Yachting NZ boss says there should be a quota for female sailors in America's Cup

Drive 04/05/2018
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Yachting New Zealand boss David Abercrombie has come out and said that there should be a quota for female sailors on America’s Cup yachts.

He says not having a rule to ensure that female sailor can be on the yachts is “short sighted”.

For her views on this topic Ryan Bridge and Lisa Owen are joined by former Prime Minister and boss of the UN Development programme Helen Clark, who is now a patron of Emirates Team New Zealand.

Listen to the full interview with Helen Clark above.

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