Auckland turned out in force for the departure of the Volvo Ocean Race fleet last weekend and the racing matched the spectacular gathering.
Volvo Ocean Race
Yachting New Zealand communications manager Michael Brown got hot under the collar when he went onboard Dongfeng Race Team for the Volvo Ocean Race pro-am race.
More than 3000 people tried sailing, many for the first time, with Yachting New Zealand's Volvo Sailing... Have a Go! programme during the Volvo Ocean Race stopover at the Auckland viaduct.
The have a go programme down at the Volvo Ocean Race village is proving a hit.
As many as 3500 people are expected to have a go at sailing with Yachting New Zealand during the Volvo Ocean Race stopover.
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.