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CYA Journal – Issue 112 – June 2017

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Prizegiving tomorrow night!

A quick reminder about prizegiving tomorrow night – this is going to be a fantastic evening.  All members, skippers, crews, friends and family are very welcome! Don’t forget that a cash bar and complimentary nibbles will be available from 7pm, with prizegiving

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Sheerlines – May 2017

May 2017 Newsletter of the Classic Yacht Association of New Zealand Pictures from the first race of the Winter Series – 6 May 2017 Annual Prizegiving coming up next week A night not to be missed! All members, skippers, crews,

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2016-17 Season Prizegiving coming up on 24 May

All members, skippers, crews, friends and family are warmly invited to the Classic Yacht Association Annual Prizegiving at the Dinghy Locker (RNZYS) on Wednesday 24 May 2017. A cash bar and complimentary nibbles will be available from 7pm, with prizegiving

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CYA Prizegiving delayed until 24 May

PLEASE NOTE:   there has been a change of date and Prizegiving will now be held on Wednesday 24 May at the Royal NZ Yacht Squadron – 7pm for an 8pm start. There will be more information coming shortly, this

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First winter race

A few pics from Saturday’s first race in the 2017 Club Marine Winter Series event – results to come!

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The Winter Series is back!

This year’s Club Marine Winter Series for the classic division will be a 5-race series, racing on alternate dates of the main RNZYS series (i.e. Races 1,3,5,7 and 9) Dates are as follows: Race day One 6th May 2017 Race

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Waitemata Woody’s photos of 2017 Mahurangi Regatta

Our friends over at Waitemata Woody’s have posted some great photos of this year’s Mahurangi Regatta. Enjoy!   Mahurangi Regatta – Sailing Sunday   seaward4  

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Tawera For Sale

Tawera (A18) is for sale! Beam: 3.20 metres (10 Ft 5 In) Draft: 2.10 metres (6 Ft 10 In) This historic yacht was launched on 30th December, 1935. Tawera was designed by Arch Logan and built by Colin Wild of

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ANZAC Day Regatta – start times

Start times for classic yachts 12.55  warning signal 12.56  blue peter raised 12.59  blue peter lowered 13.00  start number  #1   frances   (a board with numeral 1 will be displayed at 12.59, and lowered at 13.00, which is the start time

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