Rock the Dock will see Sir Rod Stewart carry out a strong and emotive rendition of his iconic tune Crusing, from London, with the recorded efficiency beamed onto the Te Wero huge display in Auckland’s America’s Cup Village, and broadcast by official programming companion, TVNZ. The efficiency will happen on Saturday 13th March 1:30am GMT.
Given the 36th America’s Cup was set to be New Zealand’s alternative to welcome guests
from all around the world, 100% Pure New Zealand noticed a possibility to ship a message of unity and togetherness to America’s Cup rivals and their followers world wide. With the occasion being one in all few international occasions to at the moment happen, it’s anticipated that 1000’s of individuals world wide will watch this particular message from New Zealand.
“New Zealand is extremely proud to be internet hosting the 36th America’s Cup and supporting Emirates Staff New Zealand in addition to the groups who’ve come to compete. Aotearoa’s heat welcome and manaakitanga shall be in full power as we cheer on our worldwide buddies at this particular occasion. We sit up for welcoming again worldwide guests when the time is correct,” says Tourism New Zealand, Interim Chief Govt, René de Monchy.
“We expect Rod performing Crusing actually captures this notion with its poignant and becoming lyrics, in addition to Rod’s connection to New Zealand.”
The enduring rocker had a message for kiwis, rallying them to singalong with him wherever they’re in a present of unity and assist for the groups and their followers world wide.
‘I’m excited to be performing for the America’s Cup in New Zealand and Crusing is the right match. With followers being unable to journey, I’m hoping that this particular efficiency will remind us that we’re all on this collectively.’ Says Sir Rod Stewart.
The bespoke efficiency will rejoice the start of racing in Auckland, as New Zealanders across the nation tune in to witness the spectacle of the 36th America’s Cup, and surrounding pleasure.
Auckland Limitless, Chief Govt, Nick Hill commented “We’re grateful to be able to host a significant international sporting occasion amid a pandemic in Tamaki Makaurau Auckland. It’s not been with out its challenges, however we all know the world has been watching the superb spectacle happen on the Hauraki Gulf and storing away these footage for future travels. It appears solely becoming to mark the beginning of the 36th America’s Cup with one thing particular that brings the nation collectively.”
Rock the Dock that includes Rod Stewart, Saturday 13th March from 1:30am GMT
NB: As with the broader America’s Cup occasion, this occasion will adhere to all Covid restrictions, and be managed accordingly ought to there be a change in alert ranges.