Notice to Competitors: Delayed Start

Dear Skippers, We are writing to advise you of a delay to the start of the 2018 Auckland Noumea Yacht Race. This decision, which takes into account the recommendations of meteorological professionals is as follows; The start has been rescheduled for 1000 hours, Sunday 3rdJune In light of the forecast pack attached to this email, [...]

2018-06-01T13:56:21+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Announcements, Pre-Race Updates|

Trackers are installed and ready to go

All 10 boats in the Auckland Noumea Yacht Race are fitted with YellowBrick Trackers to ensure we don't miss a moment of their offshore action. The trackers are pretty easy to install, you just press a couple of buttons, tie them on, and you're done! Moody Blue, skippered by Hamish Milne, will be the first [...]

2018-06-01T15:50:51+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Announcements|

Dates set for 2018 Auckland Noumea Yacht Race

Royal Akarana Yacht Club announces 2018 Ocean Race Race, Cruising, Monohull, Multihull and Shorthanded divisions Registrations of interest open now Races from Auckland, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane to converge on Noumea Groupama around New Caledonia race scheduled conveniently Sponsorship opportunities available Royal Akarana Yacht Club, the home of blue water sailing, in cooperation with Cercle [...]

2017-08-10T09:58:36+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Announcements|

New chapter for the New Caledonia Groupama Race

Four feeder races making up Sail Noumea 2018 and a change of date for the start of the 654 nautical mile Groupama Race around the island of New Caledonia mark an exciting new chapter for the beautiful French Pacific Island sailing event which starts in just under one year. Sail Noumea organiser, Cercle Nautique Calédonien [...]

2017-06-24T20:42:24+00:00 June 24th, 2017|Announcements|

Royal Akarana Yacht Club launches Auckland Noumea Yacht Race 2018

May/June 2018 start Organised by the Royal Akarana Yacht Club in conjunction with Cercle Nautique Caledonien Fully crewed and short handed divisions Open to keelboats and multihulls In less than twelve month’s time a racing and cruising fleet will depart Auckland for the beautiful French Pacific Islands of New Caledonia. The Auckland Noumea Yacht Race [...]

2017-06-15T04:47:58+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Announcements|