2013 Pacific Keel Boat Challenge
 
  Date 21 Mar - 24 Mar
  Organisation MRX Yachting
  Description The Farr MRX Pacific Keel Boat Challenge is an invitation fleet racing event for leading Yacht Clubs , Classes or Crews from around the world. Expressions of Interest have been received from the USA, Ireland, Japan, Hong Kong, Asia, Australia, the Pacific Islands and New Zealand. The Regatta will be organized by the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron and Bucklands Beach Yacht Club as part of the Auckland Regatta. The event will be sailed in 10 identical Farr 10.2 metre MRX Yachts each with 6 crew. There will be 1 practice day and 3 race days. Up to 13 windward leeward and harbour course races will be held on Auckland’s Waitemata Harbour. This strict one design racing provides the very best crew vs crew competition! The MRX Yachts are ready to sail and cannot be altered so all competing crews need to bring is their sailing gear! This will be a great opportunity to enjoy great racing on the course and camaraderie ashore.

  Location Waitemata Harbour
Auckland , New Zealand
  Event Type Regatta
  Invited Class Farr MRX
  Event Website http://www.mrxyachting.co.nz/pacific-challenge.htm
  Event Cycle Annually
  Level of Event International event
  Contact Name Tom Macky
  Contact Phone +64 21 679 125
  Contact Email Click here to send email
  Event Publicity Officer Tom Macky
  Event Publicity Phone +64 21 679 125