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18 hours ago

BLAKE

Do you know a Year 5-8 student who shows commitment to leading positive change within their community? If so, nominate them for a 2020 BLAKE Young Leader Award!

Together with our partner Westpac NZ we are asking primary and intermediate schools all over Aotearoa to nominate a promising young Kiwi for these annual awards, which aim to celebrate our up-and-coming young leaders.

To nominate visit: www.blakenz.org/programmes/blake-young-leader-awards/
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Do you know a Year 5-8 student who shows commitment to leading positive change within their community? If so, nominate them for a 2020 BLAKE Young Leader Award! 

Together with our partner Westpac NZ we are asking primary and intermediate schools all over Aotearoa to nominate a promising young Kiwi for these annual awards, which aim to celebrate our up-and-coming young leaders. 

To nominate visit: https://www.blakenz.org/programmes/blake-young-leader-awards/Image attachment

2 days ago

BLAKE

Last week we celebrated 30 years since Sir Peter Blake and the crew of #Steinlager2 made sailing history in the 1989/90 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race. In this video Peter (PJ) Montgomery and original crew members Mark Orams and Tony Rae share their memories of the historic race and the ongoing role of ‘Big Red’ with the NZ Sailing Trust. ... See MoreSee Less

5 days ago

BLAKE

“It was time at last to claim the Whitbread Trophy. After four unsuccessful attempts the victory this time was particularly sweet."

– Sir Peter Blake

Today marks 30 years since Sir Peter Blake and the legendary crew of #Steinlager2 crossed the finish line in the last leg of the 1989–90 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race.

This achievement was an inspirational legacy for many New Zealanders and today #Steinlager2 continues to inspire future generations through her ongoing adventures with the NZ Sailing Trust.

#Steinlager2 #lionnewzealand #nzsailingtrust
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“It was time at last to claim the Whitbread Trophy. After four unsuccessful attempts the victory this time was particularly sweet.

– Sir Peter Blake

Today marks 30 years since Sir Peter Blake and the legendary crew of #Steinlager2 crossed the finish line in the last leg of the 1989–90 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race.

This achievement was an inspirational legacy for many New Zealanders and today #Steinlager2 continues to inspire future generations through her ongoing adventures with the NZ Sailing Trust.

#Steinlager2 #lionnewzealand #nzsailingtrustImage attachment

Comment on Facebook 252082674886188_3033052173455877

Amazing leader and a great man

A wonderful sailor and human being. Gone much too soon. RIP Peter.

A great and humble man. An inspiration to us all in that race.

He was an amazing man, and I remember this so well. Proud to be a Kiwi💕

Amazing achievement!

Gone too soon RIP

Jack White

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