September 2014. With one month to go to the close of entries, Regatta Chairman, Paul Victory, is feeling quietly chuffed by the influx of the new boats among the building fleet ...[more]


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