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TWC 2021 Event

Posted by on Aug 18, 2021 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

TWC 2021 Event

We are fast headed toward 22nd–25th October long weekend 2021 (that’s right, we’re taking the Friday off as well, since we know hardly anyone bothers going into the office anymore, and you guys will all be here in Taranaki frothing anyway). So, is the Taranaki Wave Classic on this year? You bet your eco-friendly cotton socks it is! The forecast is FUNtastic! In truth, the actual weather on the day is anyone’s guess. You read it here first… whatever that means… Anyway. Let us say this: the westerlies have begun blasting through Taranaki...

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2019 Taranaki Wave Classic

Posted by on May 29, 2019 in TWC News | 0 comments

The 2019 Taranaki Wave Classic is on again! This year from the 26-28 October you can enjoy the wonderful Taranaki Coastline with a bunch of motivated fellow windsurfers and surfers. Sun, Beers, Food and Waves, what more could you ask for? See the home page for entry and secure your entry to the windsurfing event of the year. (Sun and waves not guaranteed)

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Weld Road Pumping – Last week for Early bird

Posted by on Sep 21, 2018 in TWC News | 0 comments

Weld Road Pumping – Last week for Early bird

Next week is the last week to get your Limited Edition T-shirt Check out some of the conditions yesterday at weld road Entering before the 30th September is the only way you can get your hands the 2018 Event T shirt. You also have the option to purchase the TWC 2018 event hoodie. Check out the 2018 Design Unfortunately you cannot purchase the T Shirts or hoodies during the event.

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2018 T Shirt Design

Posted by on Sep 13, 2018 in TWC News | 0 comments

2018 T Shirt Design

Entering before the 30th September is the only way you can get your hands the 2018 Event T shirt. You also have the option to purchase the TWC 2018 event hoodie. Check out the 2018 Design Unfortunately you cannot purchase the T Shirts or hoodies during the event.

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Pre entries Closing Soon

Posted by on Sep 10, 2018 in TWC News | 0 comments

Pre entries Closing Soon

Spring has started and so has the Taranaki sailing season. There has been plenty of great sailing at Pungarahu and Waitara with no shortage of swell. We have another big swell arriving this week. The preparations for the TWC18 are in full swing. We have a good number of early bird entries and great support from our sponsors. The TWC is all about fun, with its expression session format where competitors free-sail in whatever conditions occur at the chosen location for that day. There are no heats, no man-on-man elimination and no stress. We...

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Oakura boardriders club confirmed as the venue base

Posted by on Aug 13, 2018 in TWC News | 0 comments

Once again the Oakura Boardriders club will be the venue for TWC. We will be holding the saturday morning registration and after sailing bbq and beers. Also the Sunday dinner, prize giving. Keep up to day on the great sailing we have been having at the event facebook page https://www.facebook.com/taranakiwaveclassic/ and club page https://www.facebook.com/taranaki.windsurfclub Event website http://taranakiwaveclassic.co.nz

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2018 Taranaki Wave Classic 19th to 22nd October

Posted by on Jul 10, 2018 in TWC News | 0 comments

The 2018 Taranaki Wave Classic will keep up the long tradition of running over New Zealand Labour long weekend. Friday 19th October is a warm up day with the main competition days being Saturday and Sunday. We have been getting great interest from overseas for the event. There are also rumours of top international sailors getting visas and booking flights for the event.

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Event photos posted

Posted by on Oct 24, 2017 in TWC News | 0 comments

Check out https://www.facebook.com/taranakiwaveclassic/ for photos of the event.

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TWC 2016 is HERE!

Posted by on Oct 21, 2016 in TWC News | 0 comments

TWC 2016 is HERE!

The event is almost ON! Registration checkin begins Saturday 9am at the Carbon Art factory in Okato (12 Upper Kaihihi road), followed by briefing at 10.30.  With a good looking day for ‘Warmup Friday’ to get you in the mood, we’re ready for another cracking weekend of windsurfing FUN! Remember it’s not too late to enter online, and you can also enter on the day at registration. See ya there!

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Taranaki Delivering the Goods

Posted by on Oct 6, 2015 in TWC News | 0 comments

Taranaki Delivering the Goods

In Taranaki we know a new season is really kicking into gear when we start seeing Aucklanders out at Pungarehu, so congratulations Tony for his mission down here, when he scored some of the best early season conditions, near the end of September. Nice timing, and for the locals too; a week with 5+ sessions at Pungarehu in consistent half mast to logo waves is great in its own right. Hope the ankle is OK Tony! Waitara has also been providing some super fun powered sessions recently, with head-high and over waves and these look set to continue;...

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