As many as 3500 people are expected to have a go at sailing with Yachting New Zealand during the Volvo Ocean Race stopover.
Volvo Ocean Race
Turn the Tide on Plastic skipper Dee Caffari will be the guest speaker at a special fundraising breakfast hosted by Lady Pippa Blake and the Sir Peter Blake Trust on March 1.
Bianca Cook has some idea what it’s like to be sprayed by a fire hose, for hours on end.
Win a money-can’t-buy experience to race with team AkzoNobel on their VO65 race boat in Auckland.
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.
Meet the nine Kiwis who will be tackle the latest edition of the Volvo Ocean Race.
Bianca Cook will be the first Kiwi woman to sail in the Volvo Ocean Race since 2001/02 and first New Zealand woman ever on a mixed boat.
Addiction comes in numerous different forms, from alcohol and tobacco to food and even shopping, but for Brad Jackson it’s hurtling around the globe as fast as possible on a yacht.
Team AkzoNobel’s New Zealand sailors are launching a bid to win the Volvo Ocean Race, following their boat’s christening ceremony in The Hague last night (NZT).
Brad Jackson is an unashamed addict of the round the world yacht race and his obsession has seen him sign up for a seventh campaign.