Eden District Inter-Schools Regatta

From : May 2017


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The calm waters of Island Lake, Wilderness, home to George Lakes Yacht Club, were once again the venue for the 2017 SAS Eden District Inter Schools Regatta. The event attracted teams from ten High Schools and eight Primary Schools from Mossel Bay and George. Unfortunately, schools from Knysna were not represented this year. In the High Schools fleet, there were 29 boats sailing in various classes sailing against each other on a rating system. These classes included the Topper, Laser, Gypsy, Tera and Dabchick. The Primary Schools had 22 boats, comprising Optimists, Tera Sport, O-9er and Feva. 


On Saturday, after the rush to rig the 51 boats and the skipper’s briefin