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Manning Marathon
Saturday, 23rd January 2016
All Class Sailing Race at Manning Point
Beach Entries $6.00 per craft
2:30pm Start

Sunday, 24th January 2016
Manning Point to Taree
Open to ALL Sailing Classes
Total prize value in excess of $1200

  • Manning Point Marina's Waterbird Restaurant
  • Solomons Fruit Market
  • Carpet Craft
  • Manning Mowers & Chainsaws
  • Vittali Family
  • Bert & Margaret Love
  • W & N Engineering
  • Saltwater Wine.
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Manning Marathon - Notice of Race
Manning Marathon - Notice of Race - Juniors (Croki start)
Manning Marathon - Entry Form
Manning Marathon - Trailer Yacht Information


Results (This Year):
Marathon - 24 January 2016
PDF Format
Entire Fleet - Elapsed Time
Entire Fleet - Corrected Times
Divisions - Corrected Time
Outright Line Honours
Not Applicable
Results (Last Year):
Marathon - 18 January 2015
PDF Format
Entire Fleet - Elapsed Time
Entire Fleet - Corrected Times
Divisions - Corrected Time
Outright Line Honours

$35-00 per Craft (includes printed T shirt. Extra shirts available at $15-00)
$20-00 Junior skipper (under 16) entries $20-00 including T-shirt.
Club Secretaries will have entry form or download from this website (see above)

Sailing Secretary,
Taree Aquatic Club,
PO Box 908,

Beach Entries $45 - 9am to 11am on race day at Manning Point.

Class comprises five or more of the same craft.
Prize for first over the line (Cock of the River).
Prize for each class. Total prize value in excess of $1200.

Ramp and rigging area near starting area. Caravan parks nearby.
Ocean Caravan Park 02 6553 2624
Weeroona Caravan Park 02 6553 2635
Snacks, light meals and drinks available @ Manning Point Marina and Manning Point Store.
Refreshments available after the race @ Taree Aquatic Club.


Briefing approximately 11am on the beach.
Start time approximately 12 noon - 2:00pm Various starts.
Line honours contenders 2pm start.


Bridge height clearance is 12m.
Trailer Yachts competing in the Manning Marathon are invited to "make a week-end of it" and join with local and visiting yachts in a cruise down river from Taree to Manning Point on Saturday 17th January 2015.

The proposed program is:
1000 Rig and launch at Taree - the ramp is located in Stevenson Street down from Kentucky Fried Chicken.
1130 Cruise to Manning Point. Depending on conditions, the trip should take 3-4 hours. There are numerous jetties and anchorages at Manning Point.
1900 Dinner at Manning Point Bowling Club and Manning Point Marina
  Following dinner and afters, depending on conditions it may be necessary to move yachts for overnight.
0900-1100 Beach Entries $45 per yacht, which includes one printed T-shirt.
1100 approx Race briefing.
1200 Non Spinnaker Trailer yacht start - Manning Point
Junior Division start - Croki.
1230 Spinnaker Division Trailer yacht start.
1300 Line Honours contenders start (Start time will depend on Weather conditions)
1700-1800 Presentation and refreshments at Taree Aquatic Club after retrieval and unrigging.
More Information?
Email marathon@sailos.info.
George HughesAH (02) 6552 2872.
Last Updated: 28th January 2016
Taree Aquatic Club
2 Macquarie Street
Taree NSW 2430
Tel (02) 6552 1435

Email : secretary@sailos.info
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