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7 07, 2020

Youth America’s Cup Team Announced

July 7th, 2020|Categories: Club News, Youth America's Cup|

In January 2020, the Royal Akarana Yacht Club (RAYC) made the decision to enter a team into the Youth Americas’ Cup regatta as part of the 36th America’s Cup, to be held on home waters in March 2021. Founded in 1895, and celebrating 125 years this coming season, RAYC has been considered the home of [...]

13 03, 2020

Royal Akarana Yacht Club and the Hyundai Marine Sports Centre / COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) Update

March 13th, 2020|Categories: Club News|

New Zealand’s first cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19 novel coronavirus) have been confirmed.  While there have been no new cases reported in the last few days, we want to take steps to minimise the potential spread of the virus through our home at the Hyundai Marine Sports Centre and the Auckland Sailing Club sites. We’re closely [...]

13 03, 2020

Contribute to the Community Facility

March 13th, 2020|Categories: Club News|

We Want To Keep You Alive And Would Appreciate Your Help!  The Hyundai Marine Sports Centre  has been open for members and the public since September 2019, and what a journey it's been since then! We have hosted one of the best Olympic Class World Championships ever and our retail restaurant and conferencing facilities are [...]

4 03, 2020

RAYC Sailors Announced in NZL Sailing Team for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

March 4th, 2020|Categories: Club News|

Sky Sport NZ were on location at the club this morning for a live streamed announcement of the Kiwi sailors who will represent New Zealand at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Honourary Life Members Peter Burling, Blair Tuke, Alex Maloney and Molly Meech have been announced in the team in the 49er and 49erFX classes [...]

20 02, 2020

Akarana Eatery closed from 4pm Thursday 20th February

February 20th, 2020|Categories: Club News|

The popular Akarana Eatery is closed from 4pm today as we are fully booked and are unable to accommodate any additional patrons. However it's not all bad news, as our facilities at the Auckland Sailing Club (ASC)  will be open for members to enjoy. Twilight Laser Racing and Akarana Sailing Academy courses are on as [...]

4 02, 2020

Podium finishes for RAYC sailors at the 49er, 49erFX & Nacra 17 Oceania Championships

February 4th, 2020|Categories: Club News|

It was just a few short months ago that RAYC was host to the Hyundai NZ 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Oceania and World Championships, and due to those fleets needing to secure the all important Olympic spots, theses two high profile events are on again, this time in Geelong, Australia. RAYC is well represented [...]

12 12, 2019

Delegat Cruising Series Motuihe Christmas Party – Saturday 14th December. See you there!

December 12th, 2019|Categories: Club News, Cruising|

Final touches are now in place for the Delegat Cruising Series Christmas BBQ at Motuihe Island on Saturday December 14th. It's going to be a super fun day and it would be great to see as many people there as possible! The cruising series yacht fleet leaves at 1030hrs and will arrive at the Island [...]