View Post

MSR wraps up with Fugazi claiming top honours

In Regattas by James Nichols

The 10th annual Multihull Solutions Regatta wrapped up today with another good day of sailing. Principal Race Officer Simon James ran two races today, a three-lap windward-leeward and then a triangle course for all classes except Cruising, which did a loop around nearby Koh Lon. Dan Fidock’s trimaran Fugazi claimed …

View Post

Strong gusts mark day two of MSR

In Regattas by James Nichols

Nineteen knots of wind in Ao Chalong greeted competitors as they sailed out to compete in day two of the Multihull Solutions Regatta. Armchair pundits were hedging their bets as to which boats would be damaged by heavy winds. Some thought the Corsair Pulses, who have been a touch fragile …

View Post

Tenth Multihull Solutions Regatta gets underway

In Regattas by James Nichols

Day one in the 10th Multihull Solutions Regatta saw fifteen boats divided into four classes compete off the shores of host organizer Phuket Yacht Club in Chalong Bay in Boat Lagoon Race Day. Before the regatta started, Multihull Solutions’ Andrew de Bruin said, “We are back for the 5th year as …

View Post

Multihull Solutions Regatta Notice of Race

In Regattas by Byron Jones

Multihull Solutions Regatta Notice of Race JULY 12th to 15th 2018 NOTICE OF RACE – Published 1st May 2018. You may download this NOR HERE ORGANISING AUTHORITY The Regatta is organised by the Phuket Yacht Club (PYC) under the auspices of the Yacht Racing Authority of Thailand 1.            RULES The …

View Post

One Design Sailors Regatta 2018

In Regattas by Byron Jones

Sailors Regatta 2018 March 9-11 2018 PRELIMINARY NOTICE OF RACE Organising Authority The Regatta is organised by the Phuket Yacht Club (PYC) Rules 1.1. The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing and by: 1.2. The Firefly 850 Sports One Design Class …

View Post

Cats on the Prowl – MHSR Final day

In Racing by Byron Jones

Sunday the 16th July and the final days racing at the 2017 Multihull Solutions Regatta, with raceday three sponsored by Sailescapes. Strong winds and gusts along with repairs and ongoing difficulties prevailed in the third and final day of the Multihull Solutions Regatta today and although most racers were content …

View Post

A Day of Flight!- 2017 Multihull Solutions Regatta day two

In Regattas by Byron Jones

Hulls flying, a Firefly pitch poling, warp speeds… Day 2 of the Multihull Solutions Regatta saw plenty of action in Ao Chalong with many of the fleet gaining air and travelling at (warp!) speeds that sent hearts soaring and stomachs rising. Ray Waldron’s Surf Patrol dug bows into the water …

View Post

2017 Multihull Solutions Regatta-entries

In Regattas by Byron Jones

The 2017 Multihull Solutions Regatta update of entries as of 29th June. As we are nearing the final stages of preparations for the 2017 Multihull Solutions Regatta, it would a great time to thank the following competitors for registering early so as to make registration on the 13 th of …

View Post

Where’s the monohulls?

In Racing by Byron Jones

Due to many other commitments, just one monohull ‘Slainte Math’ was on the water along with a compliment of five Multihulls were racing on Sunday on what was a very warm and sunny Phuket day. Adrenalin showed the fleet a clean pair of heels to lead all round the racecourse …