Everything racing at the Russell Boating Club

The club has yatch racing season that runs from late September through to early April on Wednesdays and every other Friday. We have evening, weekend, interclub with Opua Cruising Club and a winter series of races

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Current Seasons Results:

Racing Information:

Our evening race series has three trophies that are raced for. The Cater Marine Series and the Omata Estate Series share alternative Wednesdays and the Willis Sails Series is raced forthnightly on a Friday. Each of these race series have a Spring and Summer Series made up of six or seven races.

The Cater Marine Women Series is currently a one race series held in March.

The Weekend Series are a series of cups and trophies grouped together and sponsored by the Duke of Malborough Hotel, the Single-Handed Series and the Northland Spars and Rigging Two-Handed Series

These races are usually on a Sunday once a month with course sheets available the evening before.

The Interclub series against the Opua Crusing Club continues for the season 2017-8 as part of the Duke of Marlborough Hotel Weekend Series.

Our four race Winter Series is held monthly from June to September each year.

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This seasons evening racing starts September 27th with the first of the Cater Marine Series followed by Omata Estate Series on 4th October and Willis Sails Series on October 6th. The Weekend Series first race is 15th October 2017

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This event is held in early January each year. All details available here

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The beautiful location of our clubhouse so please drop by sometime