Alinghi fined

After chase boat enters restricted area

Thursday January 23rd 2003, Author: Alinghi, Location: Australasia
Team Alinghi confirmed today that two contract staff using a borrowed chase boat had inadvertently strayed into a restricted sailing area and incurred a fine of 10.000 NZD.

The Team noted that the contractors were inexperienced and entered the zone by mistake while attempting to locate another Alinghi chase boat in the Hauraki Gulf. Alinghi expresses its regrets and apologises to the New Zealand Police and Team New Zealand.

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