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Class Information

The benefit of the class is the low purchase cost, currently around $200 AUS for a complete boat including all electrics. England's, Mark Dicks used his race winning RG65 Light Ice design for the Dragon Force class. Those who become involved can be assured the class is well thought out, not just a cheap toy.

2017 07 28 1The beauty of the Dragon Force, being a strict one design class, is that sailing does not become an arms race where money rules. Any replacement parts required must be purchased from the supplier and essentially a boat will remain competitive for as long as it floats.

The manufacturer Joysway began selling Dragon Force RG 65 sail boats in 2013. According to the Australian importer about 1,000 were sold in Australia up to the end of May 2015.

Thirty eight PRYC skippers have purchased RG 65 Dragon Force yachts.

A competitive core group of skippers sail every Tuesday and a couple of Saturdays each month at Emerald Lakes.  The format alternates between scratch and handicap racing from week to week.

Black flag startMore experienced skippers have positively accepted a mentoring role to the benefit of new club member novice RC sailors.  Race days are run by the rules of sailing and are competitive, yet fun, and the camaraderie of everyone involved is excellent.

All new comers and visitors are welcome to attend.

Racing Times

Each Tuesday @ 11.00 AM until 3.00 PM plus two Saturdays / month @ 9.30 AM until 3.00 PM.

For new skippers, a comprehensive information kit is available on request. It contains references to many aspects of PRYC RG 65 Dragon Force boat preparation and racing.

Sail Number Allocation - To Request an Australian RG65 Dragon Force registered sail number email contact:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PRYC RG65 Dragon Force Fleet Captain: Charmaine  White Phone 0405180560

PRYC 2016 RG65 Dragon Force Challenge link: here

Queensland Dragon Force Championship 2017 link: here

 

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