Race Week

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Airlie Race Week includes six days of racing in all divisions. Race Director Denis Thompson is setting a schedule taking into account the different divisions' requirements for the week. There will be variations for each division and Dennis will take into account; the fleet, tide and race distances.

Divisions for 2017 may include IRC Racing, IRC Passage,  Performance Racing, Cruising, Non Spinnaker, Sports Boats, Multi-Hull Racing, Multihull Passage, One Design, Etchells, Super Sports and Trailable Yachts. There may also be sub-divisions within fleets for class racing or common interest groups.

Note that schedules on this website are provisional. Please refer to the sailing instructions for the final schedule. Start times may be altered.

Programme

Thu 10 Aug 2017 (All day)
ABRW competitors welcome function with free live entertainment from Matt Angel
Fri 11 Aug 2017 (All day)
Day 1 racing followed by prize presentation & free live entertainment from Off Da Railz

All Divisions: Cones Armit Race
Check your division's page for more information

Sat 12 Aug 2017 (All day)
Day 2 racing, Long Lunch, Festival Fun Run then prize presentation & free live entertainment from Lloyd Saunders Band

One or more races, depending on division
Check your division's page for more information ...

Sun 13 Aug 2017 (All day)
Day 3 racing, prize presentation & free live entertainment from The Cadillacs

One or more races, depending on division
Check your division's page for more information ...

Mon 14 Aug 2017 (All day)
Lay Day, all day lunch at Whitsunday Sailing Club & free live entertainment from Jan Arns

All Divisions: No racing - take a break!

Tue 15 Aug 2017 (All day)
Day 4 racing, followed by prize presentation & free live entertainment from Lloyd Saunders

One or more races, depending on division
Check your division's page for more information ...

Wed 16 Aug 2017 (All day)
Day 5 racing followed by prize presentation & free live entertainment from Gypsy Soldiers

One or more races, depending on division
Check your division's page for more information ...

Thu 17 Aug 2017 (All day)
Day 6 racing followed by Series Presentation Night & free live entertainment from the Hillbilly Goats

One or more races, depending on division
Check your division's page for more information ...