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The Victorian States 2014 will be held on the weekend of the 22nd and 23rd Feb and this year they are not on Port Philip.  You will have to learn about tides as Somers on Westernport will be the venue.  Details will follow later.  there is accommodation at Somers but with the new freeway its not a long drive from Melbourne.

The Sabre Association of Victoria will be running the annual coaching weekend on the 12th and 13th of October 2013 at Black Rock Yacht Club. VIC Sabre AGM Sunday 13th from 9:45am.

There will be on water sessions on both days and some shore based activities depending on the weather.  There are usually over 30 boats so it’s a good crowd and a chance to get to know a lot of Sabre people from around Victoria.  The coaching has always been of a very high standard and you can expect this year to be the same with various State and National Champions in the team. Training Program will be posted before the end of the week.

UPDATE: Click here to register for the Training Weekend

UPDATE: Click here to download Training Coaching Agenda

UPDATE: Click here to download Coaching Questionnaire

An online function has been established for registration and payment of Victorian sabre Association membership.
TryBooking has been our channel of choice for championship entries and other events such as Container reservation for the Perth Australian championship.

Link: http://www.trybooking.com/Embed.aspx?eid=58633

Membership Categories

ADULT - Over 18 years $30 per season
YOUTH - 18 Years and under $25 per season
FAMILY - $35 per season
LIFE MEMBER - Nil per season

Barry Eastgate
Treasurer SSAV

Victorian Sabre Winter Series 2013



Please refer to the attached calendar showing the dates for all races in our annual Sabre winter series.

The winter series rambles it’s way through 15 races over 5 months, and involves both bay sailing at Black Rock and Mordialloc at the start and finish, and lake sailing at Albert Park Lake and Sugarloaf in the middle. Almost no-one sails all of the races, but that didn’t stop a whopping 50 boats from entering at least one of the races last season (that’s more than we get in the state championships !) The winter series is a great opportunity to race against boats that you’re not used to, to keep your skills and fitness up during the winter, and to engage in some good tactical racing so typical of lake sailing.

There is no entry fee to enter the series, although individual clubs do charge race entry fees for visitors.

Winter Series Poster 2013

Winter Series Calendar 2013

Winter Series Results 2013



If any Sabres would like to race over Easter at a competitive but friendly club they need to travel no further than Somers Yacht Club.

Thanks to Peninsulalink Somers is now only a 60 min drive from Melbourne CBD or Black Rock Yacht Club.

There are now 15 Sabres at Somers and 10 sail in almost every race. Somers has a fantastic clubhouse, great race management and a large yard with easy access and secure overnight storage. Lunches are available before racing and the bar is open afterwards.

The Easter regatta consists of
SATURDAY 30 MARCH 2.30pm – Race 1
SUNDAY 31 MARCH 2.30pm Race 2 & 3
MONDAY 1 APRIL 11am Race 4
Visitors are most welcome for any number of races
Contact Wendy Wilson 0407876950 wilsonmw@bigpond.com



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