Sailing

Rescue mission underway for another missing yacht

It's 260km northeast of Cape Brett in Northland.

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The 70-foot monster is one of seven in the world, in NZ for this week's dash to Russell.

'We're learning the limits of our boat' - titanic trimaran arrives in Auckland ahead of Coastal Classic

The 70-foot Beau Geste boat will certainly steal the show when racing begins on Friday.

'Hopefully we get a good breeze' - Team NZ nemesis Jimmy Spithill signs on with Kiwi crew for Coastal Classic

The America's Cup-winning helmsman will sail with Frank Racing later this month.

The Great Sound, Bermuda, 26th June 2017. Emirates Team New Zealand win race nine to win the America's Cup. Helmsman Peter Burling and trimmer Blair Tuke spray Moet Champagne in celebration. Photo: Chris Cameron / www.photosport.nz

Team NZ boss Grant Dalton says there will be no cyclors at next America's Cup

Dalton told La Stampa that "grinders are coming back."

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The America's Cup winner spoke with Breakfast's Jack Tame as he sailed in the Fastnet Race.

Watch: Windswept Blair Tuke honing preparations for Volvo Ocean Race in race off England

The America's Cup winner spoke with Jack Tame as he sailed in the Fastnet Race.

Watch: No! America's Cup legend Peter Burling spectacularly wipes out TWICE at World Moth Championships

The America's Cup winning helmsman slipped from 5th to 15th in the standings after today's two difficult races.

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Alex Maloney and Molly Meech believe there could be opportunities soon for women in the America’s Cup.

Kiwi female sailing duo inspired to keep breaking barriers on the water

Alex Maloney and Molly Meech believe there could be opportunities soon for women in the America's Cup.

There were plenty of other fans behind the scenes today.

'We have a chance after all' - France's refusal to help TNZ made for defining moment after dramatic capsize

It was reported Grant Dalton requested equipment from the French to fix the boat, but were refused.

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Plumes of water were sprayed onto the Emirates plane to celebrate the team's homecoming and the arrival of the Auld Mug back to NZ.

Watch: Auckland Airport welcomes Emirates Team NZ home with water salute as plane taxis to gate

Ground crew sprayed plumes of water onto the plane carrying the successful crew home.

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1 NEWS NOW will have live coverage from Emirates Team New Zealand's Auckland homecoming parade.

Kiwis to wait even longer for America's Cup after plane delayed

New Zealanders are ready to welcome the team and cup home.

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The technology is nothing new, having been around since the 1970s - but it's not just professional sailors mastering the flying boats.

A closer look at how foils let our sailors fly above the waves

The technology is nothing new, having been around since the 1970s - but it's not just professional sailors mastering the flying boats.

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The 36m Tara, formerly known as Seamaster, arrived today and was met by a flotilla of yachts.

Poignant homecoming for Sir Peter Blake's former ship in Auckland

The 36m Tara, formerly known as Seamaster, arrived today and was met by a flotilla of yachts.

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Romain Troublé, the new skipper of the boat, speaks about the significance of the vessel ‘Tara’ sailing into to Auckland Harbour.

Boat Sir Peter Blake killed on makes first return to Auckland harbour

Met by a flotilla of 40 yachts, the vessel Sir Peter Blake was shot dead on in 2001 returned to Auckland today for the first time.

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In a great show of sportsmanship, the teams mingled after a tough campaign.

Watch: Vanquished Oracle arrive at Team NZ's base with beers in hand in huge gesture of respect

In a great show of sportsmanship, the teams mingled after a tough campaign.

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Josh Junior's family are celebrating with confetti and champagne in Wellington.

'I can't believe we won' - family hears from ecstatic America's Cup sailor

Josh Junior's family are celebrating with confetti and champagne in Wellington

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Richard and Heather Burling were on shore in Bermuda waiting to congratulate their son on his win.

Watch: 'We're relieved and so, so proud' say parents of NOW legendary Peter Burling

Are there any prouder parents today than Richard and Heather Burling.

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1 NEWS sports reporter Abby Wilson was watching Team New Zealand win the 35th America's Cup with friends and family of the crew in Bermuda.

'There were cheers, there were hugs, there were some people in tears'

1 NEWS sports reporter Abby Wilson was watching Team New Zealand win the 35th America's Cup with friends and family of the crew in Bermuda.

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A parade for the team is expected to be held in the city Thursday next week.

Homecoming parade planned for victorious Team New Zealand after reclaiming America's Cup

The America's Cup has been won by Emirates Team New Zealand and returns after 14 years.

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Fans at the Royal Akarana Yacht Club couldn't contain their excitement at watching NZ win the cup this morning.

Video: And the crowd goes wild – cheers erupt as Team NZ takes out the America's Cup

Fans at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron couldn't contain their excitement at watching NZ win the cup this morning.

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Oracle's leader faced blunt questions at today's press conference over whether he is the right man for the job.

Watch: Will he go? Stone-faced Jimmy Spithill concedes he faces the chop for tomorrow after mistake-riddled display

Oracle's leader faced some blunt questions at today's presser after being cleaned out on the water.

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Sailing expert Penny Whiting is finding it hard to contain her excitement as Team NZ close in on America's Cup victory.

'The excitement has got to be building for New Zealand, it's got to be'

Sailing expert Penny Whiting says the champagne is ready for Team NZ.

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