Sailors celebrate at Commodore’s Ball
SAILORS of all ages were celebrated at the Whitsunday Sailing Club’s 2013 Commodore’s Ball on Saturday night.
Achievements of both off-beach and offshore sailors were commended, with special awards for outstanding service and dedication also given out.
Whitsunday Sailing Club commodore Jim Hayes applauded all competitive sailors of the club for their efforts throughout 2013.
“The Commodore’s Ball is a special event for the club as it recognises the great work of our junior and senior sailors,” he said.
“It is a chance to put our best sailors in the spotlight and reward them for their efforts.”
GREAT HONOUR: Club person of the year Duncan Smith accepts his award from master of ceremonies Clay Bauman at the Commodore's Ball on Saturday night.
TOP JUNIORS: Jasmin Tickle, Cameron Brown, Hamish Swain, Ben Archer, Aidan Gummow, Mack Mitchell, Ty Gummow, Brendan Hoffman and Eliarna Mitchell.