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V5 First Nifty Fifty to Finish

Three boats crossed the finish line in the last few hours! V5: 04:50:06 Wired: 06:16:48 Vamos: 06:31:37. V5 have pulled into the marina and are now awaiting customs with Wired and Vamos just around the corner. Congratulations V5 (David Nathan / RNZYS) 3rd on Line! Welcome to a rainy Fiji! Post by ANZ Sail Fiji.

By |2014-06-13T08:30:18+12:00June 13th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

EPIRB Activated on Vamos. Again.

The Rescue Coordination Centre once again advised ANZ Sail Fiji Safety Manager Sally Garrett of the activation of an EPIRB on VAMOS. At the same time as this activation occured the vessels yellowbrick tracker did not transmitt for an hour, adding to the concern. Vessels calling in for the morning radio sched were asked if [...]

By |2014-06-11T07:22:31+12:00June 11th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

EPIRB Activated on Vamos – False Alarm

At 01:10 this morning safety officer Sally Garrett was contacted by the Rescue Coordination Centre NZ to inform her that one of the EPIRBS on the yacht VAMOS has been activated. The frequency of the yellowbrick tracker was increased and the RAYC safety plan intiated. After viewing the tracker for a period of time it [...]

By |2014-06-10T08:32:26+12:00June 10th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

Royal Clubs Go Head to Head

ANZ Sail Fiji gets underway on Saturday 7 June at 1300 hours and the 20 strong racing fleet is all but ready to go. Amongst the battle grounds there are 15 boats that will represent the Royal clubs for the Interclub Challenge, a trophy that hasn’t been contested for some time. Royal Akarana Yacht Club [...]

By |2014-05-29T14:26:02+12:00May 29th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

30 Days to Go – Bring it on!

In 30 short days Royal Akarana Yacht Club will fire an almighty big cannon to officially start their 22nd race to Fiji – ANZ Sail Fiji. Entries close on Sunday 11 May and to date the fleet numbers sit at 19 racing and two cruising. Amongst those 19 in the racing fleet are crowd favourites [...]

By |2014-05-09T09:45:31+12:00May 7th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments