The event is a Major International sailing event coming to Auckland in November 2019
The event is supported by ATEED and will be hosted by Yachting NZ and the Akarana Marine Sports Charitable Trust (AMSCT) at the Landing Okahu Bay, Auckland.
The 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 2019 World Championships is a three Olympic Yachting classes World Championship. International sailors are coming to New Zealand and will showcase Auckland in its best sailing light.
The event will help build capability of volunteers and race management and will leave a legacy of goodwill for the city. In addition, it will be providing opportunities for local businesses and the marine industry. The event is 7 days of Olympic Class Racing 2 - 8 December 2019 on Hauraki Gulf. There is also a pre-worlds practice regatta (Oceania Championship) 25 – 28 November 2019