Meet The Sailor


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Leigh Harvie - Blue Bullet

1 year 7 months ago

My name is Leigh Harvie.  I am 8 years old. My home club is Westernport Yacht Club which is located at Balnarring.

I like sailing because it is fun, and I like how the boat rocks as it moves along.

My favourite colour is blue, and my boat is called Blue Bullet.

I currently sail in green fleet. I also play soccer, and I like swimming and fishing.


Lucy Laverty - Quack

1 year 7 months ago

My home clubs are Somers and Mornington 
I like sailing because it is a really fun water sport. I enjoy capsizing and getting wet on hot days.
I also play basketball and do athletics.
My favourite joke: Why did Tigger look down the toilet? Because he was looking for poo!
My favourite colour is green.
My favourite movie is Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets
My favourite music is Hedwigs theme from Harry Potter.

Jorja Mahoney - Serendipity

2 years 6 months ago

Hi my Name is Jorja, I am 8 years old and I sail at RGYC.  I like sailing because i get to make lots of friends and I get to see lots of sea creatures. My boats name is called Serendipity. One of my sailing highlights is winning the green fleet at my home club this year at the Opti States and also seeing the dolphins on the course. This year I will be sailing in intermediate fleet. I look forward to making new friends from new places.  I also enjoy swimming, netball and school choir.

Scarlett Zerbe - DASH

2 years 6 months ago

Meet Scarlett Zerbe – sailor of “DASH” from Sandringham Yacht Club, Victoria.

Scarlett Zerbe and her family are a delight to have around the boat park.  After completing Tackers at Sandringham Yacht Club they joined the Opti fleet and haven't looked back. Scarlett is currently in Year 6 at Sandringham Primary School and became the proud new owner of Dash only 18 months ago. Since then she has tried to make the most of all the opportunities that open up once you join the Victorian fleet.

Will McKenzie VIC - AUS 1681

3 years 6 months ago

Meet Will - sailor of “The Force Awakens” from Mornington Yacht Club in Victoria. Will’s sailing highlight to date was being part of the VIODA team in 2015 that participated in the Qingdao Training Camp and Regatta in China, venue of the 2008 Olympic sailing events.. Will also enjoys sailing with his Dad on a keelboat ..and an Etchell. Now in Year 7 at Padua College, Will also keeps fit by cross country running and snow skiing (and Star Wars!). Will especially likes the laughs in the boat park with his sailing friends and specialises in ..annoying his twin sister both on and off the water.