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Welcome to the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club

The 2025 Hansa Class World and International Championships will take place at the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club from March 23 to 30 March 2025.

Invited Hansa Classes will be the Hansa 2.3, 303 singles and doubles, Liberty and SKUD18.

Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club is located in Newport, Sydney on the picturesque Pittwater. The Club has a rich history, having been formed in 1867, gaining its “Royal” prefix in 1911.

RPAYC has produced many notable sailors, including Kay Cottee, the first woman to perform in a single-handed, non-stop and unassisted circumnavigation of the world in 1988, Olympian, Sydney to Hobart and America’s Cup – Jimmy Spithill, SailGP – Nina Curtis, Natasha Bryant and Jason Waterhouse and, in the Hansa Class, 2012 & 2016 Paralympic champions Dan Fitzgibbon and Liesl Tesch sailing the SKUD18.

RPAYC is located on the North Shore of Sydney, approximately, 35km from the Sydney CBD. Visit the club at www.rpayc.com.au

See the Accommodation page for information regarding accommodation and transport options.

Schedule of Events

Entries OpenOnline
Entries CloseOnline
Registration23 – 24 March0900 – 1630RPAYC Regatta Office
Equipment Inspection, Measurement22 – 24 March0900 – 1630Boat storage locations at RPAYC
Welcome to Sydney & Competitors Race Briefing24 MarchTBARPAYC – Tickets are included in the Entry Fee. Additional Tickets for others
Racing25 March1000Pittwater
Racing26 March1000Pittwater
Racing27 March1000Pittwater
Racing28 March1000Pittwater
Racing29 March1000Pittwater
Racing30 March1000Pittwater
Presentation30 MarchRPAYC – included in Entry Fee. Additional Tickets available for others
Schedule of events subject to changes



Below are some links to previous years events, you can view the 'Archive' page for each event.

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