Royal Akarana Yacht Club members have been announced as winners of Yachting New Zealand awards across a variety of categories.
List of winners:
Commodore Sally Garrett: Service Award
Sally has received this award for her work around offshore safety and her dedicated work to building fleets at RAYC.
Eli Liefting & Rose Dickson: Youth Performance Award
Eli and Rose are the current RS Feva National Champions and were placed 4th overall at the RS Feva Worlds in Santander, Spain.
Dave McDiarmid, Matt Steven, Brad Collins: Performance Award
Sailing the 18′ Skiff, Yamaha these guys were second at the JJ’s in Sydney, won the ANZAC Championship and also won the 18′ Skiff Mark Foy World Championship in Fiji
Alex Maloney & Molly Meech: Performance Award
Silver at the Rio Olympic Games
Peter Burling & Blair Tuke: Performance Award
Gold at the Rio Olympics
Congratulations to our amazing members!