Olympic sailor Gemma Jones' bid to become the first woman at the helm of a Youth America's Cup boat has fallen short.Jones, the daughter of America's Cup legend Murray and Olympic silver medallist Jan.. New Zealand Herald
A sail boat manned by 13 pro-Palestinian female activists has been intercepted near the coast of Gaza as it attempted to break through a blockade imposed by Israel in 2007.
The so-called.. Source: euronews (in English) -
The mother of two-time gold medallist Kaillie Humphries says the bobsled athlete announced she wanted to be an Olympian when she was just seven years old. Cheryl Simundson details how her daughter's.. Source: Canadian Press -
Team Jolly is no more. One of the great New Zealand Olympic partnerships has come to an end, with yachtie Polly Powrie announcing her retirement from top level sailing.While comrade Jo Aleh still wants.. New Zealand Herald
Could the legendary partnership between Auckland's Olympic yachtie gold medallists Jo Aleh and Polly Powrie be at an end?Aleh has told Radio Sport she is taking a year off from Olympic 470 class.. New Zealand Herald
MANCHESTER, England (AP) " One of the key figures behind Britain's recent success in Olympic sailing has been hired as performance director at the country's cycling federation.Stephen Park's.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •USATODAY.com