Americas Cup

First launch for AC37 Alinghi Launch in Barcelona
AC37 – Alinghi Red Bull Racing first to launch in Barcelona

Swiss America’s Cup AC37 challenger Alinghi Red Bull Racing team launched its AC75 training yacht in Barcelona at their temporary base in the Marina Barcelona.

AC37 Barcelona Bases
America’s Cup Barcelona bases allocated

Emirates Team New Zealand, as holder of the America’s Cup had the honour of picking their base area first and has selected the World Trade Centre site at the western end of the official America’s Cup race village

AC37 - AC40 Render
First AC40 ready for shipping to Auckland, New Zealand

The first AC40 is just weeks away from being shipped from the McConaghy build facility in China to its new base in Auckland, New Zealand.

America's Cup
37th America’s Cup – Rules Committee Announced

The Rules Committee for the 37th America’s Cup has been announced . . . They are, Mark Ellis (UK), Marc Wintermantel (SUI) and Stan Honey (USA)

AC37 Cup Barcelona
AC37 – Location, Location, Location

Team Principal and helm of INEOS Britannia, Sir Ben Ainslie, speaks about Barcelona, the venue for the 37th America’s Cup, and what it means for the teams logistics, weather performance

AC37 Ineos Britannia - Nat Shaver
Nat Shaver, INEOS Britannia’s Foil Designer

Nat Shaver is a new recruit for INEOS Britannia’s 37th America’s Cup campaign, Nat brings with him a huge amount experience from four previous Cup campaigns

ETNZ Land Based Record - Glenn Ashby
Emirates Team New Zealand hit 87mph!

ETNZ have just completed a successful week of testing Piloted by Glenn Ashby, hitting 87mph (140 kmph)

Ainslie moves British America’s Cup team to Mallorca

Ben Ainslie’s British America’s Cup Challenger of Record, Ineos Britannia, is reported to be moving to the Spanish Mediterranean island of Mallorca ahead of the 37th America’s Cup in 2024.

ETNZ Chase Zero hits range and speed milestones

Emirates Team New Zealand have been continuing the commissioning and testing of their hydrogen powered foiling chase boat ‘Chase Zero’ on Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf.

AC36 Ineos Britannia
INEOS BRITANNIA donate America’s Cup boat to Museum

INEOS BRITANIA recently delivered their Americas Cup race boat “Britannia II” skippered by Sir Ben Ainslies in the 36th Americas Cup Auckland 2021 to the Classic Boat Museum in Cowes.

Inter Moth Worlds 2021 - Tom Slingsby
Slingsby on board with American Magic

The New York Yacht Club American Magic has signed Tom Slingsby, a 2012 Olympic gold medalist and multi-class world champion, to its sailing team for the 37th America’s Cup

American Magic return to Pensacola for new AC75 launch

New York Yacht Club American Magic is set to return to Pensacola, Florida for training in September when PATRIOT the team’s AC75, is launched after 17 September 2022.