Links:                    


Wetamarine NZ Website


Forum (international)   (Requires Yahoo sign up)


Weta handbook


Tacking and Gybing Video


Chris Kitchen’s Tips



Communication with the Membership: There is no UK forum. Notices may be circulated to the membership by emailing the Chairman/Sec/POC who will forward the notice via e-mail to the association’s Group Address List. To be placed on this list e-mail the Chairman (above). The international forum is a true ‘Weta village’ - all Weta owners including newbies are welcomed enthusiastically.

Contacts. Chairman/Secretary/POC: George Morris, georgewhitleymorris@gmail.com

tel 01309 690898 (Forres, near Inverness)


Spares and sales:  Pete Cailes 01425 618195 (Southampton) or Simon Currey www.Wetamarine.co.uk

Welcome to the Weta Class Association Website

   

The Weta is a 14ft ‘dinghy’ trimaran suitable for use by one to three people. It can be sailed as a single-handed racing dinghy with skiff-like performance, as a general purpose recreational boat with cruising potential, as a training boat and as a boat suitable, with the addition of a special seat, for disabled sailing. Unlike most catamarans it sails more or less level, rather than on one hull. It was designed in New Zealand and is named after the Wetapunga - a native of New Zealand and reputedly the world’s largest insect. They do not bite and are regarded with affection in that country. The pondskater-like appearance of the boat may have influenced the choice of name.


British Weta Owners - Location See EVENTS for report on the swarm, advance notice of the next swarm and pre notice of World Masters’ Championships.   Weta selected as 2 handed boat for Paralympics           23 Nov 16  2 secondhand boats sold to sailability orgs in Nov

British                     Class Association