Team New Zealand top Halberg Awards:
Emirates Team New Zealand’s America’s Cup victory in Bermuda in 2017 was recognised with both the Sports Team of the Year and the Halberg Supreme Award at the 55th Halberg Awards. As New Zealand’s sporting equivalent of the Oscars, it is an opportunity to celebrate sporting achievement, but also to discuss and debate which athlete or team deserves this most prestigious sporting accolade. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Team New Zealand top Halberg Awards, Editor
Barrows named VI Sailor of the Year:
The 2017 College Sailor of the Year, former Youth Olympic Gold Medalist and current 2020 Summer Olympic medal-aspirant in the 49er, Ian Barrows has been awarded the coveted title of ‘Virgin Islands Sailor of the Year’ for 2017 by the Virgin Islands Sailing Association. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Barrows named VI Sailor of the Year, Editor