Double Handed Dinghy

STACK Winter Champs 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 07:00 to Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 18:00

The traditional big opening regatta of the season, with a usual turnout of around 200 boats. All classes welcome, but minimum of 4 to make a start. This year, with the interest being shown by some classes, we may increase to 4 courses.

This regatta follows on from our 2 days of junior coaching earlier in the week, and is also a great final opportunity for the youth classes, before they head in to their Worlds trials the following week.

2018 New Zealand Flying Dutchman National Championships

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 09:30 to Monday, February 5, 2018 - 18:00

2018 New Zealand Flying Dutchman National Championships
2nd to 5th February 2018

The Organising Authority is the Nelson Yacht Club.

The regatta is open to all boats of the Flying Dutchman class with a valid measurement certificate. All sailors must be current financial members of the class association and an affiliated Yacht Club.

Registration 0930 - 1100hrs on Friday 2nd February.

The scheduled time of the warning signal for the first race on Friday 2nd February is 1300. 

North Island Sprints 2017

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 09:00 to Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 16:30


A fast paced weekend, with back to back racing to test the endurance of the most seasoned sailors. 

Lake Rotorua offers a lucky dip of weather conditions, which never ceases to test the creativeness of the race officer, Keith Taylor.

5 Boats to make a class

7 Boats for a seperate start

Fees to be confirmed shortly 

Red Sox Day Teamwork Regatta 2017

Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 08:00 to Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 17:00

Set in the 1st week of the school holidays we are running a regatta and training clinic to develop team work and inspire sailors to be leaders.
events unfold as follows
2 days of racing sat 8th Sun 9th July
2 days of training and coaching 10-11 July
1 day of sprint races lock in the learning! 12 July

French Bay Regatta 2017

Sunday, February 12, 2017 -
08:00 to 17:30

French Bay Yacht Club Regatta is our club's major dinghy regatta for the season. The regatta offers a chance to sail on the Manukau Harbour and experience the classic French Bay sea breeze (which has been booked in advance!).

Registrations from 8am with racing starting at 10:30am.

Medals awarded to top 3 sailors in fleets with more than 5 competitors.

We usually get a strong turnout of Optis, Starlings, Lasers, Laser Radials, 3.7s, and a mixed open fleet.

More info and NOR at: www.frenchbay.org.nz

2017 Ports of Auckland Anniversary Regatta

Monday, January 30, 2017 -
08:00 to 18:00

To celebrate Auckland’s Anniversary Day, one of the world’s single biggest one day sailing regattas takes place each year, with a glorious spectacle featuring the vintage superstars of the past and and dinghy fleets sailing all across Auckland.

Participation is what the event is all about, and there are some fantastic prizes available for every fleet.

Dinghy and boardsailors are invited to enter on the day at participating clubs (see the website for details). Keelers and tugboats can enter online.


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