Category Archives: America’s Cup

America’s Cup teams load the bases

By | February 25, 2018

Things are beginning to hot-up in the TP52 for the America’s Cup teams. Ben Ainslie has already been racing Tony Langley’s British Gladiator in Miami and will return for the NOOD Regatta. Land Rover BAR Gladiator will return to San Diego for the NOOD Regatta on the 16 – 18 March before going on to… Read More »

Another day, another America’s Cup plan…

By | February 23, 2018

A fourth option modelling what an America’s Cup Village in Auckland might look like has arrived today as a planning deadline nears with no agreement in sight. Waterfront land owner Viaduct Harbour Holdings wants most of the eight team bases built on Wynyard Harbour, without the wharf extensions needed in other plans. Chief executive Angela… Read More »

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 »