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The America's Cup 2024 set up at Port Olímpic, Barcelona with match dates fixed for October 24
With two years left until the 37th America’s Cup takes place in Barcelona, organisers have confirmed further details of the event format, including the agreed race area and 2024 dates. The racing area for both the Challenger Selection Series and…
America's Cup Emirates Team New Zealand have suffered damage to the bow of their AC40 today after an early start testing on Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf in some top-end conditions. In recent weeks the Emirates Team New Zealand AC40 has been…
The new Barcelona AC37 Logo is designed by Pràctica, a Barcelona and New York-based design and identity studio
The Official Logo of the 37th America’s Cup was revealed in Barcelona today at the Museu Maritim de Barcelona. Designed by Pràctica, a Barcelona and New York-based design and identity studio, which was selected from a shortlist of three creative…
A ‘boxing kangaroo’ flag flown during Australia’s defence of the America’s Cup in Fremantle in 1987
A member of the 1983 America’s Cup winning crew has visited Skerries Sailing Club to follow a lead on a rare team flag that went missing when Australia II won the Auld Mug. According to ABC News, the ‘boxing kangaroo’…
AC37: The America’s Cup Trophy in Barcelona
The race for the 37th America’s Cup in Barcelona is well and truly underway and this week saw no less than four teams on the water with Alinghi Red Bull Racing continuing its training in Barcelona, Emirates Team New Zealand…
Emirates Team New Zealand’s Wind powered Land speed World Record attempt at South Australia’s Lake Gairdner. The Land yacht called ‘Horonuku’ is assembled on the lake and taken for its first sail
Emirates Team New Zealand’s land yacht ‘Horonuku’ has had its first day of sailing on Lake Gairdner, in South Australia, with pilot Glenn Ashby behind the wheel in his bid to eclipse the 2009 wind-powered world record speed of 202.9…
Iain Murray’s role will see him take charge of all aspects on the water of the 37th America’s Cup and all AC World Series Events in the lead-up to the regatta’s start in September 2024
In a double announcement by America’s Cup Events Limited (ACE) it is confirmed today that Iain Murray has been appointed as Independent Regatta Director for the 37th America’s Cup in Barcelona alongside Richard Slater who continues in the role as…
It took just a handful of minutes for helmsman Nathan Outteridge to go from a cautious displacement mode to popping the AC40 up onto its foils
 It was up up and away on a very successful maiden sail for Emirates Team New Zealand’s AC40 on the familiar America's Cup waters of the ‘back paddock’ between Auckland’s Waiheke Island and Howick Beachlands. After a long tow out…
A new team has been created in Barcelona to represent the city, region and country to challenge for the Youth and Women’s America’s Cup in 2024. SAILTEAM BCN is a collaboration between an experienced group of sailors and campaign managers…
Alinghi Red Bull Racing’s Boat Zero was pushed onto her side during a violent rain squall that swept over Barcelona on Wednesday afternoon 31 August
There were highs and lows for Alinghi Red Bull Racing in Barcelona on Wednesday (31 August) as after a successful first day of sailing in the America’s Cup venue, their AC75 capsized in a violent rain squall, as Marine Industry…
Pelle Petterson
Swedish sailing icon Pelle Petterson has been announced as winner of the prestigious Magnus ”Mange” Olsson Prize 2022, awarded annually to an individual who has made an indelible contribution to the world of sailing. Petterson is the first Swede to…
Meet the sailors ready for the Alinghi Red Bull Racing challenge
Fourteen sailors have been selected to join the Alinghi Red Bull Racing crew and represent the Société Nautique de Genève as a Challenger for the 37th America’s Cup.  The 14 selected are all young, Swiss and talented, with solid experience…
Mark Ellis (UK) is one of a trio of highly qualified members who will be in charge of maintaining the rules and regulations in relation to all AC37 race yachts
The Rules Committee for the 37th America’s Cup has been announced today with a trio of highly qualified members who will be in charge of maintaining the rules and regulations in relation to all AC37 race yachts. They are Mark…
Tom Slingsby
Tom Slingsby has signed with New York Yacht Club American Magic for the 37th America’s Cup in 2024. Slingsby, a 2012 Olympic gold medalist and multi-class world champion, previously helped an American team win the 'Auld Mug' in 2013. “I’m…
Could Cork Harbour be the venue for the 37th America's Cup? The Government is to discuss it
It's emerged that Minister of Sport Catherine Martin was not told about proposals to host the America's Cup in Cork Harbour for three months. According to Saturday's Irish Times, an unpublished Government report also reveals that ministers were warned the…
The eye-catching sight of the restored International 15 Metres racing in the Mediterranean is to be replicated off Barcelona as the boats-of-choice for the 37th America’s Cup in 2024
As the dust settles on the global kerfuffle over the torrid venue selection process for the 37th America’s Cup Series in 2024 with Barcelona taking the prize, it emerges from leaked documents that the final big money agreement includes various…

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