Worser Bay Boating Club Centreboard Regatta and Tanner Cup Trials

NOR (Word | PDF) Please note: Reserve Day – Wellington District Tanner Cup Trials Only If less than 4 races are completed by P class for the Tanner Cup Trials on the scheduled race day on 15th November then the

Posted in 420, Finn, Junior, Laser, OK, Optimist, P Class, Racing, Senior, Skiffs, Sunburst, Zephyr

Sunburst Video

Many thanks to Phil Garside for this video.

Posted in Racing, Senior, Sunburst

North Islands for Sunbursts and Zephyrs

Lake Taupo Yacht Club are holding their annual Wooden Boat Regatta this year on the 22nd and 23rd of November. This Regatta incorporates the Zephyr Class North Island Championship and the New Zealand Sunburst Association North Island Championship. This year

Posted in Racing, Regional, Sunburst, Zephyr

WYA Starling Match Racing Trials

NOR (Word | PDF) Reserve Day Sunday 23 November 2014

Posted in Junior, Racing, Regional, Starling

Zephyr Video

Video by Philip Garside of Saturday’s racing. Mainly of Zephyrs but Sunnies feature amongst all the action with a trio finishing within a few sceonds of each other under spinnaker (at about 5:40 mark in the video). Thanks Phil.

Posted in Photos and Video, Racing, Zephyr

Call to Arms : Optimist Nationals Easter 2015

Many of you will be aware that we are hosting this regatta next year. This is a non trivial exercise and preparations are already well underway. This post is a gentle prod in the side of all members to think

Posted in Members, National, Optimist, Racing

Teenager Learn to Sail starting in December

The next course is ready and waiting! If you know of some kids looking for something to replace the excitement of exams or parents wanting them off the couch or computer then please pass this post/link on to them. Please

Posted in Learn to Sail, Teenager

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

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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

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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

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Regattas

Nov
15
Sat
all-day Worser Bay Boating Club Centrebo...
Worser Bay Boating Club Centrebo...
Nov 15 all-day
NOR (Word | PDF) Please note: Reserve Day – Wellington District Tanner Cup Trials Only If less than 4 races are completed by P class for the Tanner Cup Trials on the scheduled race day on 15th November then the
Nov
22
Sat
all-day North Island Sunbursts
North Island Sunbursts
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day
Lake Taupo Yacht Club NOR (PDF)
all-day North Island Zephyrs
North Island Zephyrs
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day
Lake Taupo Yacht Club
all-day Starling Match Racing Trials
Starling Match Racing Trials
Nov 22 all-day
NOR (Word | PDF) Reserve Day Sunday 23 November 2014
Feb
5
Thu
all-day Sunburst Nationals
Sunburst Nationals
Feb 5 – Feb 8 all-day
NOR (PDF) Entry Form (PDF)
Mar
14
Sat
all-day Wellington Centreboard Regatta
Wellington Centreboard Regatta
Mar 14 – Mar 15 all-day
The regatta is open to all dinghy classes including catamarans and sailboards and including a separate division for Green Fleet Optimists.

All Events

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
15
Sat
all-day Worser Bay Boating Club Centrebo...
Worser Bay Boating Club Centrebo...
Nov 15 all-day
NOR (Word | PDF) Please note: Reserve Day – Wellington District Tanner Cup Trials Only If less than 4 races are completed by P class for the Tanner Cup Trials on the scheduled race day on 15th November then the
Nov
22
Sat
all-day North Island Sunbursts
North Island Sunbursts
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day
Lake Taupo Yacht Club NOR (PDF)
all-day North Island Zephyrs
North Island Zephyrs
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day
Lake Taupo Yacht Club
all-day Starling Match Racing Trials
Starling Match Racing Trials
Nov 22 all-day
NOR (Word | PDF) Reserve Day Sunday 23 November 2014
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
Jan
12
Mon
all-day Junior Learn to Sail
Junior Learn to Sail
Jan 12 – Jan 16 all-day
Either morning 0930-1200 (J11) or afternoon 1300-1430 (J12) For 8 to 15 year olds and held over five half days, mornings or afternoon sessions, during the school holidays. Cost is $200. The course uses the club’s Optimists. Junior Learn to

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