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Kim Clinch has uploaded her photos from the last 2 years for you to view, click on the links below: 2017 AGM and Prize giving and Working Bee 2017 Opti Nats Napier 2017 SIAG 2017 Summer Camp 2016 Luney's regatta 2016 SIAG  2015 Sailing...

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3.7 Nationals

3.7 Nationals

What a beautiful weekend for Charteris Bay to host the 3.7 Nationals. Day two brought classic Lyttleton Harbour sailing with a 16 knot noreaster making an ideal M course with some fast reaching, a number of capsizes and the odd breakage. Day three was fickle switching...

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SIAG 2017

Well done everyone for a fun SIAG regatta. Special thanks to our race officers Brett Willcock and Kim Buchanan who managed to get 4 races in on Saturday knowing the forecast was awful for Sunday, then managing to squeeze the last two races in on a dying northeasterly...

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NOR SIAG

Only another week until SIAG. Registrations on the day at the club house. We're looking forward to seeing you all there. NOR SIAG 2017

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Summer Camp

Many thanks to Kim and Jeff for another successful summer camp. Forty kids, including two Queenstown families and one from the UK, spent the first day tying themselves in knots and learning to rig while a very cold southerly blew itself out. Friday was windless at...

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Luneys Championship Regatta

Well done to all the competitors in this years Luney's regatta. It was challenging, gusty, cold conditions definitely testing the sailors and the yachts. Congratulations to all the winners and thanks to Peter Vause our RO and his team who did a great job out on the...

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Tanner Cup Trials

Tanner Cup Trials

What a great Show Weekend for CBYC. Our kids cleaned up in the Tanner Cup Trials at Naval Point with David Buchanan in 1st, Will Hadfield in 2nd and Ruby Baynes in 3rd (good to see you giving the boys a run for their money Ruby). With 13 entries this year it looks...

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We’re Open for the Season

We’re Open for the Season

A great breeze, frigid water and a skiff of snow on Mt Herbert was a brisk start to the CBYC season. The new 3.7 fleet had a blast, hot on the heels of the Paper Tigers. Great to see so many new boats at the club. Thanks to Dick Brown, vice president, for his official...

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David’s Optimist Worlds report from Portugal

David’s Optimist Worlds report from Portugal

Click here to read David Buchanan's very informative report on his recent Opti Worlds Regatta in Portugal. What an awesome experience for an 11 year old in such a stunning location. He sailed a very impressive competition and we all look forward to the gains in his...

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SIAG 2016

Another successful SIAG with light winds for the 74 participants. Many thanks to Peter and Karen Vause for giving up their time as Race Officers and to Lunds for their generous sponsorship. Results are now posted.

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Opening Day 2015/16

Opening day is Sunday September 13th with racing starting at 1400 hrs. The season will be officially opened after the racing has finished and last boat is off the water. This will be followed by afternoon tea if you could please bring a plate! The exit drive is being...

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Closing Day 2015

Closing Day 2015

Tricky sailing conditions provided some entertainment for our closing day races. Nigel and John took out the seniors trophy in the flying fifteen and Jack Drage and Mathew Bayley took the Intermediate/Junior trophy in the Topper Topaz. Of course the real competition...

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Canterbury Optimist Championship

Canterbury Optimist Championship

Canterbury Optimist Championship was sailed this weekend from Charteris Bay. There was a promising group of Green Fleeters sailing off the club house and over 20 Open Fleeters out in the harbour. Good conditions allowed 4 races for both fleets on day one with the last...

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