Olympic Sailing: Burling and Tuke claim

Olympic Sailing

It might not have been as dramatic as the last one but it was no less significant as Peter Burling and Blair Tuke won their sixth 49er world title in Geelong today. The pair started the day in second, only one point behind the Austrian crew of Benjamin Bildstein and David

Olympic sailing: European championship round-up

Olympic sailing: European Championship roundup

With the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games just a little more than a year away there has been more focus than usual from competitors and national sailing organisations on the spate of Olympic classes European Championships taking place over the last couple of weeks. In fact, more than a spate, it’s been

America’s Cup champions dominate at A-Class World Championship

America’s Cup champions dominate at A-Class World Championship

Emirates Team New Zealand America’s Cup sailors have finished first, third and fourth in the International A-Class Catamaran World Championship in Australia. The America’s Cup team’s skipper Glenn Ashby (AUS) claimed his tenth A-Class world title at the regatta raced this week on Hervey Bay in Queensland, with flight controller Blair

Rumoured around the world race teams

There are already plenty of rumours circulating around the professional sailing world about who might be on the Volvo Ocean Race start line in Alicante, Spain in 2021.

Although the start of the next edition of the fully-crewed around the world race formerly known as the Volvo Ocean race is still almost three years away there are already plenty of rumours circulating around the professional sailing world about who might be on the start line in Alicante, Spain

Burling & Tuke awarded NZ Order of Merit

Burling & Tuke awarded NZ Order of Merit.

Top Kiwi sailors Peter Burling and Blair Tuke say they are "humbled" to be made Members of the New Zealand Order of Merit and hope to inspire young Kiwis to dream big. The Olympic gold medallists and America's Cup-winning pair were made members for services to sailing, during an investiture ceremony