16 Mar 2021

America's Cup: Local knowledge wins the race

From Lately, 10:25 pm on 16 March 2021

Commentator for the 36th America's Cup, Peter Lester, speaks with Karyn about today's racing and his reference to the "Nga Pipi shift" as a way of describing some of the signature wind changes on the Waitemata Harbour that gave Team New Zealand the advantage in today's first race and meant the second race couldn't proceed.

Emirates Team New Zealand fan at America's Cup Race Village in Auckland's viaduct

Photo: RNZ / Jogai Bhatt