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Tides for Quarry Bay

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Conditions were mild as the committee boat made its way through the breakwaters of Aberdeen Typhoon Shelter South, and turned left before dropping anchor not far from Repulse Bay . . .

 

With the winter monsoon affecting coastal areas of southern China, sailors were looking forward to a challenging islands course on Day 1 of the Kowloon Cup 2023 . . .

 

Sixty-five boats turned out on Saturday, the 7th of January 2023, to compete in the One Global HKRNVR Memorial Vase . . .

 

If you were looking for snow then there was no need to venture to the US or UK for the extreme conditions experienced there on Boxing Day the 26th December 2022 . . .

 

The second edition of the Swiss Re YMC Alma Mater Race, organised by the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club's Young Members Committee . . .

 

The Observatory predicted ‘North Force 4, Force 5 and occasionally up to Force 6 offshore’ and that’s how it turned out . . . for most of the day . . .

 

Races 7 & 8 on Saturday, the 10th of December, were sure to see some fierce battles among the J/80s and HKPN boats for overall positions in the Hebe Haven Yacht Club’s Monsoon Winter Series 2022 . . .

 

Like the previous Saturday, dark clouds greeted the competitors as they ventured out into Port Shelter for Race 6 of the Monsoon Winter Series 2022 but this time there was plenty of wind . . .

 

On the initiative of Albert Altura, the Corregidor Cup, organized by the newly-formed Ocean Racing Club of the Philippines, took place from Friday, the 18th, to Sunday, the 20th of November 2022 . . .

 

The Hong Kong Sailing Federation in conjunction with co-organiser, the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club, and the International 29er Association, have announced the seventh edition of the Sun Hung Kai & Co Hong Kong Race Week 2023 . . .

 

The Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta lived up to its reputation of having unpredictable weather this year, with competing yachts experiencing storms and rough seas several times during the week-long races . . .

 

Warm but not hot; cool but not cold. Winds of between 12 and 15 knots, from 75 degrees, and patches of blue in the sky. All set for Race 5 of the Waglan Series 2022 on Sunday, the 27th of November . . .

 

The second constituent event of the Top Dog Trophy Series 2022-2023 – the One Global Lipton Trophy – took place on Saturday, the 26th of November . . .

 

Dark clouds covered Port Shelter on Saturday, the 26th of November, as 17 yachts assembled for Races 4 & 5 of the Monsoon Winter Series 2022. Worse, though, was the wind . . .

 

Hong Kong’s biggest celebration of sail – the annual Round the Island Race – is a 26-nautical-mile circumnavigation of Hong Kong Island. This year, sponsored by Sun Hung Kai & Co . . .

 
 
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