NZL Sailing Team News

22 Jan 2018
Drug Free Sport New Zealand’s investigation into athletes purchasing prohibited substances online will continue well into 2018 and is a stark warning to the whole sporting community not to become complacent about doping in sport. Read more
14 Jan 2018
by Michael Brown
Tom Saunders finally feels like he belongs. Read more
10 Jan 2018
Entries close soon for the Oceanibridge NZL Sailing Regatta, this country's premier Olympic and youth classes regatta and the New Zealand leg of the newly-created Tasman Series. Read more
8 Jan 2018
by Michael Brown
New Zealand's top two Nacra 17 crews have been joined by three international combinations in Auckland this summer in a remarkable show of allegiance.  Read more
19 Dec 2017
by Michael Brown
What strikes first is the speed – upwards of 27 knots – but then the noise hits. It's a constant, almost eerie, whistle as the wind passes through the boat. Read more
14 Dec 2017
It pays for Olympic class sailors to be handy mathematicians and Sam Meech found himself doing a few sums throughout the last day of Sail Sydney recently. Read more
13 Dec 2017
A number of Kiwis will be chasing medals tomorrow on the final day of Sail Sydney as they look to round off the year on a good note. Read more
12 Dec 2017
Alex Maloney and Molly Meech continued their dominance in the 49erFX at Sail Sydney, with seemingly their biggest worry keeping out of the way of ferries chugging up and down Sydney harbour. Read more
11 Dec 2017
Kiwi crews claimed bragging rights after the first day of Sail Sydney, with New Zealanders sitting on top of the leaderboard in all three classes they are competing in. Read more
10 Dec 2017
The aim of any Olympic programme is to have competition and depth and it’s exactly what is transpiring in the Laser class in this country. Read more
8 Dec 2017
The World Anti-Doping Agency's prohibited list for 2018 comes into effect on January 1 and there are a number of changes athletes need to be aware of. Read more
7 Dec 2017
The awards keep on coming for New Zealand sailors after Blair Tuke and Josh Junior picked up major gongs at their regional awards. Read more
29 Nov 2017
Entries are open for the Oceanibridge NZL Sailing Regatta, this country's premier Olympic and youth classes regatta and the New Zealand leg of the newly-created Tasman Series. Read more
27 Nov 2017
by David Beck of the Rotorua Daily Post
Peter Burling made history at the Bay of Plenty Sports Awards, writes David Beck of the Rotorua Daily Post. Read more
25 Nov 2017
by Michael Brown
Blair Tuke helped Mapfre to finish first into Cape Town on the second leg of the Volvo Ocean Race but lost something on the way. Read more
24 Nov 2017
It was a victory that captivated a nation, so it was little surprise when Emirates Team New Zealand were named Executive Travel Sailor of the Year at the annual Volvo Yachting Excellence Awards. Read more
20 Nov 2017
Andy Maloney took out the supreme award at the Harbour Sport Excellence Awards on Friday night but felt he was a small part of a big team who won yachting's biggest prize - the America's Cup. Read more
15 Nov 2017
Bubble soccer and bullrush were on the agenda when the NZL Sailing Team met for a team camp in Auckland last week but there was also a focus on what the team need to do to be ready for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Read more
14 Nov 2017
The Volvo Yachting Excellence Awards are on later this month and some of the winners have already been announced. Here is the final instalment on the winners so far. Read more
2 Nov 2017
It can be devastating for an athlete if their chance of achieving a goal is undone by making the wrong choice about a supplement. Read more