Wellington Spirit match racing squad helmsman Tim Coltman has started his internsip at the Chicago Match Racing Centre ahead of the Spirit's USA grand slam tour. Tim reports in after the first few days in Chicago.
Howdy. First week at the Chicago Match Race Center (CMRC) has been a very busy one! We jumped straight into some corporate sailing with a bunch of different companies and finished with some Harvard Alumni coming in to sail the boats.
Hi all. My journey to the Red Bull Youth Americas Cup continues! The Full Metal Jacket Team that I am sailing with in the cup was featured in the latest Red Bull Bulletin and somehow I made it into the middle of the photo!!
The Wellington Spirit Sailing Team are about to announce the squad for the 2013 USA Grand Slam Match Racing Tour. The Grand Slam involves four events in August and September ... Chicago Grand Slam, Detroit Cup, Knickerbocker Cup, and Oakcliff International. In the meantime check out the video of some of the likely candidates for the tour sharpening their boat handling skills!!
Wellington Spirit sailor Josh Junior has won the bronze medal at the 2013 World Sailing Cup in France. Just one point adrift of the podium he had everything to sail for on the last day of racing where the fleet sailed two double point medal races. Hear what he has to say about the regatta here
Wellington Spirit sailors Josh Junior and Matthew Steven are on the move to their next regattas having completed leg three of the World Sailing Cup in Palma (Josh) and leg two of the Extreme Sailing Series (Matt). Check out what they are up to next.
Hi all. I will be competing in the second Act of the 2013 Extreme Sailing Series with Team GAC Pindar in Singapore from the 11 to 14 April. For this regatta I will be in the Bowman role, some people that know me from the club may think that I would be useless in this role however Bowman on a catamaran is quite different from traditional ‘’Bow’’.
Hi all. I am currently in Palma Majorca for the second leg of the World Sailing Cup which starts on 1 April. There are 76 Finns here which is going to make for some interesting start line action! ...
Bexhill have been the crowned the winners of the Wellington Spirit Sailing League. It cam right down to the wire with the last race of finals determining the winner. Even then it took quite bit of deliberating and calculating to break a three way tie with ANZ and Nedax.
Check out the story and gallery from finals day here
Glorious conditions greeted the teams on week four of the Wellington Spirit Sailing League. Under clear blue skies and a perfect southerly breeze it was Opus who won the day although it was not enough to get them through to the grand final.
It felt like winter had arrived on week four of the Wellington Spirit Sailing League. A blustery southerly made its presence felt for all the teams doing battle out on the water. Bexhill and Nedax have both made their way though to the grand final.
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