As part of the Mitre10 Roy's Bay Regatta scheduled for late January, 2013, a hardy and active Wanaka Etchells fleet is planning an inaugural New Zealand Fresh Water Etchells Championship
The regatta will take place across the long weekend of 25th, 26th & 27th January. Entries are welcome - please contact Quentin Smith for more details (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Updates will be published here.
Congratulations to Andrew "Willzy" Wills, Anatole Masfen and Dirk Kneulman on their comprehensive victory in the North American Championships, hosted by the Bayview Yacht Club in Detroit, MI.
After discarding a 9th place in the 7th and final race, NZL 1348 finished with 14 points overall - less than half the points of second-placed Argyle Campbell in USA 1375 (29 points overall).
Australian Mark Johnson in AUS 102 finished 3rd with 36 points overall in a fleet of 25 boats that included Americans, Canadians and a Bahamian entry.
Full results can be found here.
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