Wednesday Twilight Racing (2012)

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The information on this page refers to the 2012 Twilight Race Series. For updated information and race results from the 2013 Twilight Race Series check the 2013 Wednesday Twilight Racing page.

Have you ever wanted to experience the thrill of yacht racing, but never knew where to start? The Whitsunday Sailing Club has the answer with their weekly twilight races.

Every Wednesday between twenty and thirty yachts of various sizes and types take to the waters of Pioneer Bay for a casual (but serious) 'round the buoys' race - and the skippers invite you to join them.

The afternoon is open to anyone who wants to experience yacht racing up close and personal, and if you are keen you may become part of the regular crew. If you have never sailed before - don't worry, no experience is neccessary.

So how do you experience this amazing sport? Be at the club by 3:00pm on a Wednesday afternoon, and our friendly staff will assist you to find a ride on one of the boats. There is no charge for racing - just take whatever you want to drink (beers are acceptable!). Racing starts at 4:30pm and generally lasts for an hour to an hour and a half.

After the race, why not come back to the club for a few drinks and a roast buffet and be a part of the race presentations and the traditional 'rum bucket'.

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This page provides historical results for Twilight Races in the 2012 year. To view the current year's Twilight information and results, check our current Twilight Series page.