by Jim Rentoul
The New Zealand Starling National Sailing Championships are being held from Thurs 24th to Sun 27th April 2014 at Parua Bay on Whangarei Harbour.
Starlings at the 2014 National Championships
This year the event host is the Whangarei Cruising Club.
The first two days have been frustrating for the race officials and competitors alike as a high pressure zone has parked over the region. Fickle shifting winds are testing every one involved.