16 Jun 2021

Mark Orams predicts cross-country locations for next America's Cup

From Checkpoint, 6:05 pm on 16 June 2021

Team New Zealand has tacked away from a big chunk of money offered by the government, and could be headed off-shore to defend the America's Cup.

The government has confirmed it offered up a $99 million package to help keep the Cup here, but that's been rejected.

And from Thursday Team NZ's free to negotiate with other countries interested in playing host.

AUT professor of sailing Mark Orams talks to Lisa Owen.