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Oracle grant elevates ideas
Oracle grant elevates ideas

One small consolation to this country at the last America's Cup was that the winner, Oracle Racing, had built its boat in…

Sailing: Streak continues for Burling and Tuke

Peter Burling and Blair Tuke extended their incredible winning streak in the 49er overnight (NZT), claiming the sailing…

Yachting: Olympic venue causes a stink

World governing body have threatened to move all their events for next year's Olympics out of the city's Guanabara Bay if…

Yachting: Burling and Tuke hold comfortable lead

Kiwi sailors Peter Burling and Blair Tuke have established a comfortable lead over their competitors in the 49er fleet after…

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Raw: Armed stand-off in South Auckland video Raw: Armed stand-off in South Auckland

The armed man was at an address in Manurewa, where…

John Banks: 'I have nothing to fear and nothing to hide' video John Banks: 'I have nothing to fear and nothing to hide'

Former Auckland mayor, John Banks, speaks about his…

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Is Barker moving to Japanese team?
Is Barker moving to Japanese team?

It is expected that Oracle boss Larry Ellison and his sailing team boss Sir Russell Coutts will attend the signing ceremony…

Team NZ didn't apply for Oracle subsidy
Team NZ didn't apply for Oracle subsidy

Team New Zealand did not apply for a subsidy given to arch-rival Oracle's boatbuilder - potentially worth up to $17.25 million…

Oracle gets NZ Govt funding
Oracle gets NZ Govt funding

The Government says a taxpayer subsidy for Team New Zealand’s arch rival Oracle Racing has been overstated.

Team NZ can be replaced
Team NZ can be replaced

"Others would put a New Zealand team together because frankly they have the components of a very competitive team," Sir…

Yachting

Team NZ will fight to hold regatta
Team NZ will fight to hold regatta

Team NZ will fight for an America's Cup pre-regatta in Auckland, despite the event's organisers announcing…

Team NZ: 'It's not the end'

Team NZ maintains it is "not the end of the road" for an America's Cup pre-regatta to be held in Auckland, despite confirmation…

End of the road for Team NZ? - John Key

With Team NZ's bid for Government funding hinging on securing hosting rights to the qualifying regatta, will the syndicate…

Sailing federation rejects complaint vs America's Cup jury

Sailing's international governing body has rejected a former sailing official's complaint of gross misconduct filed against…

Cup organisers slammed again
Cup organisers slammed again

Another traditionalist lamenting the loss of direction in the America's Cup has surfaced this week -…

Sailing: Abu Dhabi wins Volvo Southern Ocean leg

Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing won the fifth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race on Sunday to extend its lead in the overall standings of…

'Now it's a vulgar beach event'

Bruno Trouble, America's Cup sailor, has delivered perhaps the most scathing criticism of changes which have seen Luna Rossa…

Yachties rescued after mid-race capsize

Two yachties were rescued by fellow seafarers yesterday, after their 30 foot catamaran capsized during a race.

Team NZ cops criticism over Luna Rossa

Four of the six teams who voted in favour of reducing the boat size for the 2017 America's Cup have issued a statement criticising…

Italians' exit huge blow for Team NZ
Italians' exit huge blow for Team NZ

Departure puts defenders in good position to push through more rule changes.

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