Grit, Ingenuity & Pluck Win the Cup for NZ

Perennial America’s Cup powerhouse, Emirates Team New Zealand, won the 35th America’s Cup by making a commitment to technology, the talent that could deliver the technology, and the next generation of sailors.  Hampered by an austerity budget, because of circumstances beyond their control, the Kiwi team used a “Lone Wolf” strategy.  The team went way out on the spectrum with technology and controls, they kept to themselves, they created a close-knit team, and they didn’t make mistakes.  (Read Richard Gladwell’s article.  Click here.)

(Read New Zealand Herald article.  Click here.)