Sailing Prizegiving 2014-15

Prizegiving Results

Special Awards

Junior Learn to Sail course

Latest Jnr Learn to Sail course info

Upcoming Events 2015-16

Events and dates for the Sailing Calendar Poster here

Prizegiving Winners 2014

The Napier Sailing Club Prizegiving was held on May 10th. What a great night! If you don't believe me, check out the Photos under Gallery, Prizegiving 2013/14.

CONGRATULATIONS to all the winners. Here is the full Prizegiving trophy list.

Club Classes & Racing Fees

Club Classes & Racing Fees - Napier Sailing Club Inc.

The Napier Sailing Club is extremely active. We organise and host regattas and races throughout the year.

Racing Fees

Entry Fees

Crewed Boats Seniors: $10
Senior/Intermediate: $10
Junior/School pupil crews: $5

Day Sailor (up to 3 events per season): $10

Season Fees*

Crewed boat Senior: $160
Senior/Intermediate: $125
Junior/School pupil crews: $50
Subsequent family siblings: $25

* for Saturday club races only. To be paid in full in advance.

Competition Classes


OptimistAn international class, that is excellent for children interested in learning how to sail. Suitable for children aged 8 – 15 years. The club has Optimists available for hire.

CONTACT: Philipp Otto 021 0526745


  • H Thompson Trophy H'cp
  • Epiglass Cup H'cp
  • Sponsored Regatta
  • New Year Regatta
  • Open Boat Challenge H'cp
  • Harbour Race
  • Coulam Family Trophy
  • Ericksen Honda Cup H'cp
  • Icicle Regatta

P Class

P ClassPremier Class for young sailors who aspire to be world class sailors. They say if you can sail a P Class you can sail anything. Competitive New Zealand made boat. Suitable for children aged 12 – 17 years old, 55-60kg is ideally the upper weight limit for successful competition.


Starling Class

Starling ClassGood single handed intermediate sailing dinghy, step up for sailors who have become too heavy or old for the P Class or Optimist.

CONTACT:   Nigel Mannering 835 0741


  • Moth Junior Cup H'cp
  • Hindmarsh Cup H'cp
  • Tony Hill Trophy Champs
  • New Year Regatta
  • Hislop Cup H'cp
  • Harbour Race
  • Icicle Regatta


Laser ClassA one person dinghy, one design made from fibreglass. The Laser has two common rigs in use, the standard and the Radial. The Radial has a smaller mast and a radial cut sail designed for lighter crew weights. The Laser is the most popular sailing dinghy in the world, is an international and olympic class. Sailors range from the ages of 16 – 70+, and there are master, and youth competitions.

Contact: Mike Shields Ph 835-7658


  • Laser Agency Trophy H'cp
  • Vann Family Trophy H'cp
  • Sponsored Regatta
  • New Year Regatta
  • Harbour Master's Trophy H'cp
  • Harbour Race
  • Laser Cup Champ's & Radial Champ's
  • Icicle Regatta

Phase II

Phase II ClassThe Phase II is a light, fast, no hassle to rig or to sail, low maintenance two person 13 ft dinghy. Constructed from fibreglass. Phase II has a simple stayed rig with a main and jib, suitable for the father or mother with the son or daughter, or wife and husband.



europe   Single person yacht for youth & lighter adults.

   Contact: Brendon Mitchell    027 758 7169


 Spring Series, Summer Series, Autumn Series, Sprint Series, Moth Cup Champs.


Paper Tiger Catamaran

Paper Tiger   (Twin hull) boat. Fast and exciting sailing. Ideal for adrenaline junkies between 65 -80 kg weight.

   Contact: Chris Reid 870 9982


  • Takapuna Cup H'cp
  • Thompson Cup H'cp
  • Sponsored Regatta
  • New Year Regatta
  • Spriggs Trophy Champ's
  • Harbour Race
  • Restoration Cup H'cp
  • Paul Wood Memorial Trophy
  • Icicle Regatta

OK Dinghy

OK DinghyOne person 14 ft Dinghy, quite technical. Popular local & international Class.

Contact: Rob Hengst Ph 835-6656


  • Ray Sellar Cup
  • Angus Cup
  • East Coast Champs
  • Sponsored Regatta
  • Combination Cup
  • New Year Regatta
  • Sprint Series
  • Harbour Race
  • Agnew Cup Champs
  • Icicle Regatta

A Class Catamaran

A ClassOne person catamaran (twin hull), sailing boat, for the speed freak. Need experience to handle one of these monsters.




Trailer Yachts Div 2

Trailer Yachtthis class consists of the following types of yachts :-

Dragon, Hartley 16, Farr 6000, Gazelle mk 1 & 2, Noelex 22, Tracker, Warwich 7.1.

Contact: Paul Dunford Ph 844-8169


  • Go Cola Trophy
  • Milburn Trophy
  • Small Family Trophy
  • Pratley Trophy
  • Farr 6000 Trophy
  • New Year Regatta
  • Harbour Race
  • Icicle Regatta

Hartley 16

Hartley 16Trailer sailer, ideal for the entire family.

Contact: Paul Dunford Ph 844-8169


Noelex 22

Noelex 22Trailer Sailor, production produced one design. Good family boat.

Contact: Club on Ph 835-3811


Noelex 25

Noelex 25A larger version of the Noelex 22 class.

Contact: Paul Redman Ph 836-6248


  • Tri Series
  • Contender Cup H'cp
  • Long Race
  • Elliot Jug
  • Sponsored Regatta
  • New Year Regatta
  • Zephyr Cup H'cp
  • Harbour Race
  • Fun Race Art Deco Weekend
  • Nolex 25 Cup Champ's
  • Icicle Regatta

Keeler & Open Class

KeelerIncl Sports Boats & 14ft, Fireball, Flying Fifteen, Phase 2, 420.

Contact: Mark Sheldrake Ph 835-8988


  • Handicap Series (1)
  • Handicap Series (2)
  • Sponsored Regatta
  • New Year Regatta
  • Handicap Series (3)
  • Harbour Race
  • Handicap Series (4)
  • Icicle Regatta

National Regatta

Winter Series

  • Optimist Gold
  • OptimistGreen
  • Starling
  • Open



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