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Mercedes-Benz Brighton Port Phillip Challenge










The Mercedes-Benz Brighton Port Phillip Challenge was held at SYC on Friday 26 February 2021.

Over 200 participants had a great day at SYC in a fleet of 18 keelboats. Here’s what they got up to…check out the photos of the day….


Congratulations to those who took home the silverware;


1st Place

Veloce III


2nd Place

Sierra Chainsaw

A.G. Coombs (team 3)

3rd Place

Scarlet Runner 11

Australian Airconditioning Distributors (team 1)

Commodore’s Award


M Squared Electrical

Start of the Day

Second Nature

Dean World Cargo

Nautical Incident

38 Degrees South

A.G. Coombs (team 2)


Some thank yous – we said it on the day but we feel compelled to say it again:

  • To all Boat Owners / Skippers who donated their yachts
  • To the Crew who donated expertise & time
  • To our wonderful race management
  • Our Event Sponsors and Partners

 Naming Rights Sponsor    

 Mercedes-Benz Brighton

 Event Partners

 C.H. Robinson


 Harris HMC


 Hunter Cleaning Supplies Specialists

 Merchandise Partner


 Custom Trophy Partner


  • Andy Healey for his entertainment
  • MC Bill Stubbs 

If you enjoyed your experience at SYC we’d love to chat with you about how you can get involved with our Club. 

Please contact Richard Hewett CEO 9599 0911 / [email protected] – we’d love to catch up over a coffee