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Seasons Greetings to Sail-World NZ readers

by Sail-World on 31 Dec 2013
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to All Sail-World.com/NZ ©

Wishing all our readers a Merry Christmas and a great New Year.

2013 has been very good to New Zealand sailing with three Olympic class World Champions, an ISAF sailor of the Year Award, a very close run at the America's Cup, and winning first and second place at the inaugural Red Bull Youth America's Cup

Currently no other country in the world can point to this level of sailing achievement.

Well done New Zealand!










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