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Who are we? Yachting New Zealand is New Zealands national body for competitive and recreational sailing. What do we do? Yachting New Zealand represents the needs and interests of member yacht clubs & class associations. Our Vision: To inspire greatness and national pride, while embracing adventure, enterprise and a passion for the sea Our Purpose: Our purpose is to grow yachtings accessibility, its enjoyment and its triumphs, based on New Zealands nautical legacy of great achievement, innovation and adventure. 




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Monday, 26 November 2012
9:03AM
Gold Medallists scoop 2012 Orbit Corporate Travel Sailor of the Year Orbit Corporate Travel Sailor of the Year for 2012 has been awarded to Olympic golden girls Jo Aleh and Olivia Powrie, while their coach, Nathan Handley has been named 2012 Singapore Airlines Coach/Official of the Year. 1084 views

Friday, 9 November 2012
4:25PM
New naming rights sponsor for NZ's only ISAF Grade One regatta Yachting New Zealand is proud to announce that New Zealand’s premier Olympic and Paralympic Class regatta has a new name: Oceanbridge Sail Auckland. 384 views

Friday, 21 September 2012
4:49PM
Burling to helm AC45 in San Francisco Peter Burling's Olympic silver medal has opened the door to an exciting opportunity to helm Team Korea's AC45 for the coming round of the America's Cup World Series set to start in San Francisco on October 2nd. 517 views

Wednesday, 8 August 2012
2:12PM
470 sailors on track to follow 49er success It was another day of achievement on the water for the NZ Olympic sailors, with JP Tobin finishing his first Olympics, the 470 Men qualifying for Thursday's final medal race, and the 470 Women picking up two race victories. 231 views

Tuesday, 7 August 2012
2:23PM
Murdoch finishes fifth as 49ers look to medal As Andrew Murdoch rounded off his 2012 Olympic Sailing campaign with a fifth place final standing, Peter Burling and Blair Tuke have made certain that they will be awarded a medal later this week. 204 views

Thursday, 2 August 2012
9:07AM
Six Olympic crews in top ten Highlights from this fifth day of Olympic Sailing for the kiwi team include an impressive race win for Andrew Murdoch in the Men’s one person Laser fleet, and a win for the Womens Match Racing crew vs team GBR in front of the home crowd of spectators on the Nothe hill above. 351 views

Monday, 30 July 2012
9:13AM
Olympic Sailing Underway 349 views

Monday, 2 July 2012
2:28PM
2012 Paralympic Sailing Team announced With less than two months until the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Paralympic Games, Paralympics New Zealand and Yachting New Zealand are delighted to announce the selection of three sailors to the NZ Paralympic Sailing Team. 184 views

Wednesday, 6 June 2012
1:41PM
470 Men seize day two at Sail for Gold Paul Snow Hansen and Jason Saunders have come away from day two of the ISAF Sailing World Cup regatta Skandia Sail for Gold with two race wins in the men's 470, jumping them up the overall leader board to second. 145 views

Tuesday, 29 May 2012
6:04PM
Three more sailors named to Olympic team Yachting New Zealand is pleased to announce that three more sailors have been confirmed to the London 2012 New Zealand Olympic Team. 161 views

Sunday, 20 May 2012
5:38PM
Aleh and Powire finish fourth at 470 Worlds Jo Aleh and Olivia (Polly) Powrie have finished fourth at the 470 World Championships which ended overnight in Barcelona, Spain. 150 views

3:58AM
Calm Finn finish and 470's hold third A lack of wind on the final day of the Finn Gold Cup left  the NZL Sailing Team’s Dan Slater ranked 16th at the end of the 2012 Finn World Championship in England. 169 views

Friday, 18 May 2012
3:20PM
Successful penultimate day for NZL Finn and 470 On the second to last day of full racing at their 2012 World Championships, the NZL Sailing Team's Jo Aleh and Polly Powrie confirmed their rank going into tomorrow's final two gold fleet races, and Dan Slater took three steps up the Finn Gold Cup leaderboard. 164 views

Thursday, 17 May 2012
3:00PM
NZL Women's 470 advance to second Jo Aleh and Olivia (Polly) Powrie have moved up to second place overall after two more good races at the 2012 470 World Championships in Barcelona. 162 views

Wednesday, 16 May 2012
2:34PM
Two NZL crews in 470 top ten The NZL Sailing Team's last wave of World Championship campaigns for 2012 are underway in Europe for the Finn, 470 and Laser Radial sailors. 159 views

Friday, 11 May 2012
8:50AM
Maloney Bronze at Laser World Champs The NZL Sailing Team produced results to remember overnight, lead by Andy Maloney's bronze medal finish at the 2012 Laser World Championships in Germany. 205 views

Wednesday, 9 May 2012
8:43AM
Maloney shines at World Championships The NZL Sailing Team are in Europe with three world championship regattas underway, and three more about to begin. 152 views

Tuesday, 8 May 2012
8:46AM
YNZ statement on 2016 Olympic events At the conclusion of their mid-year meetings, the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has announced that kiteboarding will replace windsurfing at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and that the New Zealand designed MacKay FX (now 49er FX) will be the new Olympic womens’ skiff discipline. 155 views

Friday, 4 May 2012
5:31PM
Olympic sailors face world championships Six Olympic class sailing world championship regattas will be sailed in Europe over the next two weeks, each featuring New Zealand’s hottest yachting talent. 149 views

Tuesday, 24 April 2012
5:23PM
NZL Lasers lead Hyeres fleet After the second day of racing at the 2012 Semaine Olympique Francaise Regatta, the NZL Sailing Team’s top Laser Sailors are showing their class at the front of the fleet. 227 views

Thursday, 12 April 2012
8:52AM
2012 NZL Yachting Trust Youth Team named Yachting New Zealand is pleased to announce the NZL Yachting Trust Youth Team for 2012. 206 views

Sunday, 8 April 2012
1:19PM
Fifth place finish for NZL's Star and Finn Both of the NZL Sailing Team’s medal race starters have completed their regattas to finish fifth overall at the 43rd Trofeo S.A.R Princess Sofia Mapfre Regatta. 199 views

Thursday, 5 April 2012
8:44AM
Gold Fleets for all Kiwis at Palma World Cup event At the half way mark of the ISAF World Cup Regatta for Olympic classes in Spain, the qualifying rounds have been completed and the NZL Sailing Team will be in the gold fleets of all fleet racing divisions. 120 views

Monday, 19 March 2012
5:47PM
Three NZ World Champions after 2012 Laser Masters 2012 is the most successful year on record for New Zealanders at the World Laser Masters Championships. 244 views

Wednesday, 8 February 2012
1:19PM
Sail Auckland 2012 becalmed on final day The final day of Sail Auckland 2012 was plagued by light winds and extremely shifty conditions. 155 views

Tuesday, 7 February 2012
8:43AM
Sail Auckland 2012's penultimate race day Just one day remains for Sail Auckland 2012, New Zealand’s premier Olympic and Paralympic class regatta. 172 views

Monday, 6 February 2012
1:50PM
NZL Sailing Team lead at Sail Auckland Sail Auckland 2012 is now half way completed and the results are starting to take shape for competitive finishes. 264 views

Saturday, 4 February 2012
9:49PM
Sail Auckland 2012 begins with ideal conditions After much anticipation, Sail Auckland 2012 has begun in near perfect conditions for 237 sailors in the Olympic, Paralympic and other invited classes. 274 views

Thursday, 2 February 2012
8:32AM
More than 200 sailors to be at Sail Auckland 2012 For the first time in its sixteen year history, Sail Auckland will be hosted at the Royal Akarana Yacht Club. 126 views

Wednesday, 1 February 2012
8:45AM
Italian 470 breaks away from Turner and Drummond Four days of racing have now been completed at the 470 Junior World Championships at Takapuna Boating Club on Auckland's North Shore, and two more days of full racing remain before Friday's medal races for the top ten boats in each fleet. 277 views



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