PacRim Calendar of Events
Make-up races will only be run if necessary.
This will be an initial meeting to provide information to interested participants, form the committee and create assignments for tasks.
If you have any interest in attending PacRim 2016 in Nakhodka, Russia as a sailor or and ambassador, or would like to participate as a member of the planning committee you should plan to attend this meeting.
PacRim 2018 Planning Meeting, Racers Meeting to Follow
We will look at clothing and wrap up loose ends from the past meeting. A short meeting with the racers will follow this meeting.
Proposed Format of the Regatta
- Race format will be windward/leeward and/or Olympic courses.
- Race boats will be Noelex 25 class boats. These are trailered centerboard boats.
- Two boats per country with teams of four sailors per boat.
- Each boat will also have an owner or owner representative aboard.
Proposed Schedule of Events
- Friday 9th March 2018: Opening Ceremony and welcome from the Mayor of Tauranga followed by BBQ meal
- Saturday 10th March:Practice Day
- Sunday 11th March: Races 1 and 2
- Monday 12th March: Races 3 and 4
- Tuesday 13th March: Races 5 and 6
- Wednesday 14th March: Lay day – Local sightseeing and Clubnight racing
- Thursday 15th March: Races 7 and 8
- Friday 16th March: Race 9, closing ceremony, prize giving by Mayor and formal banquet