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Evil Gnome

Heaven Can Wait charity race 2018

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Another to keep in mind is the Heaven Can wait race on Lake Macquarie on the 24-25th of March, another challenging race but a great experience, Evil Gnome will be doing the 12 hour race again, ran the 24 hour race past the crew and there wasn't a great response so the 12 hour it is, navigating your way around Lake Macquarie at night is fantastic. So put it on your to do list it is also for a very good cause the Cancer Council of NSW.

See you there

Evil

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EVIL YOU HAVE YOUR DATES WRONG 24th 25th FEBRUARY 2018. I got this a couple of weeks ago.

 

 

               HEAVEN CAN WAIT 2018                

 

SUPPORTING THE HUNTER BRANCH OF CANCER COUNCIL NSW

 

AND MARINE RESCUE LAKE MACQUARIE

 

 

 

 

 

ONLY 8 WEEKS TO GO – FEBRUARY 24-25, 2018 - HAVE YOU GOT YOUR ENTRY IN YET?

 

 

Hi all previous Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta participants.  Yes I know – you are probably only just getting over the Christmas headaches and still have New Year to come, but this won’t take long. Simply go to the 2018 Heaven Can Wait Race Entry web site page and get your boat entered in this unique regatta. Be sure to read the Race Entry Information before completing your entry and please take the option to create an Everydayhero site so that you can start raising money in support of the Hunter Branch of Cancer Council NSW and their Home Help Program. Get the message out to your friend, family and business networks and ask them to support you with your fundraising efforts.

 

 

Oh, and a reminder that the more money you raise, the better your handicap will be in the Long One Lap Fundraising Dash – it’s just a simple matter of bribing the handicapper – the more full the brown paper bag, the better the handicap!!!. More information is available on the final Notice Of Race.

 

 

So, decide which races you are going to enter – challenge yourself by doing the 12 and / or 24 Hour races – there is nothing lake sailing on the lake at night time where it is relatively safe and the shore and support are close at hand. Now is the time to get your boat and crew organised.

 

 

Once again, The HCW Regatta will be a part of Lakefest – a celebration of aquatic activity on Lake Macquarie from Saturday February 17 through Sunday March 4 and details of the Lakefest events are on the Lakefest website – www.lakefest.com.au. There will be lots of activity on the Lake, so why not come up early and participate in some of the other events planned for Lakefest Week.

 

 

So, free up your time for this great event – whether it be the Short One Lap Dash, a quick dash around the whole lake with the Long One Lap Dash and the Long One Lap Fundraising Dash, the Challenge of the 12 Hour race or the Endurance event - the 24 Hour Race. Arrive early, explore the many anchorages of the lake and participate in some of the other Lakefest events. We look forward to seeing you on the weekend of February 24-25, 2018.

 

 

PS, I expect to have more news in the next bulletin about the Pre-Regatta Charity Fundraising Dinner

  

 

 

www.rmyctoronto.com.au/heaven-can-wait

 

 

 

Regards

 

 

 

Melvyn (Mel) Steiner

 

Vice Commodore - RMYC Toronto

 

PO Box 599,  TORONTO  NSW  2283

 

AUSTRALIA

 

P (02) 4959 3540 (M) 0417409172

 

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