NORTH SHORE YACHT CLCB. The North Shore Yacht Club held its flnnl cruising races of the season on Saturday afternoon- last. Of events, there were 1 five. The course for classes one and two was from the Victoria Wharf, round the outside of Hangitoto and Motntapu. and for classes three and four from the wliarf to' the black buoy oft Kangltoto Beacon, thence round buoy off Brown's Island, finishing at Drunken Bay; while the fifth class raced direct from the wharf to Brown's Island, I thence to Drunken Buy. Classes one and two were started at 2.40 p.m., classes three and four at 2.00 p.m., and class five crossed the line at 3 p.m. The following are the particulars of the racing:— Class I.—Heai'tseaae (lvi), 1; Peri (29m), 2; Wairere (sm), 3. Also started: Mlro (15m). The finish was as follows:—Heartsease at 5h 31m ss; Wairere, 5h 3Sm 30s; Perl, Oh lm 50s; Mlro. 6h 6m. The handicaps place Heartsease 1, Perl 2, Wairere 3. Class ll.—Geisha (13m), 1; Ronakl (scratch), 2; Ranee (18m), 3. Also started: Mystery (9m), Sybil (llm). The finishing times were: —Ronald, oh 51m (ss; Geisha, 6h lm 525; Sybil, (Ih 7m ST»; Mystery, 6h 8m 20s; Ranee, 6h 14m 30s. On handicap allowunee Geisha is flrst. Ronnki second, and Ranee third. Class lll.—Hetty (3m), 1; Hilda (3m) and Welcome Jack (6m), dead heat for second place. Also started: Mowa! (scratch). Merlin (em), Daphne (llm). The finishing times wore as follows:—Mowai, 4h 50m; Hetty. 4h 50m 40s; Hilda. 4h 52m 255; Welcome Jack, 4h 55ni 255; Merlin. 4h uOui. Corrected times place Hetty first, Hilda and Welcome Jack tie for second place. Class IV.—Tangaroa (4m), 1; Mavourneen 2; Encounter 3. Also s'arted: May Belle (scratch). Kaho (ser.atch), Ena (Cm), Mayo <7m). The finish was as fol]_,Encounter, : ' ows +h 45m; Tangnroa, 4h 46ra 10s; Kaho, 4h 48m Sis; May Belie, 4h 4Sm 50s; Ena, 4h 53m ss; Mavourneen, 4h 58m 20s; Mayo. 4h 50m ss. On time allowance Tangaroa Is flrst, Mavourneen second, and Encounter third. Class (4im), 1; Fleetwing (scratch), 2; Avona (4m), 8. Also started: Sceptre (ljm). The finishing times were:— Fleetwing, 4h 50m 445; Flattie, 4h 52m 545; Sceptre 4h 53m 50s. The handicap allowances place-.Fla'ttie flrst, Fleetwing secoud, and Avona third. WAITBMATA DINGHY CLUB. The Wnlteinatrt Dinghy Soiling Club held a race on Saturday afternoon over the club's official courae. The race was started at 8 o'clock, and the boats crossed the line as follows: —Dixie, Lone Hand. Olivine Rita, and Arawa. The finish was es follows:—Dixie, 4h 10m Bs, 1; Olivine, 4h "lm Kss 2; Lone Huud, 4h 22m 13s, 3; Arawa ih 27m 51s, 4. Klta aid not finish.
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