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2017 Tasar Worlds

22 February 2017

We are asking all competitors heading to Japan for the 2017 Tasar World Titles, to jump online and enter today! Yes entries are now open and getting in early is encouraged for the running of an enjoyable & well organised Regatta.  

Competitors by now should have their accommodation booked in Gamagori and their boat organised with their State or Territory rep for travel by shipping container (ideally 10 boats per container). If not, see links on a broad range of `accommodation' sailors have been directed to on the JTA web page, or re `containers' email your representative in

NSW/ACT it's Rob Douglass on rob@sunsetmedia.com) with your details and have your deposit ready to go!

VIC its Blaise and Chris Payne   bvinot@felco.com.au

SA its Adrian and Jan  anicholson@mmal.com.au

WA its David Meehan   davidmeehan101@hotmail.com

QLD or NT...If you would like to go please send anicholson@mmal.com.au an email, ATC would love to assist you.

Our Japanese hosts have also placed some handy information on their website, including a brief from Paul Ridgway about race conditions at pre worlds, commuting by bullet train from Tokyo to Gamagori & touring. An array of airlines fly both into Tokyo (Narita & Haneda Airports) with direct flights offered by both JAL and ANA as well as Qantas

If anyone is late entering, and/or has questions regarding Tasar Worlds 2017, please  contact your State/ Territory representative, or the ATC (Adrian Nicholson: anicholson@mmal.com.au). If we can't initially answer or provide you with the necessary information, we will direct it onto our Japanese sailing colleagues in the JTA, will follow up back to you.

Just 5 months to go! Don't forget to enter now!!