Americas Cup

INEOS Team UK launch extreme second AC75 in Auckland

INEOS Team UK have named and launched their second AC75 race boat for the 36th America’s Cup, ‘Britannia’ in Auckland

American Magic launch Patriot in Auckland

American Magic officially launched their second AC75 America’s Cup boat, Patriot, in Auckland on Friday 16 October

American Magic and how the AC75 Flies

The plane is similar to a sailboat . . . American Magic’s Cooper Dressler explains why the AC75 is a little bit of both

Ainslie and late nights, getting the job done!

Ben Ainslie and the Ineos Team UK are hard at work to complete the fit-out of  RB2, their second America’s Cup AC75 and get the boat launched ASAP

Second capsize for Emirates Team New Zealand

Emirates Team New Zealand are reported to have capsized their AC75 while sailing in strong winds early Saturday morning

Ainslie, Scott and Simmer – We’ve got our work cut out

Sky Sports visited UK HQ in Portsmouth, UK, before the big move to New Zealand to get the low-down from Ben Ainslie, Giles Scott and Grant Simmer

First video of American Magic’s Patriot roll out

Latest from AirflowNZ Travel who caught the new American Magic AC75 on this video from Monday 5 October

Fourth America’s Cup challenger continue team building

Expect the unexpected should be the watchword of the America’s Cup. Yesterday the mysterious fourth Cup team – Stars+Stripes Team USA announced a new CEO

Live coverage of 36th America’s Cup set for BBC and Sky

First details of live coverage planned for the 36th America’s Cup taking place in Auckland, New Zealand, have been released

American Magic go from Scow to Skiff for second AC75

American Magic have switched from a flat-bottomed Scow hull to a deep Skiff hull for their second AC75, Patriot

American Magic reveal their new AC75 in Auckland

The second AC75 built by America’s Cup challenger New York Yacht Club American Magic, uncovered for the first time at the team’s base in the Wynyard Quarter of Auckland

Grant Simmer – ‘RB2 is a hell of a development on our first boat’

Ineos Team UK CEO Grant Simmer seemed to admit that they had quickly realised that the first Ineos Team UK AC75 boat, Britannia RB1, was off the pace