As they started race 10 on Wednesday 17 March, Emirates Team New Zealand needed one more race win for victory over Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli to claim the 36th edition of the America’s Cup. 26 minutes and 6 seconds later on Wednesday 17 March 2021 the Kiwi team sailed to a 46 second race win
After two more races Emirates Team New Zealand have taken a 5 – 3 lead over Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli in the 36th America’s Cup match in Auckland, New Zealand
Monday 1 March at 16:03 local time was the deadline for both America’s Cup teams to define and finalise the configuration of their boats for the Match.
Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli will be the Challenger for the 36th America’s Cup, where they will face Emirates TEam New Zealand in a best of 13 match-race series
The sailmakers are really loving this America’s Cup, forget all that solid wing stuff, this time it’s all about real sail making and they’re double sided to boot.
A dramatic down-the-mine capsize by the Kiwi AC75 Te Rehutai in an America’s Cup practice race with the Ineaos Team UK’s Britannia
The row over whether costs for the creation of the Class Rule for the 36th America’s Cup was an Event Cost under the Host Venue Agreement has been resolved
Emirates Team New Zealand win the Prada America’s Cup World Series trophy with two race wins on the final day in Auckland on Saturday
Emirates Taem New Zealand have issued a strong denial of there being a problem with the foil cant system (FCS) used by all the AC36 teams racing in the America’s Cup events
Day 1 of the America’s Cup World Series Auckland finally provided some real racing for the AC75 class
The second tranch of scheduled America’s Cup racing on Monday in New Zealand was eventually abandoned due to the lack of a decent breeze on Auckland Harbour