We are kicking the Volvo Sailing Week of on Sunday 14 February with an Open Day for our members, affiliates, and the community at large.  Through the week there will be visual displays at the Club and people available to answer questions about the activities and services at the Club. […]

Volvo Sailing Week at Evans Bay 14-21 February 2016   Recently updated !

LTS Keeler Day Poster IIIb
The Evans Bay Cruising Division would like to invite Evans Bay Sailing Academy Learn-to-Sail Students to join us for an experience on keeler yachts during one of our harbour races, on Saturday 12th December 2015 (5ht December was canceled due to high winds). If you would like to join us, […]

‘Have a go on a Keeler’

Bucholz Cup
Hi everyone, We are sailing for the Bucholz Cup this Saturday and we have invited the Sailing Academy Students to join us for the race as a way of encouraging them on in their sailing experience. Thankyou to all the skippers who have responded saying you can take someone. If […]

Cruising Division Bucholz Cup – 13:00 5th December 2015

Some reading on this years El Nino from… The Listener Gizmodo And our very own Anna Kirtlan

Weather the weather

2015-16 Series – Club Handicap Sailed: 3, Discards: 0, To count: 3, Rating system: NHC1, Entries: 13, Scoring system: Appendix A Rank Boat SailNo HelmName NHC1 Kelvin Hopkinson Cup Charlotte Cup Challenge Commodores Cup 1 of 2 1st Shogun 4210 Peter Maheridis .756 2.0 3.0 2.0 2nd Coriander 5178 Doug Young […]

Cruising Division Results

Results / Standings after today’s racing (2015-11-21). CBNT Fleet – Line Honours Sailed: 3, Discards: 0, To count: 3, Rating system: TCF, Entries: 8, Scoring system: Appendix A Rank Boat Class SailNo HelmName Rating Race 1 Race 3 Race 4 Total Nett 1st Jellyfish 420 51847 Ella Dangerfield .88 5.0 […]

Spring Series 2015-16

Ngaio William
Article from: July Edition of NZ Boating FOR SALE – $250.000 ono It can be found on the Vinings site, the City of Sails Marine s ite and the Tauranga Boat Sales

The Dream of Ngaio William

An exert from: Marlborough Marine Radio Association Inc – Annual Newsletter 2015-16 If you find yourself in trouble and in need of assistance out on the water it is important to know who to contact and how to contact them. The official marine distress frequency is VHF channel 16 and is the best place to start. You […]

Calling in an Emergency

Prepare to accept the challenge, brush up on your raft design and building skills now, begin training, and consider [but keep secret] the tactics you will use and/or deploy (I understand there will be rules, but rules are open to interpretation). Wellington Coastguard are throwing down the gauntlet and challenging […]

Wellington Coastguard Intercrew Raft Race