Grant Dalton to Head Team New Zealand

Dean Barker on as Skipper

The New Zealand Herald website is reporting that Grant Dalton has joined Team New Zealand, even though the TNZ trustees have not decided whether or not to challenge in 2007. "His track record in major sailing events, his people leadership skills, and his single minded drive will give Team New Zealand new direction and focus," said Trustee spokesman Peter Menzies in the Herald article.It’s also being reported that 2003 skipper Dean Barker will stay with TNZ, as will Tom Schnackenberg.For the complete article, see: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/americascup