Americas Cup

Matt Sheahan
Ken Read explains the America’s Cup Rig and the Ineos Team options

North Sails president Ken Read explains explains why the double skinned ‘soft’ sails that are used on the America’s Cup boats are much faster upwind than the wings of the previous Cup boats – See Video here

America's Cup- The Auld Mug
How to win the 36th America’s Cup

To win the 36th America’s Cup you must first win the Prada Challenger Selection Series. That winner will challenge the Defender, Emirates Team New Zealand, in the 36th America’s Cup Match

Ineos Artist Alexander Creswell
Ineos Team UK present a different picture of their America’s Cup boat

Since May 2019 the story of INEOS TEAM UK has been captured in a series of works by celebrated watercolour artist Alexander Creswell. Over the past two years Alexander has spent countless hours with the team

Ben Ainslie on return of Britannia to water in Auckland
INEOS Team UK return to the water after Christmas modifications

Ineos Team UK were back out on the water Wednesday afternoon (NZL time) in Auckland, after a Christmas period spent in the boatshed . . . See Video

AC36 ACWS - ETNZ_Wins the first competitive AC75 race
Additional America’s Cup practice racing is canned

The America’s Cup Challenger of Record, Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli, has informed the media that no further practice racing is planned before the PRADA Cup.

America’s Cup team members comment on AC75 class design concept

Following the recent America’s Cup World Series in Auckland, team members comment on the AC75 class design concept and what to expect in the 2021 racing

Luna Rossa bow mod
Italian media talk-up Luna Rossa America’s Cup challenge

The Italian media have compared the performance of the four America’s Cup teams and concluded that Luna Rossa has the winning package!

AC75 Ineos Christmas
America’s Cup team Ineos hard at work on modifications

Ben Ainslie and his Ineos team are working through the Christmas and New Year celebrations on modifications to their second generation AC75, Britannia, in preparation for the Prada Challenger Selection Series

360-degree video view of Luna Rossa

Deep dive into a 360-degree view of Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli and look around. Discover each corner of this intense and immersive experience

Matt Sheahan’s video report from the ACWS in Auckland

Matt Sheahan reports from Auckland on the Prada America’s Cup World Series where he starts by going back to another period in the Cup when extreme machines were the order of the day

America’s Cup – Ineos in race against the clock to modify Britannia

INEOS Team UK are back in the shed in Auckland to complete the upgrades needed to make their AC75 competitive across all wind ranges.

America’s Cup – Solving Ineos Team UKs foiling problem . . . the Italian Job

A possible lifeline was thrown to Ben Ainslie and the Ineos Team UK from Quantum Sails President Vittorio d’Albertas and his colleague Pietro Pinucci