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News 24 South Africa
amaXhosa king seeks to halt gay initiation filmcustoms can be exposed, his lawyer said. Inxeba (the wound) tells the story of
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 hours ago
customs can be exposed, his lawyer said. Inxeba (the wound) tells the story of Xolani, a closeted gay factory worker in Queenstown, who served as a caregiver for initiates and subsequently has a relationship with another caregiver. It opened at... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Accusations fly as storm brews over pageantmodels from Port Elizabeth will get a chance to audition on September 9 at the
Daily Dispatch / Posted 17 hours ago
models from Port Elizabeth will get a chance to audition on September 9 at the Bay West Mall. East London auditions will be held on September 16 at the Hemingways Mall. The last stop will be at Queen’s Casino Hotel in Queenstown on Sept... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Drawn With West Indies in U19 Cricket World Cupof the event which runs from January 13 - February 3 featuring 16 teams across
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the event which runs from January 13 - February 3 featuring 16 teams across seven venues in four cities - Christchurch, Queenstown, Tauranga and Whangarei. The 10 Test playing nations (prior to Afghanistan and Ireland's recent inclusion) gained... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Queenstown’s first female sales teamFriday, 18 August 2017, 3:30 pmPress Release: Sotheby's International Realty R
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Friday, 18 August 2017, 3:30 pmPress Release: Sotheby's International Realty Real estate agency welcomes Premium real estate agency New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Govt freeing up land in QueenstownFriday, 18 August 2017, 3:50 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Media Sta
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Friday, 18 August 2017, 3:50 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Media StatementThe Government is extending the successful Crown Land Programme to Queenstown, Social Housing... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland Overnight motorway closures 20 – 26 August 2017to 5:00a.m.) • Dominion Road southbound on ramp, 20 - 24 August • Hillsboroug
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
to 5:00a.m.) • Dominion Road southbound on ramp, 20 - 24 August • Hillsborough Road northbound off ramp, 24 August • Queenstown Road northbound off ramp, 21 August • Lambie Drive eastbound on ramp, 22 August • SH20 northbound link to SH20A,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hundreds of visitors overusing short-term accommodation in sleepy suburbBusloads of Chinese visitors are bringing tourism boom tensions to the boil in
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Busloads of Chinese visitors are bringing tourism boom tensions to the boil in a sleepy Queenstown suburb. Residents in Sunshine Bay and Fernhill say hundreds of visitors are being ferried to "over-used" short-term accommodation. Heidi Ross, who... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
ICC U19 World Cup: India to begin their campaign against Australiafixture at Bay Oval on the opening day of the event, featuring 16 teams across
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
fixture at Bay Oval on the opening day of the event, featuring 16 teams across seven venues in four cities: Christchurch, Queenstown, Tauranga and Whangarei. The other teams in Group A are 2012 champion South Africa and Africa qualifier... Read more
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New Kerala
ICC U- Windies to take on Kiwis in opener - newkerala news #263925Oval in Tauranga to kick start the event, which also features 16 teams across s
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Oval in Tauranga to kick start the event, which also features 16 teams across seven venues in four cities - Christchurch, Queenstown, Tauranga and Whangarei. The 10 Test playing nations (prior to Afghanistan and Ireland's recent inclusion) gained... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup: India, Australia in same group3 ICC U-19 cricket World Cup will feature 16 teams and will be played across se
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
3 ICC U-19 cricket World Cup will feature 16 teams and will be played across seven venues in four cities – Christchurch, Queenstown, Tauranga and Whangarei. The 10 Test playing nations (prior to Afghanistan and Ireland’s recent inclusion) gained... Read more
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The Hindu
ICC Under-19 World Cup: India to begin campaign against Australiafixture at Bay Oval on the opening day of the event, featuring 16 teams across
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
fixture at Bay Oval on the opening day of the event, featuring 16 teams across seven venues in four cities: Christchurch, Queenstown, Tauranga and Whangarei. The other teams in Group A are 2012 champion South Africa and Africa qualifier... Read more
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dna
India to begin campaign against Australia in ICC U19 World Cupfixture at Bay Oval on the opening day of the event, featuring 16 teams across
dna / Posted 2 days ago
fixture at Bay Oval on the opening day of the event, featuring 16 teams across seven venues in four cities: Christchurch, Queenstown, Tauranga and Whangarei. The other teams in Group A are 2012 champion South Africa and Africa qualifier... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
QLDC Chief Executive ReviewThursday, 17 August 2017, 4:23 pmPress Release: Queenstown Lakes District Counc
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, 17 August 2017, 4:23 pmPress Release: Queenstown Lakes District Council The Council has moved to extend the term of Queenstown Lakes District Council Chief Executive Mike Theelen, QLDC... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New appointments to AMINZ CouncilEast said, mentioning next month’s Arbitration Day and the AMINZ-ICCA Internati
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
East said, mentioning next month’s Arbitration Day and the AMINZ-ICCA International Arbitration Day, which will be held in Queenstown on April 19, 2018.The two women, who were elected by AMINZ members, join existing Council members Mark Colthart,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
AccorHotels Offer Tourism Scholarships to High School StudentsOffer Tourism Scholarships to High School StudentsThursday, 17 August 2017, 10:
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Offer Tourism Scholarships to High School StudentsThursday, 17 August 2017, 10:07 amPress Release: Hotel St Moritz Queenstown High school students invited to ‘dream big’ with tourism scholarshipTwo Queenstown businesses have joined forces... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Skyline Queenstown Fifty Years of Fun eventsThursday, 17 August 2017, 8:44 amPress Release: Skyline , November 2017 New Z
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Thursday, 17 August 2017, 8:44 amPress Release: Skyline , November 2017 New Zealand’s most popular tourist attraction Skyline Queenstown is toasting its 50th... Read more
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NZCity
Record month for Queenstown AirportQueenstown Airport's monthly passenger total has cracked the 200,000 mark for t
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
Queenstown Airport's monthly passenger total has cracked the 200,000 mark for the first time. In July, there were 200,562 arrivals and departures, beating the previous single-month record of 185,479 in January. Activity was particularly strong... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dead miner's co-worker tells of finding 'crippled, bent' machinemud rush in a mine on the state's west coast three years ago. Michael Welsh, 5
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
mud rush in a mine on the state's west coast three years ago. Michael Welsh, 55, died at the Mount Lyell Copper Mine near Queenstown, western Tasmania, when he was engulfed by a sudden inundation of mud in the mine's lower levels on January 17,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Continued Softening in Rural Real Estate Marketat good, solid prices; sufficient activity throughout Southland and Otago to re
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
at good, solid prices; sufficient activity throughout Southland and Otago to register, including one strong sale in the Queenstown/Lakes district; • Grazing – an easing in volumes but still activity in the Northland, Auckland, Waikato and the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
2017 Ignite Wanaka Business Awardsyears in the technology business sector.Also new for this year is the Outstandi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
years in the technology business sector.Also new for this year is the Outstanding in Sustainability category, sponsored by Queenstown and Wanaka Airports, plus a People’s Choice Award – an award voted for by the entire Wanaka community. Details... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
The winning travel photos from the biggest luxury travel conference in the worldfrom Bender Travel, an independent affiliate of The Travel Society in the USA w
Business Insider Australia / Posted 4 days ago
from Bender Travel, an independent affiliate of The Travel Society in the USA with her image titled, “Starry Night” shot in Queenstown, New Zealand. Bender Travel/ Supplied via Virtuoso THIRD PRIZE WINNER: Advisor Areli Guzman from Viajes... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Three great Kiwi road tripsdesign. You'll find places to freedom camp along the way, so take a few days to
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
design. You'll find places to freedom camp along the way, so take a few days to really explore the area. 3 Nelson to Queenstown Start in sunny Nelson and make your way to the rugged West Coast with a stop in glorious St Arnaud along the way.... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Formal risk assessment not done before miner killed by mud rush, court hearsat the Mt Lyell copper mine in Tasmania's west, a court has been told. Michael
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
at the Mt Lyell copper mine in Tasmania's west, a court has been told. Michael Welsh, 53, was killed in a mud rush at the Queenstown mine operated by Copper Mines of Tasmania (CMT) in January 2014. CMT has pleaded not guilty to one count of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Road trip around the glorious South Islandbars. Wanaka is also a beautiful place to ski or snowboard if you're any good
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
bars. Wanaka is also a beautiful place to ski or snowboard if you're any good at that; safe to say I'm a learner. Queenstown, two nights: Out third destination — Queenstown — is a personal favourite. The drive over the Crown Range Road... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
South Island gets its first liability underwriter15, 2017The technology sector is booming in the South Island, especially Christ
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
15, 2017The technology sector is booming in the South Island, especially Christchurch, Dunedin, Nelson and Queenstown, Delta Insurance’s Karl Samson, the only liability underwriter on the ground in the South Island, says.“Delta... Read more
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NZCity
One hurt in Queenstown Airport crashOne person is hurt after a light plane crashed at Queenstown Airport. Flights
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
One person is hurt after a light plane crashed at Queenstown Airport. Flights in and out are delayed after the light aircraft, with four people on board, crashed on take-off at the end of the runway, police say. The accident happened around 8.50am... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Report of a light plane crash, Queenstown AirportTuesday, 15 August 2017, 9:57 amPress Release: New Zealand Police Emergency se
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 9:57 amPress Release: New Zealand Police Emergency services have responded to an incident at Queenstown Airport where a light... Read more
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News.com.au
Playing footy in hail on gravelA bit of hail failed to dampen the enthusiasm of the Queenstown and Yolla footb
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
A bit of hail failed to dampen the enthusiasm of the Queenstown and Yolla footballers at Queenstown oval at the weekend. Picture: Darwin Football Association via Facebook THEY breed them tough on the West Coast. But even the hardiest Westcoaster... Read more
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NZCity
Police seek Queenstown attack witnessPolice are looking for the woman a victim of a sexual assault comforted before
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
Police are looking for the woman a victim of a sexual assault comforted before she was attacked in Queenstown on Sunday morning. The victim found this woman crying by the Starbucks at the top of The Mall, on Camp Street, before comforting her and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Further appeal following sexual violation in QueenstownMonday, 14 August 2017, 3:56 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police Operation ICE
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Monday, 14 August 2017, 3:56 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police Operation ICE - Please attribute to Detective Sergeant Brian... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Catch 'the scum': Outcry over war museum theftsQueenstown war memorabilia heist causes outcry on Tasmania's west coast The th
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
Queenstown war memorabilia heist causes outcry on Tasmania's west coast The theft of irreplaceable war memorabilia on Tasmania's west coast has led to a public outcry to catch the "scum" responsible. Police are investigating what they believe is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
15 EV Projects Receive Funding And Next Funding Round Opens$1 million in charging infrastructure with projects on key tourism routes inclu
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
$1 million in charging infrastructure with projects on key tourism routes including Christchurch to Picton, Dunedin to Queenstown, and Queenstown to Invercargill.“Also in the mix are exciting developments such as installing street charging for... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Daniel Debono Appointed Wanaka Airport Operations ManagerLegislation.Originally from Dunedin, Daniel is no stranger to the Southern Lake
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Legislation.Originally from Dunedin, Daniel is no stranger to the Southern Lakes region having worked and holidayed in Queenstown and Wanaka for many years after he graduated from Massey University with a Bachelor of Aviation Management.Daniel... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
A perfect race day for Torpedo7 Peak to Peakby a 17km mountain bike ride down the Remarkables access road. The competitors
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
by a 17km mountain bike ride down the Remarkables access road. The competitors then paddle 7kms on Lake Wakatipu to Queenstown, run 9kms to Arthurs Point and cycle 9kms up to the Coronet Peak Base biking to finish on the snow.Avantiplus... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Queenstown Police Searching for Killer(s) of Young WomanQueenstown police are searching for the suspect(s) who can be linked to the mur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Queenstown police are searching for the suspect(s) who can be linked to the murder of a woman who was found in an open veld near Kings Park, Queenstown, at about 11:00 on 7 August 2017. Police were called to the scene and they found a woman in a pool... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Appeal following sexual violation in QueenstownSunday, 13 August 2017, 9:46 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police ""Please attr
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Sunday, 13 August 2017, 9:46 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police ""Please attribute to Detective Sergeant Brian CameronQueenstown Police investigating a... Read more
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Perth Now
War memorabilia stolen from Tas museumWar memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
War memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been stolen from a Tasmanian museum. The Queenstown Galley Museum was broken into in the early hours of Sunday and non-replaceable items from both world wars and other... Read more
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NZCity
Sexual attack in QueenstownA woman has been sexually attacked in her bedroom in Queenstown by a man though
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
A woman has been sexually attacked in her bedroom in Queenstown by a man thought to have a foreign accent. Police want anyone who saw suspicious activity around the Mackinnon Terrace, Fernhill Road intersection between 1.30am and 2.45am on Sunday to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
War memorabilia stolen from Tas museumWar memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
War memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been stolen from a Tasmanian museum. The Queenstown Galley Museum was broken into in the early hours of Sunday and non-replaceable items from both world wars and other... Read more
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Weekly Times
War memorabilia stolen from Tas museumWar memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
War memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been stolen from a Tasmanian museum. The Queenstown Galley Museum was broken into in the early hours of Sunday and non-replaceable items from both world wars and other... Read more
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Herald Sun
War memorabilia stolen from Tas museumWar memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
War memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been stolen from a Tasmanian museum. The Queenstown Galley Museum was broken into in the early hours of Sunday and non-replaceable items from both world wars and other... Read more
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The Courier Mail
War memorabilia stolen from Tas museumWar memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
War memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been stolen from a Tasmanian museum. The Queenstown Galley Museum was broken into in the early hours of Sunday and non-replaceable items from both world wars and other... Read more
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News.com.au
War memorabilia stolen from Tas museumWar memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
War memorabilia, including bayonets and medals on loan from families, have been stolen from a Tasmanian museum. The Queenstown Galley Museum was broken into in the early hours of Sunday and non-replaceable items from both world wars and other... Read more
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NZCity
Snow surprises Central Otago motoristsduring winter weather. Two campervans and a further 10 to 15 vehicles were stu
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
during winter weather. Two campervans and a further 10 to 15 vehicles were stuck on Cardrona Valley Rd, between Wanaka and Queenstown, according to reports to police on Saturday night. Police officers in 4WDs responded. It was not clear whether... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
I learnt to shoot guns, throw darts, chop wood!: Elizabeth Mosshiding and the shooting and all of that kind of thing. Q How have you spent yo
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
hiding and the shooting and all of that kind of thing. Q How have you spent your time in New Zealand away from the set? Queenstown is the adventure capital of the world and I am the least adventurous person in the world. So, it was kind of funny... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Queenstown: Hoth and cold driving delightsA return trip goes up a gear, writes D'Arcy Waldegrave The drive through Queen
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
A return trip goes up a gear, writes D'Arcy Waldegrave The drive through Queenstown from the airport is always eye opening, not just for the sheer beauty of this alpine wonderland, but for the pace at which this former quiet village continues to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Have Chinese developers created new dynamics in the Singapore property market?SINGAPORE: When a residential site at Stirling Road in Queenstown was awarded f
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
SINGAPORE: When a residential site at Stirling Road in Queenstown was awarded for development following a record bid of S$1.002 billion in May, the spotlight fell on the winning consortium - Nanshan Group from China and Hong Kong-based Logan... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
What's on in the Coromandel ?Thorogood & The Destroyers, Alanis Morissette and Colin Hay of Men At Work fame
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Thorogood & The Destroyers, Alanis Morissette and Colin Hay of Men At Work fame, who will be rocking concert goers in Queenstown, Taupo and Whitianga in late January.Tickets are also in high demand for the Queenstown and Whitianga concerts and... Read more
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Motley Fool
3 tourism stocks with strong tailwindsyield of 4.77%. Auckland Airport is the entity responsible for operating Auckl
Motley Fool / Posted 9 days ago
yield of 4.77%. Auckland Airport is the entity responsible for operating Auckland’s airport. It has a stake in the Queenstown Airport and also has a stake in the Mackay and Cairns airports in Queensland. New Zealand is receiving... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
2017 Torpedo 7 Peak to Peak Race Newsinclude the harbour master and two other boats, including Kawarau Jet. If you
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
include the harbour master and two other boats, including Kawarau Jet. If you need help, raise your paddle for assistance.Queenstown BeachOnce on the beach, the mayhem joyously continues with plenty of competitors disembarking at the same time,... Read more
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