The penguins need you!

A project has been created to ready the rocky outcrop on the southern end of Worser Bay for penguin nesting boxes. Volunteers are sought for a weeding working bee on Sunday 19 October between 10am and noon. Meet at the

Posted in Members

Laura Dekker ‘One Girl, One Dream’ Author Tour

Laura Dekker will be in Wellington for one night only to talk about her remarkable circumnavigation of the globe when she was only 14 years old, and to launch her book ‘One Girl, One Dream’. Wednesday 5 November 2014 6pm

Posted in International

Another great day at Worser Bay

A great day in Wellington if you’re not a yachtie. The juniors had no wind. These things happen. But thankfully the southerly kicked in about 11:30am and they managed to squeeze in some fun sprint races. The seniors were more

Posted in Racing

Tuesday and Thursday Junior Training

All junior and youth members are invited to weekday training for Optimists (Green and Open), Starling, P Class and 4.7 Laser. Training starts on Tuesday 14th October at 4pm. Be rigged and ready at 4pm. It would be appreciated if

Posted in Laser, Optimist, P Class, Starling, Training

Sam is off to Opti Worlds

The Worlds are being hosted by Nautico San Isidro Club, Buenos Aires, Argentina from 20th to 30th October http://www.optiworlds2014.org/. To keep up to date with the NZ Team at the regatta at NZIODA’s (New Zealand International Optimist Dinghy Association) at

Posted in International, Optimist, Racing

New Zealand Youth Match Racing

Worser Bay was well represented at the 2014 New Zealand Youth Match Racing National Championships held off Lambton Harbour last week. Representing the Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club, our junior Coaches Sam MacKay and Ben Caundle, with WBBC member Bryn

Posted in National, Racing, Results

2014 Stack Winter Champs Results

The regatta was held Murrays Bay from 3rd to 5th October, the results can be found here. Opti Green : Ned Bacon 15th in field of 19. Opti Open : Sam Bacon 4th, Will Wright 19th, Elliot Bacon 24th, Luke

Posted in Optimist, P Class, Racing, Results, Starling

Weather, Racing and Broadband

An interesting day of racing. The Starlings and Optis were a little bemused by the ever changing wind direction and strength. Nothing like starting with a tailwind. The senior afternoon racing was  mix of vicious southerly gusts and occasional lulls.

Posted in Members, Racing, Website

Club Broadband Update

A technician from Vodafone is visiting us this Saturday. Fingers crossed! Perhaps we should offer a heavily discounted club membership.

Posted in Clubroom, Website

YNZ Learn To Sail Coach Course at Worser Bay

YNZ is holding a second Learn to Sail Coach Course in Wellington this year for those who missed out on the one held in August. The timetable is, Wednesday night October 29, Sunday November 2, and Wednesday night November 5

Posted in Training

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9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Nov 1 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Nov 1 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Nov
8
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Nov 8 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Nov 8 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Nov
22
Sat
all-day North Island Sunbursts
North Island Sunbursts
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day
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9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Nov 22 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Nov 22 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Nov
29
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Nov 29 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Nov 29 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Dec
6
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Dec 6 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Dec 6 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Dec
13
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Dec 13 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Dec 13 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Dec
20
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Dec 20 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Dec 20 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Jan
10
Sat
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Jan 10 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430

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