Some of the world's best sailors are in Auckland this week for the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 world championships. Michael Brown explains what the event is all about, how you can watch and who

What is it?

Where is it?

When is it and what is the format?

What if you have a shocker in one race?

How can I watch?

Are there many Kiwis in action?

Are there other big names?

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How important is it?