Starlings: Waitangi regatta

More for the Starlings!  A “pre-nats” regatta with racing on the Friday and Sunday of Waitangi weekend (6 and 8 February). Enter here; Notice of Race to follow.

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Starling “Optimist Nationals Clinic” 3rd, 4th and 5th April 2015

Come to Worser Bay while the Optimist Nationals are on at Easter and prepare for the Starling National Championships at the same time. A 3 day training clinic with high level coaches. Explore Wellington Harbour and Cook Strait and participate in

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Pre-Nats Entries now open!

Worser Bay Boating Club is pleased to accept entries for the 2015 NZIODA Optimist Pre-Nats. The overall timetable is Thursday 5th February    1500-1800 Registration    Friday 6th February    0900  Competitors’ Briefing     Friday 6th February    0930  Support Boat Briefing     Friday

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Pre-Nats Team Races: Notice of Race

Here’s the Notice of Race for the  2015 NZIODA Optimist Pre Nationals Team Racing Championship. The Team Racing will be at Worser Bay Boat Club on Saturday 7 February 2015. Keep an eye on this page for the entry form, and

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More places to stay

Airport Motor Lodge – the nearest motel to Worser Bay – still has space available. As does the Airport Motel. Bella Vista in Evans Bay has some studio rooms free. Remember though that all of Wellington City is only a

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New cottage in Seatoun available


A new cottage in Seatoun available for rent.

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Registrations now open!

Welcome to the 2015 New Zealand Optimist National Championships! Registrations are now open. Please, form an orderly queue. You can register for Open or Green fleet. If you have more than one sailor from a family, please select the appropriate

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Optimist Charter & Coaching

Coaching & support available from Force Racing with Winner Optimists Andrew Brown 027 222 5159

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SailOne Charters

SailOne will be at the regatta, chartering Far East Optimists to you. Contact: Keith Elliott 09 376 6763

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How to get to Europe

NZIODA have published a useful guide to rankings and how to represent New Zealand at the international regattas

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