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New Zealand wins 35th America’s Cup

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Hamilton, Bermuda (June 26, 2017) – Another dominant race win today for Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand in race nine of the America’s Cup Match, presented by Louis Vuitton, gave the Kiwi team victory on the Great Sound in Bermuda. Burling now adds the 35th America’s Cup to ... Read More »

She did it! Lionheart wins America’s Cup J Class Regatta!


What a day, what a race, what a yacht! She’s done it! Lionheart wins America’s Cup J Class Regatta! Lionheart has won the America’s Cup J Class Regatta. The win comes after her triumphant performance in the America’s Superyacht Regatta where she was awarded the Boat International America’s Cup Superyacht ... Read More »

Gloves Are Off for 2017 Edition of Palma’s Superyacht Cup!

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Interiors have been stowed, winches have been serviced, and cruising sails have been stored away for later use. Yachts are primed for action and crew members have been perfecting their sailing maneuvers, as well as picking the brains of local racing virtuosos. The heads of this year’s participating sailors are ... Read More »

America’s Cup: Defender in Trouble

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Hamilton, Bermuda (June 18, 2017) – As Jimmy Spithill’s ORACLE TEAM USA looked to seize back the advantage gained by Peter Burling’s Emirates Team New Zealand on day one of the America’s Cup Match, the kiwi Challenger recorded two more back-to-back victories over the Defenders of the America’s Cup, putting ... Read More »

Revealing The Beast – SY NGONI

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The owner’s brief to the Dutch Shipyard, Royal Huisman, was simple enough. It was summer 2014 when the owner said, “Build me a beast. Don’t build me a wolf in sheep’s clothing. This has to be an edgy and innovative weapon; fast and furious.” The engineering and build of this ... Read More »

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2017

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The Queen’s Birthday Honours annually recognises the nation’s finest leaders, entertainers, researchers, sports stars and local heroes. Among the 673 recognized on the 2017 list included several notables from the sailing community for their contribution to our sport. Sydney Fischer OBE One of Australia’s most accomplished sailors, Sydney Fischer OBE, ... Read More »

New Zealand advances to America’s Cup

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Hamilton, Bermuda (June 12, 2017) – The drama of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Finals carried through a delay-plagued day to see Peter Burling’s Emirates Team New Zealand (NZL) win the first scheduled race to close out the series 5-2 against Nathan Outteridge’s Artemis Racing (SWE). The deciding race ... Read More »