In the concluding part of our exclusive interview with Emirates Team New Zealand sailor/coach Ray Davies we discuss the team’s ongoing approach to innovation, shine a light on the rumoured issues with the AC75 foil arms, find out what Davies thinks of the rival SailGP circuit, and discover his thoughts
In the first of our two-part exclusive interview with Emirates Team New Zealand sailor/coach Ray Davies we discuss the evolution of the America’s Cup from the ‘leadmine’ version five boats to the latest flying monohull concept and quiz him on the latest state of play within the team as the
New York Yacht Club American Magic – one of the two US challengers for the 36th America’s Cup – has moved south to Florida to avoid the potentially brutal winter conditions at their main base and primary training location in Newport, Rhode Island.
The Port of Pensacola will serve as the
America's Cup holder Emirates Team New Zealand has chosen Genesis as its Official Energy Partner and sole provider of electrical, gas and renewable energy solutions for its Auckland base at the heart of Auckland’s waterfront as well as the team’s boat build facility on the North Shore.
The partnership is
Jimmy Spithill has been ruled out of taking part in the 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Race after damaging an elbow tendon while training in Sydney, Australia this week for the Boxing Day race aboard the 100-foot supermaxi Comanche.
With double America’s Cup winner Spithill’s primary focus being on his role with
As previously speculated a few days ago a second American syndicate led by young match racing star Taylor Canfield has today become the fifth official challenger for the 36th America’s Cup to be held in 2021 in Auckland, New Zealand.
The Stars & Stripes Team USA campaign is headed by Canfield
Rumours abounding in the professional sailing world over the last several days suggest British yachtsman Iain Percy is the frontrunner to lead the newly announced Malta Altus Challenge syndicate in the 36th America’s Cup.
Percy – an Olympic gold and silver medallist in the Star Class – was the skipper and
An America’s Cup syndicate from the Royal Malta Yacht Club has become the fourth official challenge to be accepted by the current Cup holders Emirates Team New Zealand ahead of the 36th edition of the event scheduled to be held in 2021.
Malta Altus Challenge joins the Challenger of Record Luna
Some powerful and intensely evocative words from the Italian skipper of the Luna Rossa Challenge Max Sirena as he makes it clear the Prada-backed Challenger of record is not there just to make up the numbers in the 36th America's Cup cycle.
I just want to make sure this is clear
With the late entry deadline for America's Cup challenges to be filed Franck Cammas' Team France syndicate has confirmed that its efforts to find the funding to mount a challenge for the next edition have not been successful. A post on the team's Facebook page said that despite the support