Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.


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.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

YACHTING., Auckland Star, Volume XL, Issue 69, 22 March 1909

Word Count

YACHTING. Auckland Star, Volume XL, Issue 69, 22 March 1909

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.