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Offshore Medic Course

Are you doing or thinking about doing RNZ or RNI?

Dr Dave is running his Offshore Medic Course 
in May 2018

Are you looking for New Zealand's Ultimate Yachting Challenge ???

2019 Round New Zealand Yacht Race

Starting 16th February 2019

Leg 1: Auckland to Mangonui 160nm

Leg 2: Mangonui to Stewart Island 920nm

Leg 3: Stewart Island to Napier 620nm

Leg 4: Napier to Auckland 370nm

Total distance 2070nm

Any questions to the Race Director Jon Henry by emailing

SSANZ Aims & Objectives


Aims and Objectives


To advance and promote generally short-handed sailing in New Zealand and to:


Bring together parties interested in the advancement of or participation in short-handed sailing and to exchange and advance short-handed sailing techniques.


Promote short-handed racing and to increase its acceptance by the yachting community and the general public.


Organise and stage successful short-handed racing in New Zealand waters.



Click HERE to read SSANZ risk management policy



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Next Event

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Tripled  Series Dates
7th July
4th August
1st September 

2019 Round New Zealand Race
16th February 

2020 Round North Island Race
22nd February