MAC 24-Hour Challenge in 4 days time!

17 & 18 March 2018 held at Milnerton Aquatic Club.
Are you prepared, have you entered yet?
Camping allowed for participants. Braai fires will be lit every evening, Food trucks & MAC Galley will help to feed you. The MAC Bar will be open daily till late. On Saturday evening we have a fantastic band joining us, The Flip Side Band playing from 17h00 to 20h00, thereafter we will have a DJ doing his thing so we can get down on the dance floor.
MAC 24-Hour Challenge Sailing Instructions have now been posted on the MAC Website, along with the Notice of Race & Entry Forms – See link:

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MAC 24-Hour Endurance Challenge Public Notice

When:  17 & 18 March 2018
Time:  Race sailed from 12h00 on Sat 17th March to 12h00 on Sun 18th March 2018.
Where:  Milnerton Aquatic Club is in Table Bay Nature Reserve Grey Avenue, Flamingo Vlei, Tableview.
Milnerton Aquatic Club is hosting this exciting 24 hour sailing endurance regatta & we wish to invite all the community to visit this thrilling event, which offers free entrance to the public. (No charge to go through Table Bay Nature Reserve)  Sailors from all over South Africa gather together for this prestigious but fun sailing event, we also have many Sea Scout Sailors from all over the Cape participating on their large Saldanha boats.
The sailors race on various class dinghies for a grueling 24 hours & love the spectators support on land, so do please come & join us & shout them along.  We have a live commentator who keeps the public informed as to what is happening on the water.  We have many development sailing teams that are participating such as Royal Cape Yacht Club Sailing Academy, Izivunguvungu & Hout Bay Yacht Club Sailing School from which hails one of our top Olympic sailors, namely Asenathi Jim.
Apart from watching exciting sailing we also have many other interesting thing happening at the club, such as carefully selected food trucks, delicious Coffee/Milkshake stand, large jumping castle for the kids, lovely nail art stand, lovely music all weekend, MAC Bar & MAC Galley.  We also have a fantastic live band coming to play for us on Saturday from 17h00 to 20h00, namely The Flip Side Band who play cover music from Crosby Stills Nash & Young and the Eagles.
We have plenty of parking and a picture perfect view of table mountain so be sure to bring your camera’s along.
You can expect to see 30 to 50 boats on the water for MAC’s biggest annual event of the year.  Lets hope the weather this year will allow us to break a world sailing record.
More information on the MAC 24 Hour Challenge:

MAC Open Sailing Day – Stadium Racing

Saturday 17 February 2018
1st Race at 9h30am
Prize Giving at 12h30
Braai to commence at 13h00
Exciting strategy & tactical fun sailing course with upwind and/or downwind starts for those bored with the triangle sausage races.
A fun open day for all to enjoy whether you are a spectator or a sailor.
Encourage your sailor friends from other yacht club to enter this race.
BRAAI FIRES – Bring & braai
Entries to be sent to
NOR to be posted shortly at
Open to all classes
5 race format, no discards