scoop.co.nz 12 Mar, 2021 02:00 am

SkyCity Celebrates The 36th America’s Cup

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March 12, 2021 Politics, PressRelease, Supercity Comments Offp Press Release – SKYCITY Auckland Yachting fever has taken over SkyCity Auckland, as proud partners of Emirates Team New Zealand in their defence of the 36th America’s Cup.New Zealand Chief Operating Officer Callum Mallett says he’s excited that SkyCity is part of such an important event showcasing Tāmaki Makaurau and Aotearoa New Zealand on the world stage.“We are absolutely thrilled to have partnered with Emirates Team New Zealand for the 36th Americas Cup and support the team in defending the prestigious auld mug.To celebrate the world’s fastest sailors taking flight on the Waitematā Harbour this weekend, a jib sail used by Emirates Team NZ to win the 2017 America’s Cup in Bermuda will be displayed in the atrium, while flags from all of the participating teams have been suspended down Federal Street and across the SkyCity plaza.

” “The America’s Cup is an amazing spectacle and from what we have seen already, I am confident we are in for a tremendous series of racing,” says Mallett.For more information on SkyCity’s America’s Cup plans go to www.

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