Category Archives: Secondary School Nationals

Entries update

There are 28 teams entered for this year’s regatta. A few reminders for the lead up & before the holidays start:- Registration and weigh-in Saturday 20th April 1300 – 1730 at the Mahurangi East Community Centre, Hamatana Road, Snells Beach. Briefing will also be at the Community Centre, the doors will open just before 6pm. .As per the NOR, there […]

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February News

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Calendar 2019 Reminder the closing date for entries is 8th April, which is after all regional events have been held. The entry fee of $2300 is due for payment by this date also. Failure to pay the entry fee by the closing date may invalidate an entry. An invoice can be sent if this assists organising payment. As usual the […]

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IT’S A WRAP

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Final words from the event’s Roving Reporter, Robyn Boswell (Wellington College) The 2018 Secondary Schools Teams Racing Nationals is over for another year. Congratulations to the winners: Auckland Grammar win Nationals for the 2nd year in a row. Westlake Boys 2nd Christchurch Boys 3rd. Napier Girls top girls’ school again. This year it was clear that Tāwhirimātea (God of the wind and storms) […]

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Final Day

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The day started quiet, then the wind came in at speed from the NE – 15knots at the moment with all fleets on the water. Day Five Report Once again a late start to the day with plenty of games and music on the beach to help kill time. We managed to complete RR3 for Silver and Gold fleets. Repechages […]

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Day 3 – A Waiting Game

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Today the wind conditions re-enforced that racing is a waiting game!  The wind was very slow in arriving and whilst we got on the water at the planned time this morning racing was delayed till late in the morning. The wind didn’t stay for long and continued to evade us even with the clouds that loomed in the distance these […]

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Results of Repechages

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DAY TWO REPORT:The wind wasn’t too flash today with the AP flag up until after 11 and the end of the day called early at 3.45pm due to dying wind. All fleets have managed to get through their repechage races and now it’s down to racing.  With limited opportunity for great sailing conditions it made it hard to achieve lots of racing […]

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