January 29/30, 2022
Powered by Nature™, SailGP is adrenaline-fueled racing as eight teams go head-to-head in iconic venues across the globe for a winner-takes-all $1 million prize.
Following a competitive bid process, Ōtautahi Christchurch – New Zealand' s newest city – has been selected to host the New Zealand Sail Grand Prix. The seventh SailGP event in the calendar will take place in the spectacular Whakaraupō Lyttelton Harbour, which is located on the side of an extinct volcano on the east coast of New Zealand and under the guardianship of Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke Rāpaki.
NEWS: Ōtautahi Christchurch confirmed to host SailGP
The event will feature eight national teams, including the league’s newest entry – New Zealand. Led by co-CEOs Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, both reigning Olympic and America’s Cup champions, the Kiwi team will be an instant favourite in its debut season.
Christchurch City Council is assessing what work can be carried out to roads and pedestrian access ways it owns and manages to and from the …
Christchurch City Council today (28 June) began work to prepare Lyttelton’s Te Nukutai o Tapoa - Naval Point for SailGP 2022.
The first time a SailGP event is held in the country, the New Zealand Grand Prix will take place on Whakaraupō (Lyttelton Harbour) on Januar…
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