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Word From The South with Michael Pitman: The America’s Cup and all-weather racetracks

  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018
In this year’s budget, $100 million was set aside to assist with the development of various facilities and infrastructure required to host and run the next America’s Cup in Auckland. To many people, that is a lot of money for boys and their big boats, but in my opinion, there is no doubt that the economic impact justifies the spend. At this stage, only three potential challengers have been confirmed and accepted for the 2021 event – Luna Rossa (Italy), American Magic (USA) a…

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