I like sailing. Although with involvement at Eden Park Bed and Breakfast and pushing Supercare4u.com around the streets of Auckland, I don’t get to see too much of it these days.
This is why I have become the ultimate armchair warrior with respect to the Team New Zealand challenge to the Americas Cup in San Francisco next year.
I think the development that Team New Zealand have done is superior to the Oracle camp and I firmly believe that we have a good chance of lifting the cup again. I HOPE
You can find more info on the Team New Zealand Blog.
This latest photo shows the advance that the KIWIS have made. Not only do we fly….we also walk on water….
This is the Team New Zealand AC72.
At Eden Park Bed and Breakfast I remember the fever that existed in Auckland when New Zealand held the Americas Cup.’Which is why you will now see me writing about Team New Zealand and this amazing boat called AC72. Bring on the Fever…….
This design is what we will challenge In for the Americas Cup next year.
Baring any major disaster (sic. oracle pitch pole last week) this team is now in a serious dominant position over Oracle-Team America.
Team New Zealand have this boat finning. This is where both hulls are out of the water and riding on hydrofoil fins attached to drop down dagger boards. The drag reduction of the hulls is minimised and speed increases.