sailing

Athlete registrations for World Masters Games 2017 close 3 March 2017 (NZT). You must register by this date if you plan to compete in the Games. Note that disciplines/events will close early if they reach capacity as numbers are strictly limited.

Sailing Sports Information Guide

See the Sailing Sports Information Guide for Scheduling, Venue, Charter Boats, along with other important competition information.

This will be updated regularly as further information comes to hand.


Disciplines

Laser

Laser Radial

Weta

Competition Details

Laser - Men

Laser Radial - Men and Women

Weta - Open Singles and Double Handed

Proposed Age Categories

35-44 Apprentice Master 
45-54 Master 
55-64 Grand Master 
65-74 Great Grand Master
75+ Great Great Grand Master

The age category you will compete in for Sailing will be determined as at 31 December 2017.

For example, if you are 44 during Games time but have turned 45 by 31 December 2017, you would compete in the 45-54 age category.


Venue

Torbay Sailing Club is the sole competition venue dedicated to Sailing for World Masters Games 2017, and is located 22km north of Auckland Central.

Click here to visit our online map.

Charter Boats

  1. A limited supply of Weta charter boats (prioritised for overseas entries) are available through the WMG2017 registration system (refer to “Charter Boat Information" appended to this Notice of Race).
  2. A limited supply of Laser charter boats (prioritised for overseas entries) are available directly from Performance  Sailcraft Australia (PSA).
  3. PSA Laser Charter bookings must be made direct with PSA and are subject to PSA terms and conditions.  The link to the PSA charter details are: http://www.lasersailing.com.au/master-world-games/
  4. A limited number of Laser Charters direct from NZ Laser owners may be available via THE WATER SHED (NZ Laser Distributor).  Email THE WATER SHED directly on shop@nzwatershed.co.nz or via the website: http://www.nzwatershed.co.nz/contact-2/

Frequently Asked Questions

Please click here to view the Frequently Asked Questions. 

How to Register

For more information on how to register please click here

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