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Posted on 28 September, 2017

Sail Auckland in the 2018 Jack Tar Auckland Regatta!


Be part of the biggest Keelboat regatta in Auckland, racing in a strict one design fleets with supplied identical boats.

For the first time you have the choice between a Farr MRX, which is a 10 meter Farr designed keelboat, with symmetric spinnaker and crew of 6; Or the Elliott 7 meter sports boat with asymmetric gennaker and crew of four.

Both fleets are professionally managed and maintained, each boat is identical giving a true one design fleet.

The Elliott 7 fleet is restricted to 10 boats while there are 11 boats in the MRX fleet.

Racing will take place on the Auckland Harbour with 1 harbour course and 2 windward leeward each day, there will be social functions every night based out of the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron.

The Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron and MRX Yachting invite your Club, Class or Crew to compete in the 2018 Jack tar Auckland Regatta.

Dates - March 23rd - 25th 2018.

If interested in being part of a DSC team, please contact Sailing Manager Ed at the Sailing Office (89891 1700) or EMAIL

Thanks to supporters of the Darwin Sailing Club