Finn Gold Cup Notice of Race and Entry Form
Pre-Worlds Regatta Auckland Finn Champs Notice of Race and Entry Form here.
Regatta Course Area
The course will be as per IFA Major Championship Rules. The waters off Takapuna allow more than sufficient space to run the course required for this event.
Timing for the 2015 Finn Gold Cup is :
Pre Worlds Regatta Tuesday 17th to Thursday 19th November 2015
Finn Gold Cup Measuring Saturday 21st to Monday 23rd November 2015
Finn Gold Cup Tuesday 24th to Sunday 29th November 2015
Weather and Wind Forecasts
TV One Weather: www.tvnz.co.nz/weather-forecast
Data (Averages) March / November
• Average High Temperature 22 / 20
• Average Morning Relative Humidity (%) 78 / 78
• Average Low Temperature 15 / 13
• Average Windspeed (knots) 11 / 13
• Probability of wind greater than 11 knots 48 / 61
• Average Wind Direction South West / South West
Access to the sailing area is from a grassed embankment to a hard sand beach. The water can be accessed at both high and low tides allowing all day sailing if required.
Winds during the summer months provide a wide range of sailing conditions which will challenge and test 2015 Finn Gold Cup competitors. Reliable onshore and offshore winds offer excellent training and sailing opportunities.
Regatta Office and Press Facilities
The regatta office and suitable press centre and media services will be available during the event.
Separate phone and internet connections, and fax and copier equipment will be available for regatta officials and press representatives.
All safety requirements will be met for the event as outlined in IFA Major Championship Rules both on and off the water.
Off Water Training Facilities
Arrangements will be made to allow competitors access to local world-class gym facilities prior to the event. The local Takapuna and North Shore areas also afford a wide range of safe and interesting running locations.
Takapuna Boating Club Bid Document