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Sail-World NZ e-magazine: April 13 - America's Cup, The Ocean Race, World Sailing's wobbles

by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz 13 Apr 2020 03:54 PDT 13 April 2020
INEOS Team UK - February 2020 - Cagliari, Sardinia © Mark Lloyd / Lloyd Images

Read the latest newsletter from Sail-World New Zealand, with the top stories covering two America's Cup Challenges, some outstanding online offers for delivery post lockdown, more on The Ocean Race, World Sailing's financial wobbles, the latest Editorial looking at the NZ and World sailing scene and much more

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Major stories include:

* Ben Ainslie talks about the British America's Cup campaign, SailGP and the changing America's Cup options, and in the most popular story of the week - talks us through that splashdown

* A look at the new direction being taken by Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli along with a look back at their 20 years of Cup competition

* We mark the passing of an OK Dinghy champion, and one of the great contributors to the sport in Australian and New Zealand

* Part 3 of The Ocean Race - looking at electric engines, turning an IMOCA60 from a shorthander into fully crewed, some insights into the media setup

* A look at World Sailing financial issues - some hard choices need to be made. One director is very down on the world body's financial options and survival

* Dean Barker reveals his favourite America's Cup moment

* Another great deal - buy RS Feva's post lockdown for the 2021 Worlds at Manly Dec 29, 2020 - January 2, 2021

* Save thousands on an ex-Worlds Lasers from The Water Shed - order online for delivery post lockdown. Carbon spars also available

* Plenty of content, video including Whitbread Round the World Race video

* Doyle Sails news from around the lofts

* North Sails latest update and review

* Plenty to think and read about to get through the Lockdown

* Don't forget to get your Mother's Day, Father's Day, Birthday and Christmas shopping done online in one hit at the Emirates Team NZ clothing store - get in now before the popular lines and sizes become harder to get, around the America's Cup. Also America's Cup branded clothing is for sale. Deliveries after the lockdown.

And much more..

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