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Challenger Lecture Series: Ken Read on America’s Cup Racing and Rich Wilson Presents the Vendée Globe

December 21, 2020, 6:00 pm

Join us for a unique opportunity to hear from two of the world’s most-accomplished sailors.  Ken Read is in Auckland as a TV commentator for the America’s Cup World Series and Christmas Cup racing.  Ken will analyze the long-awaited America’s Cup racing as only a former America’s Cup skipper, Volvo Ocean Race helmsman and world-class sailor such as he can.

Rich Wilson is a veteran Vendée Globe skipper and will join us to give his perspective and first-hand experience on the wild, non-stop solo ocean race.  The sailors are currently barreling their way through the Indian Ocean eastward to the south Pacific Ocean.

Date: Monday, December 21
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Where: Online, you will get a Zoom Link
Registration: Free and open to the public at the link below

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