Thankyou Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club - RPAYC, AIODA, generous volunteers and Musto for a fantastic 2023 Opti Nationals that finished yesterday after 5 days of intense sailing!
Green Fleet 1st and Natalie O’Bart Perpetual Trophy Zach Tait NSC 2nd Jesse Busse 3rd Rachael Benoy
Intermediate Fleet 1st 9 year old Alexander Eyles RFBYC
Females 1st Cleo Patterson ASC 2nd Victoria Lin HHSC 3rd Sijia Deng SoPYC
Males 1st Henry Zub BSYC 2nd Reid Martin PDSC 3rd Cooper Kennedy PDSC
Perpetual 1st Overall Intermediate Fleet Henry Zub
Sportsmanship award Mila Gan Southport YC
Peter Gilmore Perpetual Trophy- most improved from last Nationals (open fleet) Zac Howell HHSC
Bennett Family Trophy for the Club with most entries Hunters Hill Sailing Club and Woollahra Sailing Club
Ozi Opti Trophy for Best Result for Top 3 Sailors Woollahra Sailing Club Walter Heeley Saxon Foggo Jago Tucker
Open Fleet 1st 10 year old Seb Tucker WSC 1st 11 year old Nicholas Cooper RFBYC 1st 12 year old Walter Heeley WSC
Females 1st Jorja Mahoney RGYC 2nd Lottie Griffith 3rd Heide Bates MHYC
Males 1st Callum Simmons IHYC/SSCBC 2nd Murray Duthie SoPYC 3rd Augustus Buividas SSCBC/SYC
Perpetual Trophy Australian Champion Callum Simmons
Worlds Team Callum Simmons Murray Duthie Jorja Mahoney Augustus Buividas Walter Heeley
Congratulations to Nicholas Cooper for winning the open fleet best boat name award "Lord of the Wind"!