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18/11/2014 : 2015 A Class Nationals (5th Feb 2015 ~ 8th Feb 2015)

New Zealand A Class Nationals

Manly Sailing Club
65 Laurence St, Big Manly, Whangaparaoa

5/2/2015 - 8/2/2015

NOR for 2015 A Class Nationals

Sailing Instructions

5/11/2014 : NOR for South Island Champs posted
NOR for 2014 South Island Champs
22/10/2014 :List of A-Class regattas added to Regattas area

Regattas for

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11/9/2014 : FOR SALE : 2013 DNA (Glenn Ashby's Takapuna World's boat)

Glenn Ashby's 2013 model DNA with Fiberfoam mast as used at the Takapuna worlds and Nats.

Complete boat with new sail, covers and big wheel trolley.

$32k NZD

Click here for more details

REGATTA : Sunday 21st September 2014:bart's bash at wakatere, auckland

 11:00 - Briefing and welcome in the hall
 12:00 - Race start
 15:00 - Special guests, auction, barbeque & refreshments. More details to come.

See details here

REGATTA: 18 & 19 October 2014: NORTH ISLAND Sprint camps at Lake Rotorua

North Island Sprint Championship's
18&19 October 2014
Lake Rotorua

The Organising Authority is Rotorua Yacht Club Inc. – 1 Mataiawhea. St, Rotorua 3010.
Sailing Instructions click here
NOR click here

26/5/14: FOR SALE : Fossil Mk5 / NZL251 - revised listing & updated details

Last boat made by Graham Davey.
Carbon Kevlar construction.
A grade boat.
Nice Ashby Sail. Suit 70-80kg sailer.
Fibrefoam Mast (professionally repaired).
Complete with road trailer, cover & beach wheels.

Click here for more details

2/6/2013 : Queen's birthday regatta at Manly Sailing Club, Big Manly Beach, Whangaparaoa
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Queen's Birthday Regatta at Manly Sailing Club, Big Manly Beach, Whangaparaoa

65 Laurence St, Big Manly, Whangaparaoa
Monday 2 June 2014
Registration: 0800 – 0930
Briefing: 0930
Racing; Race target time is 30-40min.
1st Warning Signal 10:35. Up to 5 races.
No warning signal will be made after 1500hrs.
Queen's Birthday Regatta NOR click here

14/4/14: 2014 (Apr 5-6) Kai Iwi Lakes Regatta Results & Photos posted

Kai Iwi Lakes Regatta 2014 Results

See photos

(Thanks to Steve for forwarding these)

19/3/2014 : FOR SALE : FOILING NZL245

Drummond design
J-boards and rudder elevators
2009 Brewin sail
Click here for details

5/4/2014 & 6/4/2014: 2014 Kia Iwi lakes regatta
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Kia Iwi Lakes Regatta

Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th April 2014
Kia Iwi Lakes

Briefing Saturday 10.30, at Marina bay.
Entry fee $30. Lunch provided Saturday and Sunday.

Email/Phone Trevor Simpkin (T.F.3.SIM(at) if you are planning to attend.



Near new Ashby sails
2014 Ashby status new for worlds (NZL1) $1600, battens to suit $300 soft and heavy 4,3,2,1 $150.
2014 Ashby #20 new for worlds (NZL262) $1600, battens to suit $300 soft and heavy 4,3,2,1 $150.
Can also fit new sail numbers at no extra charge.
Click here for details


Geltek Flyer II converted to a foiling setup with DNA J boards and professionally designed and built rudders with elevators.  All the work has been done, get a full sorted foiling A cat for a lot less than buying a DNA and modifying it.
Click here for details

25/2/2014 : FOR SALE Reduced Price : KZ195 "Chaos"

195 "Chaos" for sale.
1988 Mark 2 Boyer/Goodall A Class (Kevlar)
This would be a fantastic club boat, 84kg, very robust and fully maintained
Click here for details
SERIOUSLY FOR SALE - NZL233 - Auscat flyer

** SOLD **

NZL233 – Auscat Flyer

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Regatta: 8 /3/2014 & 9/2/2014: Mighty river power regatta, lake taupo
Lake Taupo yacht club

			River Power

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th March 2014
Lake Taupo

Entry Form Here       NOR Here

FINAL Results for 2014 Worlds Takapuna - 9th-16th Febrauary 2014

A-Class Worlds Takapuna 2014-Practice Race
2014 A Worlds after Races 1+2
2014 A Worlds after Races 3+4
2014 A Worlds after Races 5+6
2014 A Worlds after Races 7+8


Check out the photos section for daily shots
Videos section now also added

If you have more 2014 Worlds photos or videos then please send them to the webmaster

Video : 2014 A-Class World Champs, Day 3
Results for 2014 NZADCA Nationals - 5th-8th Febrauary 2014
Results for 2014_A-Class_NZ_Championships_at_Takapuna_Boating_Club_2014
ETNZ News item - The Arms Race

REGATTA : 22/2/2014 & 23/2/2014: 2014 Fresh Water Cat Champs
Turangi yacht club

2013 Fresh Water Cat Champs

Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd February 2014
Stump Bay, Turangi

(27/1/14) NZADCA Register update
See NZADCA Register for updated details
(26/1/14) FOR SALE : Added listings

Fantastic sail deals - dont miss out !

For sale : Brand New BREWIN SAIL

For sale : ASHBY MAXX 19 Sail 2011

(8/1/14) FOR SALE : Added & Updated listings

Brand new mast fit out kit for sale

DNA For Sale

NZL235 "Anarchy" - updated listing & reduced price !

(19/12/13) Proposals for alterations to the IACA Constitution/Championship Rules

There are 6 proposals for alterations to the IACA Constitution/Championship Rules on the table for the IACA World General Meeting to be held at Takapuna in February 2014 which NZADCA will be asked to vote on.


(7/12/13) NZADCA Register update
See NZADCA Register for updated details
(3/12/13) FOR SALE :2012 Ashby Maxx 19 Sail - REDUCED PRICE

With medium and light battens
Only used 6 days.
Perfect sail to suit the new style rigs

Click here for more details

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