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2024 Fireball Worlds - Act fast!

by Chris Payne 20 Sep 23:09 PDT 5-16 February 2024
Get your entry in for the 2024 Fireball Worlds © Andrew Davies

The excitement for the upcoming 2024 Fireball Worlds, hosted at the prestigious Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) in February 2024, is steadily growing.

As the event draws near, organisers have released some key updates for participants and enthusiasts to take note of:

  1. Act Fast: Early Bird Entry Fee Ends in September

    Sailors eager to compete in the 2024 Fireball Worlds are encouraged to secure their spots promptly as the Early Bird Entry Fee will conclude on September 30th. After this date, the entry fee will see an increase, making it advantageous for competitors to take advantage of the discounted rate before the deadline. With participants expected from around the globe, this championship is set to be a world-class event, and the Early Bird Entry Fee presents a great opportunity for sailors to join in at a lower cost.

  2. Global Interest Surges with Over 40 Fireballs Registered

    The anticipation for the 2024 Fireball Worlds continues to escalate as the event already boasts a roster of over 40 Fireballs from diverse corners of the world. Sailors of varying backgrounds and skill levels are coming together to create a diverse and competitive field of participants. This international gathering promises thrilling races and showcases the global appeal of the Fireball class.

  3. World Champions Join the Lineup

    In a significant development, the current Fireball World Champion, Tom Gillard, and renowned sailor Andy Thompson have officially entered the competition. Their participation elevates the championship to an even higher level of excellence, as they join an already impressive group of sailors. The presence of these world-class champions is sure to add an extra layer of excitement and challenge to the event.

The 2024 Fireball Worlds at RGYC is gearing up to be an unforgettable spectacle of sailing skill and camaraderie. Sailors, both experienced and aspiring, are encouraged to register before the Early Bird Entry Fee deadline and be a part of this prestigious event. Stay tuned for further updates as the championship approaches.

For more information and registration, please visit the official 2024 Fireball Worlds website at

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