The Mastercard Superyacht Regatta 2021 in Auckland set to be one of the major on-water events in the world next year with an impressive fleet expected for entries as the global superyacht fleet start to make their way to New Zealand.
The regatta is scheduled to take place between February 23-27, 2021. Read More
America’s Cup news: AC9F a radical carbon foiling monohull undergoes successful sea and foiling trials in Auckland
2021 Youth America’s Cup event will be contested on a brand-new class of one-design, foiling mono-hull, the AC9F. The first model christened Kõtare, translated as ‘kingfisher’ in Maori, was completed in March but the testing was delayed for months because of Covid-19 protocols. Now that the life in New Zealand returned to normal, the initial sea trials currently underway in Auckland.
America’s Cup Breaking News – US team American Magic will be the first Challenger to arrive in NZ in June 2020
New York Yacht Club announced on 4 May that they packed the boat on a ship and expect it to arrive in Auckland next month hoping their sailors will be able to follow… if New Zealand eases the entry restrictions by that time.
28th April, 2020 – New Zealand is at Level 3 National lockdown for a minimum of two weeks.