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2 09, 2019

Over 150 people attend the RAYC AGM & Prize Giving in the new Hyundai Marine Sports Centre

September 2nd, 2019|Categories: Club News|

It was a great night for members of the Royal Akarana Yacht Club at the Hyundai Marine Sports Centre with over 150 people attending the first event in the new club. Check out the photos of the night!

21 08, 2019

Okahu Bay Beach Clean Up – Get your hands dirty to make our bay clean!

August 21st, 2019|Categories: Club News|

Join Ghost Fishing New Zealand and the Sea life Trust for a two day beach clean up of Okahu Bay! SCUBA divers, free divers and shore crew all needed! Be prepared to get wet and dirty! DATE: Saturday 31 August for and Sunday 1 September 2019. One (or more) dive(s) each day. TIMES: Saturday 31 [...]

29 07, 2019

Hyundai New Zealand set to sponsor 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Worlds

July 29th, 2019|Categories: Club News|

Hyundai New Zealand have come on board as a principal sponsor of the 2019 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 World Championships. The event continues to go from strength to strength and with Hyundai New Zealand involved it’s set to be enhanced. This year's 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 World Championships is to be held at [...]

29 07, 2019

Simon Cooke and Oskar Masfen win RS Feva World Championship

July 29th, 2019|Categories: Club News, Feva|

Royal Akarana Yacht Club has claimed a second RS Feva World Championship Title with members Simon Cook and Oskar Masfen winning the 2019 event in Italy. Eli Liefting and Rose Dickson representing RAYC won the event in 2016. Former world 470 champion Simon jumped on the helm with RAYC Sailing Academy Graduate Oskar as crew. [...]

15 07, 2019

AGM & Prize Giving

July 15th, 2019|Categories: Club News|

All members are invited to attend a very special evening at the brand new Royal Akarana Yacht Club! Thursday 29th August is the first official event for members, and a chance to experience the club before it opens to the public in September. Doors open at 6pm, with the bar open throughout the evening and [...]

24 10, 2018

Royal Akarana Yacht Club to host Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta

October 24th, 2018|Categories: Club News|

Sailors aiming to compete at the 2019 49er, FX and Nacra 17 world championships will get an ideal opportunity to race at the venue with confirmation the Royal Akarana Yacht Club will host February's Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta. Akarana will be the host for the 2019 world championships in the Olympic skiff and catamaran classes [...]

1 09, 2018

36th America’s Cup happening right on our doorstep

September 1st, 2018|Categories: Club News|

It's been announced that the 36th America's Cup Match will happen in Auckland from the 6th to 21st March 2021 with one of the course areas set to be right in front of our new home at the Hyundai Marine Sports Centre! We always said we had one of the best views in Auckland, and [...]

2 08, 2018

Diary Date: 123rd AGM – Monday 27th August

August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Club News|

A reminder that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Royal Akarana Yacht Club is scheduled for Monday 27th August starting at 7pm at the Orakei Marae. The Club has had a fantastic year with many achievements.  We have a very exciting season to look forward to with a huge program of sailing, a growing [...]