Once a year, the Javelin class invite anyone who wishes to join on first come, first in basis, running casual sprint races and offering a great social atmosphere for the whole family.
Bay of Plenty
Yachting New Zealand are looking for a regional support officer (RSO) for the northern region including Auckland, the Coromandel, Waikato and the Bay of Plenty.
Two training regattas were held recently as the team sailing season kicks into gear.
The Rotorua Yacht Club will host this year's North Island sprints regatta on October 14 and 15.
Cold, changeable and challenging would sum up the sailing regatta at the Aims Games in Tauranga.
Yachting is rarely a major component of schools sports so talented youngsters jump at the chance to represent their schools in sailing at the AIMS Games, which start in Tauranga on Sunday.
Regional support officer Hamish Hey gives an update from the bottom half of the northern region.
This is a chance for coaches in the region to come together, have a chat, and spread some ideas. There will also be a specific focus facilitated by the Yachting New Zealand Coach Development Manager.