Volunteers are needed for the 2019 Barfoot & Thompson New Zealand Laser National Championships to be sailed at the Manly Sailing Club from January 12-15.
Sir Peter Blake had a vision that every child in New Zealand gets a chance to try sailing and more than 3500 will get that opportunity this summer through the Volvo Sailing... Have a Go! programme.
New Zealand won the Interdominion Schools Team Sailing Championships over Australia at Algies Bay recently, with steady sailing from the Kiwi girls proving the difference in the 62.5 - 54.5 points victory.
The Mayor of Dunedin, Dave Cull, was among dignitaries who gathered on Sunday to celebrate the official launching of the Broad Bay Boating Club rebuild.
Spaces are filling fast for the Need for Speed, an Optimist clinic to be held in the Marlborough Sounds from December 18-21.
Sailing is well represented at the Harbour Sport Excellence Awards, after a stellar year which has seen multiple world titles won.
The Youth Olympic Games ended in frustration and disappointment for the New Zealand sailors competing in Argentina, with illness and penalties hampering their chances of success.
Top Kiwi sailors Peter Burling and Blair Tuke say they are "humbled" to be made Members of the New Zealand Order of Merit and hope to inspire young Kiwis to dream big, writes the New Zealand Herald.
Josh Junior rounded out a good year by winning his second national match racing title.
Veerle ten Have feels like she has been climbing a ladder this year and wants to step up a couple more rungs next week with success at the Youth Olympic Games in Argentina.