Is the Weta a One Design Class?
Yes. The rules for the class allow for some equipment changes that do not enhance performance, but accommodate for personal preferences and enable those with limited mobility to sail the boat safely and without effort.
Where can I find Weta fleets?
In Australia there are established racing fleets in NSW (Sydney, Clarence River, Lake Illawarra), QLD (Bundaberg, Noosa, Brisbane) and VIC (Melbourne). Regattas and State and National Title events are held around the country.
Internationally, Weta fleets are established in China, Italy, Spain, France, Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, Sweden, UK and USA. Over 1200 boats have been sold worldwide since it was launched in 1996.
Find a Weta near you using the Weta World Map.
Is there an Australian Class Association?
The Australian Weta Class Association Inc was registered in 2017 and has representatives from around the country on the committee. The first national championships will be held in December 2020 at Lake Cootharaba near Noosa – details here.
Where can I try a Weta?
There are dealers in Sydney (NSW, ACT) , Melbourne (VIC, SA, WA) and Bundaberg (QLD, NT) who have demo boats available and can answer any questions you may have about the Weta. More information at weta.com.au