The results of the 2023 DF65 South Island Championships held in Nelson 7-8 October.
Held at Wattle Farm on 15th & 16th July 2023 DF65 Auckland Champs – Saturday 15th July Following a late withdrawal we ended up with 17 entries and decided to race this as one fleet. The wind was from the SW at about 10 to 15 knots which allowed us to set a course on … Read more
Reuben Muir accepting his Gold Medal for the NZ DF65 National Championship
Congrats to Kapiti local Mike Calkoen followed by Graeme Perry 2nd and Chris Harmer 3rd. A mixed bag of weather for the National Champs. Saturday morning gave us a shifty southwesterly which tested the Race Officer’s course setting skills. Saturday afternoon settled in to a steadier southerly breeze giving us some of the best racing … Read more
DF65 North Island Champs 22 nd to 23 rd October 2022 at Wattle Farm. Race Officers Report – A fine sunny weekend. – 17 boats ready to sail representing Tauranga, Nelson and Wattle Farm clubs. The Briefing at 9.30am was to ‘hurry up and wait’ for the wind. After an hour’s delay a light Easterly … Read more
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RESULTS DF65 AUCKLAND CHAMPS Saturday, July 16, 2022 Huge congratulations to Cliff Dixon (TRSC) on winning the 2022 DF65 Auckland Champs, from Reubin Muir (NSRYS) and the Graeme Perry / Mike Calkoen joined at the hip combination (KRYC). Only 5 points separated the first 5 places, and in the end it really came down to … Read more
Race Officers report on the South Island DF 65 Champs at Best Island 14-15 May We decided to have a 1200 hrs start as Nelson doesn’t have a lot of wind in autumn and so it turned out to be. A small fleet of 11 gathered on the start line with 9 Nelson sailors … Read more