Congratulations to Brendon Tourelle for winning the 2017 Hansa Liberty National Championship in Taupo this weekend.
Brendon sailed an exceptionally on Sunday to beat current World Champion Sara Drunkley (2nd) and fellow club member Tim Dempsey (3rd), all who started the day with the same points.
General Committee member Helena Horswell was 1st in the full servo class.
Academy graduate Rueben Dempsey sailing with Chris Wood finished 3rd in the 303 class. This was Rueben’s first ever regatta.
RAYC was also well represented in the supporters, with Flying 15 sailors Sally Garrett and Jenny Price and Steve Cranch looking after the fleet.