Category Archives: America’s Cup

America’s Cup: Taking the first step

By | February 11, 2018

Before the Bella Mente Quantum Racing Association (BMQRA) and New York Yacht Club can pursue their mission to win the 36th America’s Cup in 2021, the Bella Mente portion of the partnership will first launch a new state-of-the-art Maxi 72 yacht that is part of the campaign’s multi-pronged attack. Designed by Botin Partners and built… Read More »

US partnership to develop AC Cup Team

By | February 6, 2018

Bella Mente Quantum Racing Association (BMQRA) and US Sailing announced a broad partnership in support of the New York Yacht Club’s challenge for the 36th America’s Cup to further improve the quality of competitive sailing in the United States and reconnect the American sailing base with sailing’s premiere event. Under the terms of the agreement,… Read More »

SuperFoiler GP goes to America’s Cup trio

By | February 5, 2018

The Euroflex crew of Nathan Outteridge, Iain Jensen and Glenn Ashby took victory in all seven SuperFoiler Grand Prix races on Adelaide’s Outer Harbour. The America’s Cup trio, who boast 24 world championships between them, were tested in the final race of the three-day regatta. Second placed Paul Campbell-James GBR on iD Intranet also benefitted… Read More »

Team New Zealand claim America’s Cup base

By | December 20, 2017

Ten challengers – both tangible and potential – are being taken seriously by Emirates Team New Zealand on the eve of entries opening for the 2021 America’s Cup. But team boss Grant Dalton won’t be disappointed if not all “pony up”. Although Auckland hosted 11 challengers in 2000, Dalton knows that realistically there isn’t room… Read More »