We are starting to get excited now that it is less than at week until the 2019 Vaikobi Auckland King and Queen of the Harbour which also doubles up as the New Zealand National Ocean Racing Championship!
Rachel Clarke from the Shaw and Partners Race Team will be gunning for her record breaking 7th title in the Women's whilst defending champ Andy Mowlem is going to have fend off a bunch of contenders such as Garth Spencer Tom Ashley Sam Mayhew, Jordan Mclarin, Simon Longdill and Leopold Tepa who are all looking to take his hard earned crown!
With Oscar Chalupsky also in town this week running clinics and racing, the vibe will be electric come race day this Saturday March 30th.
Don't forget to come by and register on Friday afternoon at the World Famous Ocean Culter in Takapuna where the full Vaikobi range of gear will be available!
Open to all Ski's, SUP's and OC's (Waka-Ama in kiwi speak), entries are still open at: https://www.webscorer.com/register?raceid=164095
|Chest (Centimeters)||70cm -80cm||80cm-90cm||90cm-105cm||105cm-115cm||115cm-130cm||130+|
|Chest (Inches)||27.55" - 31.5"||31.5" - 35.4"||35.4" - 41.3"||41.3" - 45.2"||45.2" - 51.1"||51.1" +|
|Weight (Kilograms)||40 - 60kg||40 - 60kg||60 - 75kg||75 - 90kg||90 - 100kg||100kg+|
|Weight (Pounds)||88lbs - 132lbs||88lbs - 132lbs||132lbs - 165lbs||175lbs -198lbs||198lbs - 220lbs||220lbs+|
Note: We recommend you select your Vaikobi PFD based on your chest measurement rather than your weight.
Vaikobi PFDs have buoyancy above the minimum floatation required for under our ISO 12402-5 certification.