NZL Sailing Team News

14 Jul 2018
Gemma Jones and Jason Saunders will head to the upcoming world sailing championships full of confidence after finishing second at the Nacra 17 European championships in Poland overnight (NZ time). Read more
25 Jun 2018
New Zealand collected two gold medals at Kiel Week, with Josh Junior winning the Finn and Alex Maloney and Molly Meech taking out the 49erFX. Read more
23 Jun 2018
Consistency has been hard to achieve for most in the challenging conditions at Kiel Week but a handful of New Zealand crews are in the hunt for medals, including Andy Maloney who leads the Finn. Read more
22 Jun 2018
Liv Mackay and Micah Wilkinson love a bit of breeze and they revelled in the challenging conditions on the second day of the Kiel Week regatta. Read more
21 Jun 2018
The New Zealand contingent made a strong start to Kiel Week, with five boats inside the top four after the first day or racing. Read more
21 Jun 2018
The awards keep coming for the members of Emirates Team New Zealand with Josh Junior collecting the sportsman of the year and supreme award at last night's Sport Wellington awards night. Read more
18 Jun 2018
Kiel Week is the biggest sailing regatta in the world and for most of the New Zealand contingent in Germany it represents their final shakedown before their biggest event of the year.  Read more
11 Jun 2018
New Zealand might have had only two sailors competing at the World Cup Series final in Marseille but both collected medals with Josh Junior taking silver and Andy Maloney bronze in the Finn. Read more
10 Jun 2018
Josh Junior won his first races of the European season overnight (NZ time) which put him in a strong position to win his first regatta of the season. Read more
9 Jun 2018
The leaderboard in the Finn class at the World Cup Series final in Marseille is starting to take shape and New Zealand's Andy Maloney and Josh Junior are right in the hunt for the medals. Read more
7 Jun 2018
Josh Junior and Andy Maloney continued their good run at the World Cup Series final in Marseille overnight (NZ time) with the pair sitting inside the top four after two days of racing. Read more
6 Jun 2018
Josh Junior and Andy Maloney are in the mix after the first day of the World Cup Series final in Marseille overnight (NZ time). Read more
1 Jun 2018
by Michael Brown
Peter Burling and his Team Brunel teammates are kicking themselves for their slow start to the Volvo Ocean Race. Read more
30 May 2018
Yachting New Zealand are excited about changes to the sailing programme at the 2024 Paris Olympics but will hold off making any major campaign or strategy decisions until the format and equipment is finalised at November's World Sailing AGM. Read more
27 May 2018
Gemma Jones and Jason Saunders came agonisingly close to picking up their first title of the season at the Medemblik Regatta overnight (NZ time) but eventually had to settle for second by just one point. Read more
25 May 2018
Gemma Jones and Jason Saunders want to stand on the top step of the podium at the end of the Medemblik Regatta and are well placed to achieve that with two days remaining. Read more
24 May 2018
Gemma Jones and Jason Saunders are encouraged about improvements they have made in training recently which has helped them into second in the Nacra 17 after two days at the Medemblik Regatta in the Netherlands. Read more
15 May 2018
This column from Drug Free Sport New Zealand is a helpful guide for any sailors, coaches or support personnel. Read more
13 May 2018
Sam Meech collected silver at the Laser European championships in La Rochelle to continue what has been an outstanding season. Read more
12 May 2018
Sam Meech will be looking to continue his impressive form of 2018 as he chases his first Laser European title in La Rochelle tonight (NZ time). Read more