12 May 2012

NZ wins 10th and final Olympic sailing berth

2:49 pm on 12 May 2012

The Star class sailors Hamish Pepper and Jim Turner have qualified New Zealand's 10th and last Olympic yachting spot for the London Olympics finishing seventh at the world champs in France.

At the 49er World Champs in Croatia Peter Burling and Blair Tuke remain second overall and will go into the final day of racing just nine points off the lead.