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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.
SailGP has today confirmed the highly-anticipated New Zealand Sail Grand Prix in Christchurch will take place on March 18-19, 2023.
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Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, SailGP has confirmed the cancellation of the New Zealand Sail Grand Prix Christchurch event.
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…