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Yachtyakka Index

Aug 31, 2009 No Comments by

Greetings Yachties, My little yachtyakka is getting big. There are currently 7000 images and many, many more links to yachting all over the world. Below is an index of the feature stories so far. Sailors Abby Sunderland Abby Sunderland: The Adventure Begins Brainaid Brad Butterworth Disabled Sailors Geoff Holt Hilary Lister Jessica Watson Jessica Watson: […]

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Auckland – Noumea, Dead Maggott

Jul 19, 2009 2 Comments by

The yachts The story of 2 Lows Greetings yachties, The first low. The race up. The forecast was for a windward beat to Noumea. A developing low pressure system would send gale force winds for a dead maggot adventure through a couple of washing machines. Knot the down hill slide that many had wished for […]

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Super Yachts from New Zealand

Jul 17, 2009 2 Comments by

ROBINSON MARINE INTERIORS Robinson Marine Interiors are marine interior specialists – the focus is singular. We are completely committed to producing the world’s best interiors for the world’s best superyachts. more here Southern Spars specialise in the design and construction of carbon fibre spars and components, rigging, and rig servicing. As the industry pioneer, Southern […]

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Womens Match Racing Auckland

Jul 12, 2009 1 Comment by

  The Leith Mossman Memorial Tray was donated to the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron by the New Zealand Women’s Yachting Trust in 2000 in memory of our friend Leith.  The Trophy is the principal prize for the annual New Zealand Women’s Match Racing Championships held by the RNZYS. more here     facebook page […]

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Auckland – Noumea 09

Jun 27, 2009 2 Comments by

The latest news will be at the bottom of this thread; scroll down sharpie The Royal Akarana Story Here Entries to date: Limit, Reichel Pugh 63′                           Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) Living Doll, Farr 16.7m                           Royal Yacht Club Victoria (RYCV) REVS pdf Revs, Ross 40                                       Opua Cruising Club (OCC) Bird on the Wing, Beneteau […]

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Yachting News 21st June 09

Jun 20, 2009 No Comments by

Hello from BlackMatch in Portugal, Today we went unbeaten winning all 3 of our races and qualified for the quarterfinals in 5th position, not a bad birthday present for the BlackMatch skipper Adam Minoprio, who turned 24 today. We had some very close racing today, including exciting wins against fellow Kiwi Phil Robertson and eventual […]

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Sir Peter

Jun 12, 2009 13 Comments by

  Sir Peter Blake, 1948-2001   3,000 socks have been magically assembled this morning at Takutai Square in Auckland by Street Artist Component and Westpac NZ in the shape of hero and leader Sir Peter Blake for Red Socks Day June 29th 2012 Hi, That’s Peter holding the fish and me in the background with […]

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Sir Peter – Part 2

Jun 12, 2009 3 Comments by

Alan Sefton was a friend and colleague of Sir Peter Blake. As a journalist, Alan covered many of Blake’s races. Their working relationship continued with Team New Zealand, and blakexpeditions. Review International successes In 1952 the New Zealand Yachting Federation was formed to prepare for the Melbourne Olympic Games, and to administer the national classes. […]

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Sir Peter – Part 3

Jun 12, 2009 2 Comments by

400 more photos here sign up for your Newsletter and support the trust. New Zealand Leadership Week, 26th June – 3rd July 2009 New Zealand Leadership Week highlights the strategic relevance and value that great leaders, and great leadership, provide for our country. A range of organisations, institutions and schools organise activities and events to […]

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Apr 23, 2009 4 Comments by

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