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Meech rediscovers his winning touch at Enoshima World Cup

Saturday, 31 August 2019, 11:24 am | Yachting New Nealand

Sam Meech decided he'd had enough of being beaten up so returned to the sort of form on day four of the World Cup Series regatta in Enoshima that has made him one of the world's best Laser sailors. More >>

Burling and Tuke take early lead at Olympic test event

Sunday, 18 August 2019, 10:45 am | Yachting New Nealand

Peter Burling and Blair Tuke had never raced at the Olympic venue before today but they looked right at home as they took an early lead at the Olympic test event in Enoshima today. More >>

Meech leads halfway through Laser world championships

Sunday, 7 July 2019, 11:37 am | Yachting New Nealand

Sam Meech showed his class on day three of the Laser world championships in Sakaiminato, rocketing to the top of the standings on the back of two wins yesterday. More >>

NZ sailors well placed at Laser world championships

Saturday, 6 July 2019, 11:39 am | Yachting New Nealand

The competitors at the Laser world championships in Sakaiminato were treated to "fantastic" conditions on day two and New Zealand's top sailors took advantage to put themselves right in the mix. More >>

Meech adds another silver medal at Laser Europeans

Sunday, 26 May 2019, 3:59 pm | Yachting New Nealand

There's a good reason why Sam Meech is seen as one of the world's most consistent Laser sailors and today he added another silver medal, this time at the Laser European championships in Porto. The 28-year-old went into the day in sixth place and not ... More >>

Maloney claims silver at Finn European championships

Sunday, 19 May 2019, 10:49 am | Yachting New Nealand

Andy Maloney had a chance of collecting silver on the final day of the Finn European championships in Athens if everything went his way and the medal race couldn't have worked out any better for the New Zealand sailor. More >>

NZ pair move into top 10 at 470 European championships

Sunday, 12 May 2019, 12:23 pm | Yachting New Nealand

The crews at the 470 European championships have spent plenty of time waiting around over the last couple of days but they managed to get one race in today which saw Paul Snow-Hansen and Dan Willcox move into the top 10. More >>

Two medals won in 49er at Genoa World Cup

Sunday, 21 April 2019, 11:48 am | Yachting New Nealand

New Zealand sailors collected two medals last night (NZ time) and have a chance of winning another tonight as the Hempel World Cup Series regatta in Genoa comes to a close. More >>

Three medals won by New Zealand sailors in Palma

Sunday, 7 April 2019, 12:32 pm | Yachting New Nealand

New Zealand sailors claimed three medals at the Princess Sofia Regatta in Palma today, including gold and bronze in the Finn class, to finish as the second-most successful nation at the event. More >>

Nacra pair find form at Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta

Sunday, 3 February 2019, 12:14 pm | Yachting New Nealand

Last year was a bit of a write-off for Liv Mackay and Micah Wilkinson because of injury so they hope their form so far at the Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta is a sign of better things to come. More >>

Burling and Tuke in familiar position

Friday, 1 February 2019, 8:13 pm | Yachting New Nealand

At times, it was like they had never been away but Peter Burling and Blair Tuke didn’t have it all their own way on the first day of the Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta in Auckland today. More >>

Meech wins New Zealand's third medal at Enoshima World Cup

Monday, 17 September 2018, 10:05 am | Yachting New Nealand

Sam Meech admits he sailed pretty poorly this week which makes the fact he still walked away with a bronze medal at the World Cup regatta in Enoshima today all the more impressive. More >>

Armit collects more silverware at Laser Radial youth worlds

Sunday, 26 August 2018, 12:06 pm | Yachting New Nealand

Armit collects more silverware at Laser Radial youth worlds The achievements keep coming for Josh Armit and overnight (NZ time) he finished second at the Laser Radial youth world championships in Germany. More >>

New Zealand pair win 420 world title

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 1:33 pm | Yachting New Nealand

Seb Menzies and Blake McGlashan find it hard to comprehend what they have achieved after winning the 420 world championships in Newport this morning. Not only did they win their first world title little more than a year after jumping in the boat together ... More >>

Focus on Olympics to ramp up after six classes qualified

Monday, 13 August 2018, 11:08 am | Yachting New Nealand

New Zealand might not have won a medal at the sailing world championships in Aarhus but the bigger picture is at play and, importantly, six classes were qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. More >>

Meech ends world champs on a high

Saturday, 11 August 2018, 11:53 am | Yachting New Nealand

Finishing fourth is never a nice feeling and it was particularly tough for Sam Meech after he started so well at the sailing world championships. More >>

NZ 49er crews in the mix at world champs

Monday, 6 August 2018, 10:28 am | Yachting New Nealand

Logan Dunning Beck had an uneasy feeling when he heard the foreboding music playing nearby that it was a sign they were about to have a bad day at the sailing world championships in Aarhus. He needn’t have worried. More >>

'Lucky' Meech sits on top at world champs

Sunday, 5 August 2018, 1:38 pm | Yachting New Nealand

Sam Meech thinks he got a bit lucky but few of his rivals believe that after he took a firmer grasp on the lead in the Laser fleet at the sailing world championships in Aarhus overnight (NZ time). More >>

NZ claim record medal haul at youth worlds

Saturday, 21 July 2018, 10:41 am | Yachting New Nealand

New Zealand claimed a record-equalling fourth medal on the final day of the youth sailing world championships at Corpus Christi, including bronze to Greta Stewart and Tom Fyfe in the Nacra 15. More >>

Three medals guaranteed at youth worlds

Friday, 20 July 2018, 1:28 pm | Yachting New Nealand

New Zealand's sailors have guaranteed themselves at least three medals with a day to spare at the youth sailing world championships in Corpus Christi, including gold to Josh Armit in the Laser Radial. More >>

 

 

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