These extraordinary photos were captured by Qld. Photographer Russell Witt at the recent F18 National Titles here in Hervey Bay, proudly sponsored by the Hervey Bay Boat Club. Congratulations to all the winners plus the teams that competed from around Australia!

You could also feel the rush of adrenaline as you plunge into the thrilling world of F18 yacht racing! Picture this: teams from all over, battling it out in a heart-pounding showdown at the National Titles, hosted by none other than the legendary Hervey Bay Sailing Club.

It's a gripping saga of man versus the elements, intertwined with a pulse-pounding competition where every second counts. Spectators witnessed these sleek vessels manoeuvring with precision, mere millimetres apart, in an electrifying quest for victory.

But here's the best part - you can be a part of this epic adventure! At the Hervey Bay Sailing Club, sailing isn't just for the elite; it's for anyone with a passion to learn and a spirit of adventure. Whether you're a seasoned sailor or a complete novice, all are welcome to join our tight-knit community.

Imagine strolling down to the HBSC, mingling with fellow enthusiasts, and who knows? You might just find yourself invited for a trial run, testing your agility and wits on the open water. Who knows where this journey might take you? From local races to global competitions, the possibilities are endless in this exhilarating sport. So come on board, and let's sail into the thrill of a lifetime!

CLICK HERE to see a short video compilation of these action shot images!

CLICK HERE for the Hervey Bay Sailing Club's website