Clip­per Cup sets sail

Port Douglas & Mossman Gazette - - FRONT PAGE -

YACHTIES will again be com­pet­ing for the 2013 Ex­am­plar Clip­per Cup.

Held over four days in the wa­ters off the coast of Port Dou­glas, the Clip­per Cup is the flag­ship event of the Port Dou­glas Yacht Club.

The six-race se­ries will this year be con­tested in four di­vi­sions- two mono­hull di­vi­sions, mul­ti­hull, and sports boats- en­sur­ing all types of yachties are catered for.

Win­ners w i l l be de­ter­mined by per­for­mance-based hand­i­caps.

En­trants are com­pet­ing for a share of the $8000 prize pool.

Rac­ing will be held on Tues­day, Wed­nes­day, Fri­day and Satur­day, May 14 to May 18. Satur­day’s race will be held off Four Mile Beach to en­able par­tic­i­pants at Beach Day to keep a close eye on the ac­tion.

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