We will be starting at Paraparaumu Beach. Our team will be on site from about 8am, and we encourage teams to arrive by 8.30am to rig and get ready.
The race start is now scheduled for 11.30am.
Metservice forecasts the following for Saturday: Easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Northerly 15 knots developing in the afternoon. Fine.
There appear to be some norwester swells about, and we are hoping the winds will arrive early.
Other sites report the following: