Getting wings

By Rigging Projects,

There is more to it than just sticking a wing into a boat to make it go faster. The loads go up and a different set of deck hardware and systems are required, all resulting in some serious boat building. Here we have a unique peek behind the scenes of Emirates Team New Zealand as they  … Read more

Broken Poles

By Rigging Projects,

After Team Origin’s disastrous mark round against Emirates Team New Zealand, resulting in a broken pole, Artemis exierenced the same difficulties against the the Italian entry Azzura. The result was the same: Long hours for ETNZ boat builder Neville Thorpe, repairing the broken poles. That’s two poles in two days by some of the best  … Read more