Chal­leng­ing day of rac­ing ahead

Whitsunday Times - - ON THE WATER -

WHIT­SUN­DAY sailors are busy pre­par­ing for the fourth heat of the NQ Tele­com Chal­lenger’s Cup, to be held this Sun­day, Au­gust 4.

Whit­sun­day Sail­ing Club sail­ing de­vel­op­ment of­fi­cer Tim Parker said this would be the best op­por­tu­nity for skip­pers and crews to tune up their boats be­fore race week.

The Chal­lenger’s Cup is an event for both off­beach and off­shore boats which all sail the same course around marks in Pi­o­neer Bay.

Di­vi­sion 1 will in­cor­po­rate mul­ti­hulls, Di­vi­sion 2 will be for faster mono­hulls, Di­vi­sion 3 for the smaller mono­hulls and Di­vi­sion 4 for off­beach boats.

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