Get your Hams - Youth Scheme Fundraiser

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It’s that time of year to start getting sorted for that Christmas feast and we all know that Ham is an essential part of any good feast. This year the young sailors in the Wellington Youth Sailing Scheme are again selling Christmas Hams to assist their fundraising drive for coaching.

RPNYC return from Youth Regattas in Sydney

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They Youth scheme has recently been represented at the Harken Youth International at the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club and the Musto Youth International at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, both in Sydney.

RPNYC Youth Team at Harken International Youth Regatta in Sydney

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Representing RPNYC this year at the Harken youth International Match Racing Championships is Sam Mackay, Ben Caundle, Kate Johnson-Lee, Stuart Williams and Will Eastman. After three days of racing they have won their quarterfinal to make the top four where they will race in the semi finals.

RPNYC dominate NZ Youth Match Racing National Championships

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The Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club has dominated the 2014 NZ Youth Match Racing Nationals taking out first and second place. Teams representing the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron claimed third and fourth.

Finalists decided on day 3 of the 2014 NZ Youth Match Racing Nationals


Productive day on day 3 of The 2014 NZ Youth Match Racing Nationals. Once again a difficult forecast kept both sailors and race officials on their toes.

Winter Match Racing Programme Concludes

IMG 4698The Winter Match Racing Programme concluded last weekend with a two day Regatta. The young sailors who are being introduce to sailing in keelboats and match racing put into practice what they have learnt over the Winter Months.

Enter The Youth Scheme Quiz Night

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The Youth Scheme are running a Quiz night on the 25th of September. It will be highly entertaining with Nick Tansley as the Quiz Master so get together a team and enter. Tickets include dinner in the wardroom and are only $35. There will be fun Auctions and Raffles during the night.




Youth Scheme fall short of Semi Finals

10561753 10152486777120743 3992837326326075539 nRacing on day 3 and 4 kicked off with very similar building breezes of 8-14 knots and with the overall points being very close, the RPNYC team of Adam Middleton, Ben Caundle and William Eastman needed to have a good couple of days to secure that all important semi final spot.

Update from RPNYC at Governor's Cup

 10488278 10152486776605743 8800757384927735142 n copyAfter 2 days of round robin racing the Youth Scheme team of Adam Middleton, Ben Caundle and William Eastman have sailed consistently allowing them to advance through to the next stage of the regatta. The team must now race against the top 8 in a smaller round robin vying for that all important semi final berth.

Youth Scheme Team Ready For Battle

10488278 10152486776605743 8800757384927735142 nThe RPNYC Youth Scheme team of Adam Middleton, Ben Caundle and William Eastman have settled in to Newport Beach California and are ready for racing at the 48th annual Governor's Cup which is hosted by the Balboa Yacht Club.

More Articles...

  1. Winter Match Racing Programme at halfway stage
  2. Dates set for New Zealand Youth Match Racing National Championships
  3. RPNYC 1st and 2nd at CentrePort Champs
  4. A long day on the water at the CentrePort Youth Match Racing Champs on day two
  5. Fog lifts for a solid ten flights on day one of the CentrePort Youth Match Racing Champs
  6. 2014 CentrePort International Youth Match Racing Event underway
  7. RPNYC 1st and 4th at the Nespresso Youth International Championship
  8. Tough start in Perth
  9. Youth Scheme ready for a busy 4 weeks
  10. 2014 CentrePort International Youth Match Racing
  11. 2013 Musto Youth International - 6th Overall
  12. Get your self a Slave for the Day and help the Youth Scheme raise travel funds
  13. Christmas Ham for Sale
  14. Youth Scheme start in Sydney today
  15. 2013 Youth Scheme Quiz Night a Success
  16. HIBS claim Wellington Secondary Schools Title
  17. Teams announced for November regattas
  18. Houston we have a problem
  19. Dylan Wichman, Michael Cate and Andrew Clark win Youth Match Racing title
  20. NZ Youth Match Racing Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions available
  21. Welcome to the 2013 NZ Youth Match Racing Champs
  22. Josh Porebski finishes second at World 49er Championships
  23. Secondary school match racers get into training
  24. 2013 NZ Youth Match Racing Nationals Notice of Race available here
  25. Gov's Cup 2013 - RPNYC finish 8th
  26. Gov's Cup 2013 - Quarter-finals update
  27. Gov's Cup 2013 - RPNYC into the Quarter-FInals!
  28. Gov's Cup 2013 - Day One done
  29. Gov's Cup Team having a Whale of a time
  30. 2013 Gov's Cup team ready for battle
  31. Under 21 Squad hit the gym
  32. Under 21 Squad meet with the Mayor
  33. Youth scheme announces team for 2013 Governor's Cup
  34. George Gautrey finishes second at Starling Nationals
  35. Youth Scheme set to go for 2013-2014
  36. New Zealand International Yachting Trust supports the Youth Scheme
  37. Winter Programme expressions of interest requested
  38. Hutt International Boys School Wins in Auckland
  39. Youth Scheme Team finishes second at Harken International
  40. Youth Scheme Team make the semi finals at Harken Youth International

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