One long-standing member is Commodore Steve Malr; in many respects, this highly successful entrepreneur has tied his business to the RNZYS.
He says the RNZYS has always played a role In his business development, through the facilities on offer on the one hand, and the valuable associations with good people on the other.
For me, being a part of the RNZYS Is all about the people you meet.
1 In an effort to maintain the stipulation in the Deed of Gift that the America's Cup is for "Friendly competition between foreign countries" the Interpretive Resolutions of the Deed of Gift issued by prior Trustees of the America's Cup and by RNZYS
as the present Trustee are retained subject to the alterations contained in this Article 11.
Andy Kearnan (CYCA) showed his 35 years sailing experience, picking up a 3rd, 2nd and finishing with a gun in the final race "It was a good day on the water with an average of 15 knot winds on the Waitemata, we're really enjoying the hospitality at RNZYS and looking forward to the rest of the weekends racing".
Matt Rouzaid's' RNZYS team also had a good day, claiming two second place finishes which has left them sitting in 3rd position overall--a tidy result for the local team who will be trying to win on their home harbour.