Last Boatmaster course for the year available for booking


boatmaster Wellington Ocean Sports last  Boatmaster course of the year commences on Monday 12 October and runs over Monday and Wednesday evenings. Boatmaster is a comprehensive theory only course covering all the esentials you need including - safety, equipment, weather, rules of the road and navigation.


College Sport Wellington Match Racing Championships Applications Now Available


 IMG 4746The 2015 College Sport Wellington Match Racing Championships will be held on the 19th and 20th of September at the Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club. The application form for interested college teams is now available.


Photo Competition time


Think you're a budding Chris Coad? Want to win some rum? Enter our photo competition.

One month untill only Coastal Medic course of the year


medicThe only Coastal Medic Course for the year will be running the weekend of 29 and 30 August 2015. Coastal Medic is a prerequisite to the more advance Offshore Medic.  As well as its marine applications, this course exceeds the Health and Safety requirements of “two day workplace first aid”, so has many commercial usages. 


Race Day 3 Moore Wilson's Winter Series

Race Day 3 of the Moore Wilson’s Winter Series dawned with a light southerly forecast and the promise of some tactical light weather sailing for the day.

WOS Winter Update 2015

New ImageWell winter has well and truly arrived this week!!! Although despite a few cold days here and there we have had plenty of action both on and off the water. On the water the first 2 races of the Winter Series have had perfect weather and the WOS boats have been engaged in some competitive racing. The wether forecast for this Sunday is looking great again and there are still a few places available. Off the water we are about to head into our last Boatmaster Course of the season. Take a look through the other opportunities to get involved we have.


2015 NZ Youth Match Racing Nationals NOR and EOI Available

 10155476 827628247258259 6530403371380455403 nThe Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club will once again be hosting the 2015 NZ Youth Match Racing Nationals. The notice of race and expression of interest documentation is now available.

Schools Programme funding received

mcgfThree weeks ago Wellington Ocean Sports secured a $20,000 grant from the Mana Community Grants Foundation as part of our wider push for funding to support our School Safe Boating Programme. This funding is specifically for students from the Porirua area and on Friday 26 June delivery commenced with students from He Huarahi Tamariki School.


Wellington Ocean Sports Staff complete Workplace First Aid

image5In the last week, Wellington Ocean Sports hosted a Workplace First Aid which was run by James Allen, from Training Innovations. Three instructors Sam Price, Holly Novis and Graeme Mercer completed the course along with a Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club Volunteer, Malcom Baxter. Joining the course was also a team from TSS Motor Cycles and Diesel Equipment Services Ltd.


Race Day 2 Moore Wilson's Winter Series

Race Day 2 Moore Wilson's Winter Series Race Day 2 of the fully crewed Moore Wilson's Winter Series promised a little more breeze than race day 1. With a freshening forecast, the RO Ken Burt opted for a club house start which saw the fleet lining up for a short reach to the first mark followed by a great W/L course.

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  1. 2015 AGM
  2. Advanced Sea Survival running in August
  3. Only Coastal Medic Course for the year available for booking
  4. Last winter VHF course available for booking
  5. Crew Available!!
  6. Porirua College Students Learn the Ropes
  7. WOS Winter Racing
  8. Wellington Ocean Sports host SUP instructors course
  9. Coastal Medic course to run in August
  10. Commodore's Trophy and Veterans Race
  11. First Day Skipper course of the year commencing Tuesday evening
  12. Winter Programme Registrations Still Open
  13. Autumn Update
  14. Leg Three Finish
  15. Start of Leg Three
  16. When it's too windy for rum racing
  17. Leg One Gallery
  18. Leg Two Gallery
  19. Leg Three Gallery
  20. Leg 1 - Wellington to Akaroa, 1903 Friday sked
  21. And they're off!
  22. Countdown on for start of Fully Crewed Central Triangle
  23. CYCA Dominate CentrePort International Youth Match Racing Championships
  24. Wellington Ocean Sports February Update
  25. 2015 Sovereign Port Nic Regatta Race Day 3
  26. 2015 Sovereign Port Nic Regatta Race Day 2
  27. Sovereign Port Nic Regatta Race Day 1
  28. CentrePort 2015 Day 3
  29. 100 students from Porirua College undertake Safe Boating Programme
  30. Port Nic Regatta Update 2
  31. 2015 Kapiti-Chetwodes Offshore Race
  32. CentrePort Youth International Match Racing Champs
  33. Advanced sea survival course
  34. Sovereign Announced as Naming Sponsor For 2015 Port Nicholson Regatta
  35. CentrePort Youth Match Racing Championships Set to be a Trans-Tasman affair
  36. Cruising Skipper 43 Great Success
  37. Get your Hams - Youth Scheme Fundraiser
  38. The Brothers Race - rip, shite and a little bust!
  39. Schools Safe Boating Education Programme Underway
  40. RPNYC return from Youth Regattas in Sydney

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