South Island Championship 2015

March 14th - 16th

Nelson Yacht Club is proud to be hosting the 2015 Optimist South Island Championships. This is a three day regatta for the Optimist Open fleet and a two day regatta for the Optimist Green fleet. The Optimist Open Fleet regatta is an NZIODA ranking regatta.

Entries are now open on and we look forward to welcoming our South Island neighbors and sailors and families from around New Zealand to our club.


III.Bodrum International Optimist Regetta

3-8 March 2015

We are very pleased to announce III.Bodrum International Optimist Regatta (TYF-BIOR) the date of 3-8 March 2015 in Bodrum Sailing Club. The Regatta is part of IODA 2015 Calendar and Turkish Sailing Federation 2015 Calendar. This year BIOR will be the TURKISH NATIONALS. All Turkish Optimist Sailors will take part the regatta.

We have special conditions for foreign teams:


2014 National Interclub & Open Team Racing Championship

16th & 17th April 2014

The 2014 NZL Optimist Yachting Trust National Interclub & Open Team Racing Championship will be held on Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th April 2014 at Manly, Whangaparaoa, Auckland. The Organising Authority is The NZL Optimist Yachting Trust in association with Manly Sailing Club.

Please find attached the NOR, Entry Form, and Sailing Instructions.

 Notice of Race