Meet Team NZ’s ‘golden girl’
Suzanne McFadden speaks to 23-year-old Elise Beavis, one of just two designers working full-time on conceiving the Team NZ yacht.
Plenty of fish hooks in Cup base options
Auckland had better hope that there isn’t a huge groundswell of interest from challengers for the 2021 America’s Cup. Because under plans unveiled yesterday, frankly there’s not a lot of space on the city’s waterfront to house more than seven of them.
The Aussie driving Team New Zealand
The man they call “Mr Multihull”, with 15 world championships to his name, could easily have walked away from a New Zealand team left in disarray and doubt after losing the most dramatic of Cup showdowns, 9-8, to America’s Oracle.
Crunch time for America’s Cup venue call
Auckland needs to reach a critical decision in the next six weeks if it is going to host the America’s Cup.
Team NZ and Luna Rossa’s friendly rivalry
Team NZ and Luna Rossa are described as an America’s Cup ‘duopoly’ - but they say there’s a fair division between them.
New rules help Aleh chase Ocean Race dream
Jo Aleh had to seriously ask herself why she was sailing around the southern coast of England, so far removed from the comfort zone of her dinghy.
America’s Cup in for a facelift
Past holders highlighted themselves, leaving no space for Team NZ’s victory to be engraved on the America’s Cup.
The irresistible call of the liquid Himalayas
Every three years, for a quarter of a century, Stu Bannatyne has been lured to compete in the Volvo Ocean Race.