Sir Russell Coutts heads an all-star coaching lineup at the Windshift camp in Wanaka in early January, when a number of youngsters will explore the many sailing pathways open to them in the modern sailing world.
In our regular feature on the regions, regional support officer Wayne Holdt provides a roundup of what's been going on in the central region.
It can be devastating for an athlete if their chance of achieving a goal is undone by making the wrong choice about a supplement.
The Volvo Yachting Excellence Awards are on later this month and some of the winners have already been announced. We'll be profiling them over the next few weeks.
Seb Menzies conquered the wild and windy Labour Weekend weather conditions to take out the North Island P-class championships being sailed off Maraetai Beach.
Mahurangi College are hosting a year 7-10 regatta at Sandspit Yacht Club, which is a fun regatta and a good first travelling event for new sailors to the sport.
As many as 26 of the more experienced young sailors from Wellington, New Plymouth and Picton attended a new spring Optimist coaching clinic held at the Worser Bay Boating Club over Labour weekend.
Two training regattas were held recently as the team sailing season kicks into gear.
Sailing coaches and support personnel can access Drug Free Sport New Zealand’s (DFSNZ) award-winning anti-doping E-Learning programmes.
It was a day of calculators, capsizes and cliff-hanger finishes at the Yachting New Zealand youth trials and the winners of two fleets had to be decided on countback.