Local Govt | National News Video | Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Search

 

Preview - Meeting Of The Last Two Undefeated Boats

Brought to you courtesy of www.louisvuittoncup.com

Round Robin 1 - Race 7:

Another spring morning in Auckland. Sunny with some clouds. A southwesterly wind was stirring the flags at Viaduct Harbour as the Cup boats put to sea.

The marine forecast is for Westerly wind at 10 knots this morning, becoming Southwesterly at 10-15 knots later in the day, dropping to variable five to 10 knots this evening. The wind reading on the Endeco Buoy at 0900 was four knots, 240 deg.

The match of the day is between Young America (USA-53) and Luna Rossa (ITA-45) - the only two undefeated teams in Round Robin one.

The opening match on the Atlantic Coures pitches Le Defi (FRA-46) and be hAPpy (SUI-59) - both eager for a win and a point.

Stars & Stripes (USA-55) races Bravo Espana (ESP--47), while the third start on the Atlantic Course will be James Spithill's Young Australia 2000 (AUS-29) versus America True (USA-51).

On the Pacific Course, AmericaOne (USA-49) will race Abracadabra 2000(USA-50). The final race will be the Young America and Luna Rossa match up. Japan's Asura has the bye this morning.

In the afternoon racing on the Atlantic Course, AmericaOne will meet Stars & Stripes, America True meets Fast 2000 and Young America will race Young Australia 2000. On the Pacific Course, Bravo Espana will race Asura and Abracadabra 2000 will sail against Le Defi. Prada has the afternoon bye.

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Regional Headlines

Gordon Campbell: On The Supermarket Scam, And On Tunisia’s Scrapping Of Democracy

Are we paying too much for our groceries? Hmm. Is the Pope a Catholic? Given that the two Australian supermarket chains that dominate our grocery industry routinely rack up profits in the order of $22 billion annually, that’s a no-brainer. Yet as with New Zealand’s other socio-economic problems created by our 1980s reforms, the practical solutions seem pretty thin on the ground... More>>

 



Government: Bill Introduced To Protect Against Conversion Practices

Legislation has been introduced to Parliament to protect against practices intended to change or suppress someone’s sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression... More>>

ALSO:

Government: Welcomes Draft Report On The Retail Grocery Sector

The Commerce Commission’s draft report into the retail grocery sector is being welcomed by Government as a major milestone. “I asked the Commerce Commission to look at whether this sector is as competitive as it could be and today it has released its draft report for consultation,” Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister, David Clark said... More>>

ALSO:

Child Poverty Action Group: Poverty Burden For Children Increased Due To Government Neglect - New Report

Poverty, inequity, homelessness and food insecurity are among the burdens which increased for tamariki Māori and other children in the first year of Covid-19 - partially due to Government neglect... More>>



NZUS Council: Welcomes Nomination Of Senator Tom Udall As US Ambassador To NZ

The NZUS Council welcomes the nomination of Senator Tom Udall to the role of US Ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa, NZUS Council executive director Jordan Small said... More>>

BusinessNZ: Visa Extensions Welcomed
BusinessNZ has welcomed the extension of some critical skill visa durations and changes to immigration systems to speed processing. Chief Executive Kirk Hope says move acknowledges advocacy by the hospitality sector, the BusinessNZ Network and others, and comes not a moment too soon.... More>>



Social Development: Government Initiatives Contribute To Fall In Benefit Numbers

Minister for Social Development Carmel Sepuloni has welcomed the release of the June quarter Benefit Statistics which show a continuing fall in the number of people receiving a Main Benefit... More>>


 
 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • PARLIAMENT
  • POLITICS
  • REGIONAL
 
 

InfoPages News Channels