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COMING IN MARCH 2021 . AKL . NZ

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The 36th AMERICAS CUP IS COMING To Auckland in March 2021.

In early March 2021, the HPYD committee are organising a conference which will have sessions the following topics relating to the design of high performance power and sailing yachts, including:

aerodynamics & hydrodynamics
structural design and analysis
performance prediction and full-scale testing
control systems
wind tunnel and towing tank testing
computational methods and validation
hull, appendage and foil design
regulations and rating rules
routing and tactics


    The agreed racing schedule for the America's Cup showdown has two races per day planned for March 6, 7, 10, 12, 13 and 14.  Come and be part of the action and listen to some experts in their fields.

 

ORGANISING COMMITTEE

Mr David Le Pelley, Doyle Sails NZ (Chair)
Mr Graeme Finch, Royal Institution of Naval Architects, NZ Division
Dr Mark Battley, University of Auckland
Mr Burns Fallow, North Sails NZ
Prof. Richard Flay, University of Auckland
Mrs Susan Lake, Core Builders Composites
Ms Helen Quekett, Royal Institution of Naval Architects, NZ Division
Dr Stuart Norris, University of Auckland