America’s Cup: Defender questions viability of Italian ACWS event

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The America's Cup holder Emirates Team New Zealand has issued a statement casting doubt on the likelihood of the opening America's Cup World Series event in Cagliari, Sardinia on April 23 – 26 going ahead, in light of the government-imposed lockdown of the entire country of Italy. The statement posted on

America’s Cup: Portsmouth ACWS event plans “on track”

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ORIGIN Sports Group who, in conjunction with the America’s Cup Defender Emirates Team New Zealand, are the organisers of ACWS Portsmouth today advised that event planning is well on track for the event being hosted June 4-7. The organisers are highly conscious of the situation in many countries regarding the effect

World Sailing Show – December 2018

World Sailing Show – December 2018

In the December 2018 edition of the World Sailing Show: Transatlantic drag race - The brutal Route du Rhum The Route du Rhum is a big deal in France. This singlehanded race across the Atlantic starts just as winter sets in and has a formidable reputation. Run every four years, this was the

Emirates Team New Zealand’s time saving technology

Ask any seasoned America’s Cup challenger what the most critical ingredient of a successful campaign is and – even more importantly than money – the answer they give will be: time. While you can't make time, you can save it – and that's exactly what the current America’s Cup holders Emirates Team

Weekend round up: Flight school

US America's Cup challenger American Magic get to grips with their test boat, while down in New Zealand United States SailGP Team's embedded media man Matt Knighton pulls off a daring "fly under" of the team's F50 catamaran.

There's little denying the huge impact that foiling boats have had and continues to have on our sport – as these two video stories from the last few days so perfectly illustrate. America's Cup: Meet The Mule Impressive footage from the waters of Narragansett Bay near Newport, Rhode Island as the US

Profile: Maxi 70 skipper Hap Fauth

Profile: Maxi 70 skipper Hap Fauth

A look back to a profile we put together a few years ago of American Maxi 72 owner/skipper Hap Fauth – now one of the primary backers of the US America's Cup challenger syndicate American Magic. Hap Fauth fell in love with sailboat racing at the tender age of seven on