RPNYC 1st and 2nd at CentrePort Champs

IMG 1693Adam Middleton, Michael Cook and William Eastman sailing for Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club have convincing won the 2014 CentrePort International Youth Match Racing Championships. Over four days of racing the team dropped only one match in a dominant all round performance across a range of conditions.

A long day on the water at the CentrePort Youth Match Racing Champs on day two

12It was a long day on the water for the sailors in the CentrePort Youth Match Racing Champs as the race officer Ken Burt pushed through the end of the first round robin and twelve flights of the second round robin ahead of a predicted storm on day three.

Fog lifts for a solid ten flights on day one of the CentrePort Youth Match Racing Champs

17There was a gloomy outlook for day 1 of the CentrePort International Youth Match Racing Championship with Wellington harbour covered in a thick blanket of fog that showed few signs of moving. Luckily, just before midday, the fog made way for a beautifully steady 10-15 knot southerly which allowed Race Officer Ken Burt to fire through 10 flights of round robin 1.

2014 CentrePort International Youth Match Racing Event underway

13The Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club has completed the final preparations for the 2014 CentrePort International Youth Match Racing Championships and the event is underway.  This is the 11th edition of this Youth Match Racing Regatta to be held in Wellington, New Zealand with racing action taking place right in front of the city.  The event will also be running alongside the annual Line 7 Marine Port Nicholson Regatta.

 

RPNYC 1st and 4th at the Nespresso Youth International Championship

20140218Auckwin05The Wellington Youth Sailing Scheme representing the Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club have completed a fantastic week of sailing in Auckland with the two teams claiming 1st and 4th overall  The 2014 NESPRESSO Youth International Match Racing Championships saw 11 teams from NZ, Australia and the United States compete in Elliott 7 Keelboats.

Tough start in Perth

20140128 WJ1The Wellington Youth Sailing Scheme Team currently in Perth for the Warren Jones International Regatta has had a tough first day of racing.

Youth Scheme ready for a busy 4 weeks

DSC00228With a busy four weeks coming up for Wellington Youth Sailing Trust Youth Scheme the under 21 squad has been training hard. Over the last week sailors have been involved in an intense clinic to fine tune their skills before the racing commences in a series of trans Tasman regattas.

2014 CentrePort International Youth Match Racing

2012YMR020The Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for invitation to the 2014 CentrePort International Youth Match Racing Championships. This will be the 11th edition of this Youth Match Racing Regatta to be held in Wellington, New Zealand with racing taking place right in front of the city.

2013 Musto Youth International - 6th Overall

MustoYouthInternationalThe Wellington Youth Sailing Scheme Team consisting of Sam Mackay, James de Lisle, William Eastman, Kate Johnson-Lee and Hannah Corke are currently in Sydney competing at the Musto International Youth Match Racing Regatta hosted by Cruising Yacht Club Australia.

Get your self a Slave for the Day and help the Youth Scheme raise travel funds

2013SlaveEveryone likes the sound of having a "Slave for the Day", and here is your chance. The Wellington Youth Sailing Scheme Under 21 & Development Programme Sailors are being sold to the highest bidder to be your "Slave". We envisage that the time would be for boat cleaning, gardening, painting, ironing, etc, etc, or maybe even sailing. 

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