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A good day of slalom

The clock is ticking and the count-down is nearly over at the O'pen BIC World Championship after another gripping day of racing here in Manly Bay, Auckland, New Zealand.

We are back!

After the New Year´s Day rest day it was back to the serious stuff here in Manly Bay, Auckland, New Zealand, and day 3 of competition to decide the 2019 O´pen BIC World Champions.

Today we rest

Things are not always what they seem to be, especially in sailing, and that was certainly the case here in Manly Bay, Auckland, New Zealand yesterday on day 2 of the 2019 O´pen BIC World Championship...


Today was the first official day of racing here at the O´pen BIC World Championships in Manly Bay, Auckland in New Zealand.

In fine style at the 2019 O’pen Bic Worlds in New Zealand

We´re ending this year and beginning the next in fine style here in New Zealand, not just the first to see the New Year arrive, but right on the spot for the 2019 O´pen BIC World Championships.

Insurance and New Year's Eve Dinner Booking deadlines

Please see below two important event reminders:

General Information & New Year's Dinner

There's only 27 days until the UP Real Estate O'pen Bic World Championships get underway!

Third Party Insurance

Hi Sailors and families,

31st October 2018 - Remember the date

You’ve got until the 31st of October to get a discounted entry of NZ$350 to the 2019 World Championships.

100 days to go to the Worlds

Not long now until the 2019 O'pen Bic World Championships taking place 23 December 2018 to 4 January 2019 at the Manly Sailing Club on the Whangaparaoa Peninsula.


We have a number of accommodation options available for anyone who has not yet booked accommodation.