A racing yacht that ferried around some of New Zealand's wealthiest residents in the 1900s is being restored to its former glory.
Mark the date: the world's oldest sporting trophy is on its way.
Consistency is paying off for Kiwi 470 sailors Paul Snow-Hansen and Dan Willcox.
About 100 supporters - including two mates dressed as Peter Burling - packed a Chch pub to see the Kiwis win.
As homes are snapped up by the highest bidder, could the same thing be happening on water?