2017 Quicksilver Port Douglas Race Week

Tuesday 16th May - Saturday 20th May 2017

 Hosted by the Port Douglas Yacht Club

First Race Day 2017

Invitation

Port Douglas Yacht Club proudly presents the 2017 Quicksilver Port Douglas Race Week, and invites all yachts to join us for a week of Sailing, Food & Fun.

We are fortunate to enjoy one of the best playgrounds for our sport that nature could provide and this year we will be hosting a huge array of events all to be sailed on the beautiful waters of the Coral Sea off Port Douglas. This year’s regatta will be held over 5 days, with the first day of racing commencing on Tuesday  16th of May and concluding on Saturday 20th May. The  sailing schedule includes racing around the stunning Low Isle and Snapper Islands, as well as some technical racing off the famous Four Mile Beach.

  NOR issued  1st December 2016

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2017 Race Week polos can now be ordered from the Race Week Shop

Cutoff date for personalized orders is Wednesday 22nd March 2017.

Go to the Race Week Shop to order

Latest News

9th March
The first of the Cairns fleet to enter is Impulse, the impressive Sydney 36CR skippered and owned by Frank & Wendy Brace. Can Impulse be the first Cairns mono to take out Division 1 since Dougie Ahola sailed Skulduggery to victory in the mixed fleet single division of 2010?

 6th March
The latest entry in Div 2 is the Port Douglas based Phantom 40, Casuarina skippered by Carl Barnett. Div 2 is leading the way with numbers, could this be the year of the cruiser? Get your entry in now for your chance to race against Casuarina!

24th February
Entries coming in from the Townsville fleet. Tony Muller and the crew of Brava, the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 409 defending her 2016 Div 1 title, and Mal Pirret and the crew of the Beneteau Oceanis 45 Champagne out to steal it away from under her. 

20th January
First entrie in was Lady Mystique sailed by Mick & Helen Gwilliams from Port Douglas. They were followed shortly after by long time Port Douglas sailor Doug Ryan now living at Magnetic Island with his boat Shazam.

 

 

 

The winners of the 2016 Mickey Ink Race Week Regatta

brava

Division 1 winner      Brava

2016e Barefoot

Division 3 Winner  Barefoot

No Legends

Division 2 Winner   No Legens

2016e Kaizen 2

Division 4 Winner   kaizen 2