Want to challenge yourself ? Join in on New Zealand's biggest Two Handed Series.
by Cameron Thorpe
Last year saw over 170 Entries making the series second only to the Coastal Classic for numbers of boats. With 3 races spaced approximately one month apart and courses to cater for all sizes of keelboat (and multihulls) SSANZ has come up with a successful formula that just gets better every year. The SIMRAD Two Handed Triple Series is a must do event. So Download the Notice of Race, Enter online, organise a crew and come join the fun !
Important dates to mark in your calender are:
Race 1 16th July
Race 2 13th August
Race 3 10th September
Prizegiving 30th September at RNZYS
NOTE : READ THE NOTICE OF RACE AND SAILING INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY as there are numerous changes
Such as : Entries this year close on the WEDNESDAY before the race. YOU CANNOT ENTER AT BRIEFING.
Longhaul Division splits have been altered to balance fleet sizes and enable potential Round New Zealand
Race competitors to race the longhaul course.
Starts in the Northern Leading Area
Tweeks to courses
Heavy weather courses are changed to 'adverse weather' courses
READ THE NOTICE OF RACE / SAILING INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY FOR OTHER CHANGES
The first 80 boats to enter the series and pay online will receive a SSANZ B&G SIMRAD Hand Towel. The perfect way to dry your hands and face when heading below to make your radio sched. http://www.ssanz.co.nz/events/index.html?id=76
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