Well after 6 months of planning and 15 days of the most fun you can have in a small boat its a wrap, the inaugural Kiwi Raid and St Ayles Regatta is over.
43 people participated in the Raid,
Participants were from Tasmania, Western Australia, Scotland, Wellington and Auckland.
105nm Rowed or Sailed in small boats,
15 different marvellous destinations in the Hauraki gulf visited,
Over 40 hours of engine time on the Mother ship John Dory,
Approx 450 litres of petrol burned in the two safety boats,
2nd place in the Masters of Mahurangi rowing regatta.
Winners of the John Cole trophy for Aesthetic contribution to the Mahurangi regatta.
Heres a few photos of the fun and games, for a day by day account visit
Excellent trip! Thanks to all the organisers for making it happen
Wow well done, a great effort by all concerned.