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    Meech guaranteed at least silver at Gamagori World Cup

    by  • 21 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    Sam Meech is in pole position ahead of today's medal race in the Laser fleet at the World Cup regatta in Gamagori and has already done enough to at least guarantee silver.The 26-year-old is the best-placed of the eight Kiwi boats...

    Fast-track law to clear course for America’s Cup

    by  • 21 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    Special legislation is likely to be pushed through to ensure Auckland can host the America's Cup.Documents obtained by the Herald on Sunday under the Official Information Act reveal the Auckland Council raised concerns with the...

    Bianca Cook is turning the tide for women

    by  • 21 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    The Volvo Ocean Race is awash with facts and figures - like, at 45,000 nautical miles, this edition will be the longest in the race's history; there is no cash prize for winning (the trophy is regarded as enough incentive); and 13...

    Sailing: Seven Kiwi boats in top 10 at World Cup regatta

    by  • 21 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    It was moving day for the New Zealanders at the World Cup regatta in Gamagori yesterday, with two boats lying second and seven of the eight inside the top 10.Kiwis won all three races in the Laser class, with Andrew McKenzie winning...

    Two Kiwi boats second at Gamagori World Cup

    by  • 20 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    It was moving day for the New Zealanders at the World Cup regatta in Gamagori yesterday, with two boats lying second and seven of the eight inside the top 10.Kiwis won all three races in the Laser class, with Andrew McKenzie winning...

    Two Kiwi boats second at Gamagori World Cup

    by  • 20 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    It was moving day for the New Zealanders at the World Cup regatta in Gamagori yesterday, with two boats lying second and seven of the eight inside the top 10.Kiwis won all three races in the Laser class, with Andrew McKenzie winning...

    Volvo Ocean Race: Son of gun travels as onboard reporter

    by  • 20 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    Multimedia skills showing rigours of ocean racing make James Blake asset to race, writes Andrew Alderson. When the late Sir Peter Blake won the Whitbread round-the-world race in May 1990, a toddler was passed from the Southampton...

    Sailing: Jimmy Spithill back on New Zealand waters

    by  • 20 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    Jimmy Spithill's unsure of his America's Cup future, but that won't stop him contesting line honours in today's annual Coastal Classic yacht race from Auckland to Russell.The two-time America's Cup winning skipper has formed a friendship...

    America’s Cup: Dean Barker linked to New York Cup bid

    by  • 19 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    Kiwi Dean Barker has been linked to the New York Yacht Club's America's Cup team.Sailing legend Tom Ehman, writing on his website sailingillustrated.com, says multiple sources have indicated that club CEO and skipper Terry Hutchinson...

    Solid start for Kiwis at Gamagori World Cup regatta

    by  • 18 October 2017 • Uncategorized

    Four New Zealand crews are among the top 10 after the first day of the new 2018 World Cup season in Gamagori, Japan, but the day was cut short for most due to a lack of wind.Steady rain also fell on the first day and the forecast...