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Team NZ face tough battle off the water
Team NZ face tough battle off the water

Team New Zealand insist their fight to have Auckland reinstated as host of the America's Cup qualifiers is motivated by…

Team NZ challenge Auckland decision

Team New Zealand are challenging a decision by the America’s Cup Events Authority to ditch Auckland as host of the qualifying…

Ainslie hits out at Team New Zealand

Ben Ainslie has hit out at Team New Zealand for resisting proposed changes to reduce the size of boats for the next America’s…

America's Cup: Smaller boats will entice new teams - Coutts

New measures aimed at reducing the size of America's Cup boats will entice more challengers for the historic trophy, according…

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April Fools: ZM Prank Radio Hosts video April Fools: ZM Prank Radio Hosts

ZM's Fletch, Vaughan and Megan trick their workmates…

April Fool's bluff ends in $50k BMW video April Fool's bluff ends in $50k BMW

A double-bluff on April Fool's Day was no match for…

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Chinese boat forced to quit (+photos)
Chinese boat forced to quit (+photos)

The Chinese boat sharing the overall lead in the Volvo Ocean race was forced to quit the fifth leg from NZ to Brazil when…

Paul Lewis: U-turn sinks Team NZ
Paul Lewis: U-turn sinks Team NZ

Paul Lewis writes: Oracle's motive is not clear. Reducing costs, yes - everyone agrees with that. But why now?

Joyce warning: No Auckland, no funding
Joyce warning: No Auckland, no funding

Team New Zealand's future in the America's Cup is in serious doubt after the Government confirmed the loss of the qualifying…

America's Cup: Smaller boats planned to cut costs
America's Cup: Smaller boats planned to cut costs

The organisers of the 2017 America's Cup are planning to dramatically reduce team operational costs by racing in smaller…

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America's Cup: Cost-cutting to bring smaller boats
America's Cup: Cost-cutting to bring smaller boats

The organisers of the 2017 America's Cup are planning to dramatically reduce team operational costs…

Diversion likely for doctor

A top Auckland doctor charged over a serious boating incident in which a man was left bleeding in the water may escape without…

Sailing: Volvo Ocean Race kicks off

The six boats competing in the Volvo Ocean Race have set sail from Auckland cheered on by fans three days later than planned…

Yachting: Delays boon for tired ocean racers

The on-going weather delays in the Volvo Ocean Race have given Team SCA skipper Sam Davies and her crew a much-needed reprieve…

Sailing: Volvo race's Southern Ocean leg delayed again
Sailing: Volvo race's Southern Ocean leg delayed again

Cyclone Pam has forced Volvo Ocean Race organisers to make their third postponement to the start of…

Sailing: Female crew win Volvo Ocean race

An all-female crew took the spoils in yesterday's in-port Volvo Ocean race, with Team SCA pipping Team Brunel of the Netherlands…

Sailing: Perilous seas to push limits

When the Volvo Ocean Race fleet sets sail from Auckland early next week the crews will set their course for the toughest…

Cyclone Pam: Volvo Race postponed

Even if the system misses New Zealand, big swells and rough seas could still cause real problems for the fleet.

Memories of a teenage coastwatcher

In 1942, when young radio operator Johnny Jones was sent to Auckland Islands as a radio operator, he recalls a country on…

Coastwatcher's son steps in to restore Ranui base
Coastwatcher's son steps in to restore Ranui base

On March 26, the last of the southern coastwatchers, John Stuart Jones, was to have voyaged to the Auckland…

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