Windwarriors

LAKE MACQUARIE YACHT CLUB

WINDWARRIORS

ABOUT THE WINDWARRIORS

 

Lake Macquarie Yacht Club members operate a fleet of radio controlled yachts known as the Windwarriors.

The Windwarrior is a New Zealand designed radio controlled model yacht with a worldwide fleet. Racing is conducted for 1 1/2 hours and in that period from 6 to 8 races are scheduled. The entry fee for the racing is $3 for the day. A competitor must also be a member of Lake Macquarie Yacht Club. Spectators are welcome and skippers will be prepared to allow you to have a sailing trial.

The Windwarriors are raced from the Northern side of the Clubhouse every Thursday afternoon from 4:30pm and Saturdays during June, July and August from 1:30pm.

 

For further information, please contact Jim Orrell on 02 4945 0022 or email racing@lmyc.com.au

WINDWARRIORS DOCUMENTS

 Below are important documents in relation to the operation and participation in Windwarrior activities at LMYC.

Please click on the links to view or download Windwarriors Documents.

WINDWARRIORS RESULTS

 

The Windwarriors started competitions on an informal basis in 2004. Due to increase in numbers permanent trophies were introduced and awarded from 2006.When the G 3 design became prevalent Divisions were formed from 2006.Separate Trophies for Scratch and Performance were introduced in 2010 A Gun Boat Trophy for the most wins in a Division was inaugurated in 2008.  In 2017 the Orrell Cup for Pursuit racing was inaugurated.

For detailed information please click on the undermentioned subject for the relevant data.

Honour Board of Winners including 2016-2017

Results and Pointscores 2017-2018 including Spring race 6

Gun Boat and Seasonal wins 2017-2018 including Winter and Spring race 6

Pursuit Results and Pointscores 2017-18 Month 5 or 12

First Half Yearly Pointscore FINAL 2016-2017

Second Half Pointscore FINAL 2016-2017

Annual Pointscore FINAL 2016-2017

Gun Boat seasonal & FINAL wins 2016-2017

Combined Divisions Pursuit race and Pointscore results Round 12  of 12 Rounds 2016-2017

IMAGES ABOVE CLOCKWISE

The Scratch Trophy

The Performance Trophy

The Gun Boat Trophy

Jim Orrell presents the Orrell Cup to the Pursuit Winner

WINDWARRIORS NEWS

Windwarriors Editor: Jim Orrell Email:       racing@lmyc.com.au

If you would like to contribute to the Windwarriors News, all articles to be to the editor by 4pm every Saturday.

September Monthly Update

August Monthly Update

June Monthly Update