America’s Cup cheat sheet - two years on
Lost touch with the goings-on of the 36th America’s Cup? Our cheat sheet brings you up to speed with your yachting mates at the water cooler.
Juggling paddlers and a baby no mean feat for Polly
Olympic gold medallist Polly Powrie is using what she learned as a professional sailor to help our top paddlers - while juggling life as a new mum.
How Peter Blake helped Maiden skipper out of the doldrums
Thirty years after Tracy Edwards skippered Maiden and the first all-women’s round-the-world crew into Auckland, they’re back on a new mission: to give all girls an education.
The sailing scientist conquering the waves
Environmental scientist Sally Garrett has won the NZ women’s keelboat championships with a band of old friends - and a badly injured arm.
Windsurfing’s next ‘rock star’ sailing into view
It’s been over a decade since a Kiwi woman windsurfed at the Olympic Games.
Laying the bases for Auckland’s Cup
Work has started in earnest on Auckland’s waterfront to cater for the seven race teams contesting the 36th America’s Cup.
Sir Hekenukumai Busby honoured at Waitangi
He restored the art of celestial navigation - now Sir Hekenukumai Busby is in the constellation of NZ greats.
The Olympian creating a new sailing dynasty
Three generations of the famous Ferris sailing family will race together in an all-female crew at Bay of Islands Sailing Week.