I realise this has been posted, but since we have individual threads for teams, I thought a unified thread for challenger issues may be useful!
anyway, here's RG at Sail-World
No Oracle China
Not sure if the vid will work outside of NZ, if not then im sure someone can get it onto youtube!
let the speculating (or lack of) begin!
The new Americas Cup AC-72 catamaran - as its dimensions...
CAMPER sails on NZ tour
FROM THE ETNZ WEBSITE
Monday, 25 April 2011
CAMPER, the Emirates Team New Zealand yacht for the Volvo Ocean Race, sailed from Auckland today for sea trials off the east coast of New Zealand. The yacht left at noon in rain and 20knot north-easterly winds...
Sorry for posting YET ANOTHER TNZ thread, but this just appeared. looks like Emirates have backed away from title sponsorship for either just the X40 programme, or pulled out of title sponsorship alltogether. It would appear that they are still the main sponsor however... their logo is minus the...
"Those in the country of a previous America's Cup holder, New Zealand, will also be too well aware of the dangers of the brinkmanship being played out by the Board of Supervisors.
When your bluff gets called, in...
Well ok so its not in one whole piece, but we do get to see the frames! if this was AC33 we would be having a field day!
the video is here
apologies if you cannot view it outside of NZ? if not we can always email TVNZ and they will probably upload it onto youtube
Dalts has a chat with RG of sail world. interesting comments regarding the boats, definite preference for monos (as the AC should be).
flame on with your thoughts people?
So we're having an e-mail conversation with Grant Dalton about their TP 52 and he mentions that SA is great and comments that we've gone a bit mainstream of late and hopes we're not going soft. I give him the "we're broadening our horizons" bullshit spiel and ask him if he...