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Show news Round-the-world solo sailor steers clear of fears
A change in plans means solo sailor Elana Connor is helping Kiwi kids in foster care to go sailing.
Posted today at 6:25 am
Entries open in French Bay Regatta
French Bay in Titirangi is is a hidden gem that those that know and love the bay already appreciate.
Posted on 25 Jan
John Spencer's design contribution celebrated
One of NZ's great designers and boat builders, John Spencer was the focus of the annual exhibition
Posted on 8 Nov 2020
Exhibition to celebrate John Spencer's designs
The exhibition will be held this weekend at Karanga Plaza, Wynyard Quarter, Auckland.
Posted on 5 Nov 2020
New Zealand's top marinas and boatyards celebrated
The NZMOA recognised Best Boatyard, Best Environmental and Individual Contribution
Posted on 2 Nov 2020
Video: Luca Devoti talks yachting with Juan K
Juan K is one of the most successful racing yacht designers in the world, he chats with Luca Devoti.
Posted on 2 Oct 2020
Luca Devoti talks yachting with Lars Grael
Lars Grael, Brazilian sailing star, talks about his personal life and Project Grael
Posted on 18 Sep 2020
Tribute to Larry Pardey - Memories from Lin Pardey
Lin Pardey's memories of her husband Larry, one of the world's great cruising sailors and characters
Posted on 10 Sep 2020
Navy vets join experts to build production boats
Veterans join forces with Downunder boat builders and designer for new era in watercraft production
Posted on 2 Sep 2020
VIDEO: from container to fish filleting station
Royal Wolf delivers fish filleting station made from a shipping container to Auckland marae
Posted on 7 Jul 2020
Explore the Gulf on Lion NZ and Steinlager 2
The NZ Sailing Trust are offering spots onboard to the general public
Posted on 1 Jul 2020
Top designer, builder and sailor Jim Young dies
Noted designer and boat builder Jim Young passed away Thursday morning aged 94 years.
Posted on 18 Jun 2020
Yachting Developments flight tests Youth AC foiler
The nine-metre foiling keelboat will be sailed by mixed youth teams at AC36
Posted on 12 Jun 2020
Leech F8 Foiler launched in Christchurch
Designed by Dan Leech, the F8 is focused on getting young kids into foiling
Posted on 26 May 2020
Yachting Developments delivers 34.3m sportfisher
Hull 1017 has made its maiden voyage of 8,000nm to Doha.
Posted on 13 May 2020
Video: David Witt on 100fter mods and beating WOXI
The second instalment of the popular video series "Ask the Crew"
Posted on 11 May 2020
How you can help the NZ Sailing Trust
The NZ Sailing Trust is reaching out for help from the NZ sailing community
Posted on 11 May 2020
Video: David Witt on foils, IMOCAs, monos/multis
The skipper of Sun Hung Kai Scallywag answers questions from the fans.
Posted on 3 May 2020
Building beasts: AC75s and IMOCA 60s
Jason Carrington on building high performing yachts including AC75's and IMOCA60's.
Posted on 22 Apr 2020
Cabin fever therapy: Nick Moloney's Vendee Globe
Seeing life aboard an IMOCA 60 might give some perspective to those suffering cabin fever at home.
Posted on 20 Apr 2020
FLY - the foiler for the foiling generation
Dan Leech has designed a foiler for kids who want to fly.
Posted on 30 Mar 2020
Sleeping skipper fined after striking wharf
Wellington based sailing vessel runs into Port Howard Wharf while skipper sleeps
Posted on 30 Mar 2020
Planet Sail's Matt Sheahan presents video series
First video episode in a new series by top sailing journalist Matt Sheahan
Posted on 27 Mar 2020
NZ Classic Yacht Assoc cancels remaining events
The remaining summer sailing season events are cancelled.
Posted on 23 Mar 2020
IOC considers postponement for Tokyo Olympics
Potential postponement for the Olympics in the face of the COVID-19 global health crisis.
Posted on 23 Mar 2020
Missing French sailing instructor - family appeal
The family of missing sailing coach Eloi Rowland have made an appeal for news of their son
Posted on 21 Mar 2020
Des Townson, A Sailing Legacy - The Starling
Book extract from 'Des Townson, A Sailing Legacy' - the chapter on the Starling class
Posted on 19 Mar 2020
Missing French sailing instructor - Update
Enquiries on Eloi's mobile phone indicate he was in the area of Piha Road at 9:18am on Saturday
Posted on 18 Mar 2020
French sailing instructor missing in Auckland
Police are asking for public assistance to locate French sailing instructor Eloi Jean Rolland
Posted on 15 Mar 2020
Last word: Reflections on a champion career
Dutch Olympic RS:X legend Dorian van Rijsselberghe looks back at an amazing career in boardsailing
Posted on 7 Mar 2020


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    Sam Goodchild, Leyton skipper
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    Celebrating 33 years of sailing
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    Single-handed sailor Elana Connor sails her 10.4m yacht Windfola down the North Island's east coast, past Motukokako Island off Cape Brett.
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    Jake Kuck
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    Accon Marine Cleat/Rod Holder
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    boot is not only at home in Düsseldorf but also in Kiel. The trade fair has extended its partnership withKiel Week for five years.
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    Head of OrganizationKiel Week Regattas Dirk Ramhorst (center) and Kiel's mayor Dr. Ulf Kämpfer present the currentKiel Week poster every year at boot.
    SYC Cartoon Competition
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    Solway Yacht Club Virtual Prizegiving
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    The Evojet
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    SYC Cartoon Competition
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    Crewsaver inflatable boat
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    The Crewaver Inflatable Boat can be stowed in a carry valise
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    Crewsaver has entered the leisure craft market with a range of new quick-to-inflate, easy-stow boats.
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    Inmarsat's Fleet Xpress service is providing more superyachts with reliable, global connectivity
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    Port Lincoln Tuna Classic
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    Port Lincoln Tuna Classic
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    Don captained Loose Wire 1,500 nautical miles through the Great Lakes in the US
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    The Mackinac Bridge in Michigan was a welcome sight on the last leg home for Loose Wire and the crew
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    LEFT: Ships raft up in the Welland Canal lock system. CENTRE: Don says the Guillotine lock is just like it sounds, going under the door you sure wonder if the shackles have been checked! RIGHT: Crewmate Rich checking the fenders in a snug lock.
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    Lake St. Clair sunrise
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    French Bay is located on Auckland's Manukau Harbour
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    French Bay Regatta
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