Australian Grand Prix Green Fleet

As a part of the 2017 Australian Grand Prix, The Boatshed is offering the chance to be a part of the action through two exciting junior (strictly U14) events suitable for Green Fleet sailors. Entry is FREE for participants and includes entry to the Grand Prix for one parent/guardian. Limited places available so register NOW to secure your place!

The accompanying parent/guardian must provide their full name and a headshot as per the AGPC Photo Identification Standards available on request. These must be sent to Adam Gristwood at info@theboatshed.net.au along with the name of the participant(s) that they are accompanying.

The Australian Grand Prix Green Fleet Challenge on Saturday 25th March 2017 is suitable for all recent Tackers 3 and all new Green Fleet participants. It will include coaching from 2pm – 3:30pm and coached racing from 4:30pm – 6:00pm (break from 3:30pm – 4:30pm).

Participant Entry here: http://www.yachtingaustralia.com.au/Entry/?EID=81526

The Australian Grand Prix Green Fleet Sprint Series on Sunday 26th March 2017 is suitable for all advanced Green Fleet participants. It will include coached sprint series style racing from 3:30pm – 6:00pm (with a short break).

Participant Entry here: http://www.yachtingaustralia.com.au/Entry/?EID=81527

The Boatshed’s fleet of OziOptis will be provided free of charge as well as instructors & lifejackets.

Entry to the circuit must be made at Gate 3 Pedestrian at 10:20am on both Saturday and Sunday. We will then enter the circuit as a group and will be able to enjoy the Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix before meeting at The Boatshed at 1:30pm on Saturday 25th March and 3:00pm on Sunday 26th March.

 

 

 

 

Accreditation Process

Regatta competitors and their nominated parent/guardian will receive access to the 2017 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix. Access will be granted to the parent/guardian on restricted Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC) working accreditation. Competitors will access the event accompanied by their accredited parent/guardian.

Please note, no accreditation will be issued to the competitors. This in compliance with Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC) Standards, that restrict the issue of working accreditation to any persons under the age of 16.

One piece of accreditation will be provided to escort the competitor to the event:

  • 1 x Saturday Accreditation entry ONLY
  • 1 x Sunday Accreditation entry ONLY

Applications for parent/guardian accreditation will be facilitated by the Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC), via The Boatshed.  All accreditation is required to be issued with the applicants full name and photo identification shot as per the AGPC Photo Identification Standards attached.  Please provide Adam Gristwood of The Boatshed, with a headshot and the name of the applicants via info@theboatshed.net.au with your regatta registration.

Circuit Access

To enter the circuit please arrive at Gate 3 Pedestrian,  at 10:20 am on Saturday and Sunday.  You will then enter the circuit as a group and will be able to enjoy the Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix until your event.