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America’s Cup winner Simon van Velthooven on how New Zealand athletes use tech to push their human capabilities

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America’s Cup winner Simon van Velthooven on how New Zealand athletes use tech to push their human capabilities

For a small nation like Aotearoa competing on the world sporting stage, technology and innovation has helped New Zealand athletes get the upper-hand when funding falls short. One of Techweek’s Sport Performance Innovation Forum 2018 keynote speakers, Simon van Velthooven, shares how technology helped him and the Emirates Team NZ secure the America’s Cup win last year.