SIAG 2018

SIAG 2018

What a beautiful weekend for SIAG. This is the 41st time the club has held this regatta and it was as successful and fun as ever. There was a good contingent of sailors from Queen Charlotte and Nelson as well as Timaru which we really appreciate their time taken to...

SIAG 2018 NOR

Here is the NOR for SIAG. Scheduled for 27th and 28th January. This is a coaching regatta so sailors in the back half of the fleet can be coached. Any volunteers for kitchen, rescue boats, start boat etc welcome, please email Brett Willcock your...
Summer (??) Camp

Summer (??) Camp

Summer camp was a much smaller event this year, due to tides it was scheduled later than usual in January and was consequently harder to get volunteers to help out. So we ran just two Learn To Sail groups and the Open Fleet Optis. Probably lucky given three days of...
David Buchanan’s Opti Worlds report

David Buchanan’s Opti Worlds report

For anyone wanting a good summer read check out David Buchanan’s Opti Worlds report here. As the only South Island sailor on the team of five and coached by older brother Jayvee that’s a high achievement for David at only 12 years...
O’pen Bic Regatta and Canterbury Champs

O’pen Bic Regatta and Canterbury Champs

A total of 17 yachts attended the Canterbury O’pen Bic regatta  at CBYC this weekend. Sailors from throughout the South Island and several from Auckland descended on Charteris Bay including age group champion Mattias Coutts. It was also great to have Sir Russell...
Luneys Development Charteris Bay Regatta 2017

Luneys Development Charteris Bay Regatta 2017

Perfect weather for our regatta weekend with 78 sailors registered. There was some sharp competition especially with the Paper Tigers for their South Islands trophy. A good turn out for the Finns and Farr 3.7 Canterbury champs. Where were the Flying Fifteens?...

Regatta Weekend

Fantastic club sailing last weekend, I counted 46 boats sailing, check out the photos here. Now only one month until CBYC Luney’s Regatta weekend. Check out the NOR under News and Events. Any volunteers will be much appreciated please email Brett Willcock...
Spring Camp

Spring Camp

Another excellent camp with good conditions , light breezes and sunshine. There was some great improvement in all levels of sailing and plenty of enthusiasm from the kids with swimming tests, capsize practice, sailing to Quail Island and some racing practice for some...