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    Sailing: Olympic champs stand in way of Tokyo aim

    by  • 12 August 2018 • Uncategorized

    Logan Dunning Beck and Oscar Gunn will have surfing and fishing on their minds over the next couple of weeks but the main item on their agenda is winning a medal for New Zealand at the Tokyo Olympics.That is no small ambition, given...

    Meech ends world champs on a high

    by  • 10 August 2018 • Uncategorized

    Finishing fourth is never a nice feeling and it was particularly tough for Sam Meech after he started so well at the sailing world championships.The Laser Olympic bronze medallist was second in todays medal race, lifting him one...

    Junior chasing gold at sailing world champs

    by  • 8 August 2018 • Uncategorized

    Josh Junior will tonight (NZ time) race for gold at the sailing world championships but he almost had it in his grasp today before the Finn fleet were quite literally turned upside down.The 28-year-old was leading overall at the...

    Big changes at sailing world champs

    by  • 7 August 2018 • Uncategorized

    Golfers often talk about moving day at big tournaments when some roar into contention and others falter and many were left with a similar impression at the sailing world championships in Aarhus today.Sam Meech had what he described...

    Lack of wind disrupts racing at world champs

    by  • 6 August 2018 • Uncategorized

    Water skiing was a better option than sailing with a lack of wind meaning there was virtually no racing at the sailing world championships in Aarhus overnight (NZ time).Everyone expected good breeze for the fifth day of action,...

    Sailing: NZ 49er crews in the mix at world champs

    by  • 5 August 2018 • Uncategorized

    Logan Dunning Beck had an uneasy feeling when he heard the foreboding music playing nearby that it was a sign they were about to have a bad day at the sailing world championships in Aarhus. He needn't have worried.Dunning Beck and...

    NZ 49er crews in the mix at world champs

    by  • 5 August 2018 • Uncategorized

    Logan Dunning Beck had an uneasy feeling when he heard the foreboding music playing nearby that it was a sign they were about to have a bad day at the sailing world championships in Aarhus. He neednt have worried.Dunning Beck...

    ‘Lucky’ Meech sits on top at world champs

    by  • 4 August 2018 • Uncategorized

    Sam Meech thinks he got a bit lucky but few of his rivals believe that after he took a firmer grasp on the lead in the Laser fleet at the sailing world championships in Aarhus overnight (NZ time).The 27-year-old was imperious...

    Meech starts in perfect fashion at world champs

    by  • 3 August 2018 • Uncategorized

    Sam Meech illustrated in exemplary fashion why he's one of the favourites in the Laser fleet at the sailing world championships with two race wins on his opening day of action.The Rio Olympics bronze medallist revelled in the...