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.
The Kiwi sailors making Sydney-Hobart history
For the first time a professional all-women’s crew will line up in the gruelling Sydney to Hobart race, with two respected Kiwi sailors on board.
Jo Aleh returns to the sea
Double Olympic sailing medallist Jo Aleh tried to transition to “normal life”, with a job in the corporate world, but the call of the sea was too loud.
Family legacy drives solo sailing first
At 55, Tamsin Worsley became the first woman sailing solo to complete the iconic Coastal Classic. But not without a raft of challenges.
Larry Ellison’s America’s Cup rival
A Warkworth-based company owned by multi-billionaire IT mogul Larry Ellison and part-funded by Callaghan Innovation is at the centre of a bid to take the wind out of the sails of the next America’s Cup competition in Auckland.
An all-female voyage is reborn
Maiden, the boat that took the first all-women’s crew around the globe, is doing it again.
Affluence to effluent: the Joe Spooner story
It may sound like Joe Spooner has fallen on hard times. On the contrary, the Kiwi sailor is flushed with success.
The syncing of skiff sailing duo
Alex Maloney and Molly Meech have been sailing together for the past six years, but they still need to stay in sync on the water.