Prize Purse for Youth Match Racing Championship:
The 24th Harken International Youth Match Racing Championship is to be held November 16 to 20, with racing hosted by Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club in Newport, New South Wales. For the first time, a prize purse of $ 2000 is at stake for the 12 teams from the United States of America, Netherlands, New Zealand and Australia. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Prize Purse for Youth Match Racing Championship, Editor
Yachting New Zealand Celebrating Achievement and Service:
Yachting New Zealand honours significant achievements and services made to the sport in 2016 through the Volvo Yachting Excellence Awards. A highly successful Olympic cycle is reflected in the list of this years’ performance winners, with the entire kiwi sailing team named as recipients. There is also a big emphasis on service award recipients, paying tribute to the individuals and groups to have worked tirelessly across the regions to support all facets of sailing as well as the talented youngsters to have achieved success over the year. Award winners will be celebrated on November 25. Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Yachting New Zealand Celebrating Achievement and Service, Editor