Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th August- Opua Cruising Club
Race Management Seminars are a two day, classroom based course targeted at anyone interested in learning or improving the knowledge and skills required to undertake any of the on the water duties to run round the buoys type yacht races.
The community worked together to help rebuild the Mangonui Cruising Club.
Become a Learn to Sail coach at your local club. Maybe you are already coaching and want some more ideas? Get along to the next course, spaces will fill up fast!
Derek Preece, who was a skilful boat builder and ocean sailor and whose love of the sea saw him embark on a five-year journey sailing around the world, passed away recently.
With record fleets at both national and regional events around the country, it's good to know Yachting New Zealand's umpire development programme is alive and well and doing what it can to meet the increasing demand.
Two Assistant Learn to Sail Coaches are on the right pathway, having just been accepted into the Northland Pathway to Podium and Educare Northland Sports Talent Hub.
Yachting New Zealand have been leading the advocacy work alongside clubs and the Northern Regional Council to protect a host of bays for the continued use by boaties.
Did you know the council are looking at how to fund work in the marine area which could result in mooring owners having to fork out an extra $120 per year?
Do you want to become a qualified teams racing umpire? Is your umpire qualification in need of re-validation?