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13_Yachtsman 2015.qxp_Yachtsman Magazine 19/08/2015 4:29 pm Page 22 Club Yachting Sydney Harbour Regatta By Stephen Collopy dual club boat, Allsail Dancing Star took out first place after 4 races. Division 2 saw Heath Walters sailing Northshore Marine to 3rd place and Marcus Grimes’ High Anxiety to 14th place. In the IRC Division 2, Robert Alder’s Occ. Coarse Language One and Mark Tinworth’s Le Billet placed 3rd and 4th. In the ORCi Division 2, the same boats did one better with Occ. Coarse Language One coming in 2nd and Le Billet finishing up a close third. XS Moment in the Sydney Harbour Regatta - Photo Andrea Francolini A special mention to Le billet which had participating crew members made up of the Club’s Youth Development team. It’s a great opportunity for seasoned Club skippers to take on these elite young sailors to teach them all-round sailing onboard yachts rather than their one design match racing which the YD teams mainly focus on. “The perfect day’s sailing” was the description given to the Sydney Harbour 10th Anniversary Regatta hosted by the Middle Harbour Yacht Club over Saturday 7th and Le Billet’s owner, Mark Tinworth was particularly impressed with the YD’s work. Sunday 8th March. “I really admire their knowledge and skills as a team which must be a result of RPAYC sailors who made the trip down to race in the Harbour took full advantage participation in the RPAYC development program, It was an absolute pleasure to sail with the youth team and as always we are of the text book summer breezes and performed very wi [