2010 NZ Match Racing Championships

This years event showcased the surplus of talent NZ has coming through. The fleet included teams led by Reuben Corbett, (ranked 12th in the world), Phil Robertson, 18th), Will Tiller, (34th) and Josh Junior (59th) who also finished 6th in the recent Laser World Championships.

 Also in the fleet was 2 youth teams one being lead by Chris Dickson, the Sam Osbourne's women's Olympic team and a team from Korea. MRX Owners featured in Reuben's, Phils, David Wood and Samantha Osbourne's teams.

 Phil Robertson and his Waka Racing Team sailed superbly throughout the regatta though Josh Junior pushed him hard on the final day.


 Close encounters in the prestarts between Phil & Josh.


 The Waka team protecting the inside mark rounding berth


Josh showing off his Laser offwind techniques


 The winning team!

 Final Results
1st - Phil Robertson
2nd - Josh Junior
3rd - Will Tiller
4th - Reuben Corbett
5th - Chris Dickson
6th - David Wood
7th - Dan Pooley
8th - Samantha Osborne
9th - Byeong Ki Park

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