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    Published on 01-07-2022 01:43 PM
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    New York Yacht Club to Challenge for 37th America’s Cup with American Magic
    NEW YORK, N.Y. — Earlier this week the Trustees of the New York Yacht Club approved a challenge for the 37th edition of the America’s Cup, sailing’s most prestigious trophy.

    Published on 11-30-2021 04:38 PM
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    The entry period for the 37th America’s Cup is now open.

    As of 12am 1st December 2021 Challengers can now officially enter the next edition of the oldest trophy in international sport.

    Kevin Shoebridge, COO of Emirates Team New Zealand said, “The Defender, RNZYS & Emirates Team New Zealand, have had very positive initial interest since the release of the Protocol of the 37th America’s Cup, feedback and interest from prospective teams, both existing and new has been ...
    Published on 10-28-2021 09:02 AM
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    NZ Herald

    Accomplished sailor Nathan Outteridge has joined Team New Zealand for the next America's Cup campaign.

    The 35-year-old Australian, a two-time Olympic medallist with a strong America's Cup history, qualifies under the strict nationality rules to be introduced for the next Cup cycle. ...
    Published on 10-19-2021 12:58 PM
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    The New York Yacht Club has decided against contesting the next America’s Cup, though it’s Stars + Stripes team has vowed to stay in the game..

    The famous club confirmed to Stuff on Wednesday they were “pausing our pursuit of the 37th America’s Cup”.

    Defenders Team New Zealand said they weren’t surprised by the development. ...
    Published on 10-13-2021 03:30 PM
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    Peter Burling and Blair Tuke say they are waiting for "clarity" around the 37th America's Cup defence before re-signing with Team New Zealand.

    The Kiwi sailing duo, who have been competing ...
    Published on 09-09-2021 12:00 PM
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    The Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) and Defender Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ) along with the Royal Yacht Squadron Ltd (RYSL) and Challenger of Record INEOS Team UK today announce exciting initiatives to be included as part of the Protocol for the 37th America’s ...
    Published on 08-18-2021 11:12 AM
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    So today, 17 August 2021 – being five months since we won the 36th Americas Cup and just one month from the Venue Announcement of the 37th America’s Cup – I think it’s a good time for an update.

    I’ve heard it ...
    Published on 06-15-2021 04:34 PM
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    NZ Herald
    By: Eduan Roos and Julia Gabel

    No final decision has been made about where the next America's Cup will be held - but it is highly unlikely that it will be in New Zealand.

    Team New Zealand CEO ...
    Published on 03-19-2021 09:53 AM
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    Auckland, New Zealand - 19th March 2021

    Emirates Team New Zealand is pleased to confirm that the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron has accepted a Notice of Challenge for the 37th America’s Cup (AC37) ...
    Published on 03-17-2021 10:13 AM
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    Auckland, New Zealand – 17th March 2021

    Both crews headed out to the Hauraki Gulf today looking to keep it simple, and stick to what they had trained for years to do. That was the plan – and then Emirates Team New Zealand lifted the intensity after the start of Race 10, to take their fifth race in a row and win the 36th America’s Cup presented by Prada.

    Published on 03-16-2021 09:01 AM
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    Auckland, New Zealand - 16th March 2021

    Both teams headed out to course C onto the Hauraki Gulf today with the same game plan. Keeping it simple - and just focusing on the next race. In what has become a roller coaster of extreme emotions ...
    Published on 03-15-2021 09:02 AM
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    15th March 2021

    Emirates Team New Zealand take a 5-3 lead

    Day 5 of the America’s Cup presented by PRADA was without a doubt the most heart stopping of the 36th America’s Cup. After four days of deadlock and races decided 5 minutes after the start, today Emirates Team New Zealand put 2 points on the scoreboard and took a 2 win lead over Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli.

    For the first time in this America’s Cup both races saw lead changes. Unsteady and light winds played a big role in the change of fortunes as being on the foils meant the difference ...
    Published on 03-12-2021 08:49 AM
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    Auckland, New Zealand - 12th March 2021

    After Wednesday’s opening salvo of the 36th America’s Cup presented by Prada produced a 1-1 scoreline for defender Emirates Team New Zealand, and challenger Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli, yesterday’s lay day saw both teams remaining ashore using their time wisely. The shore crew checked every component of the AC75, whilst the sailing ...
    Published on 03-09-2021 10:45 PM
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    It was impossible to exaggerate the importance and significance of the of the first race in any America’s Cup as the anticipation and build up that proceeds the first day is beyond anything else in sport.

    The day one of the 36th America’s Cup presented by PRADA didn’t disappoint with the Defender Emirates Team New Zealand and the Challenger Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli sitting on a tie after two races. Pretty even performances between the two boats once again confirmed that there is not space for mistakes.

    Today’s results clearly show that there ...
    Published on 03-09-2021 11:22 AM
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    Three months after the first official race for the new AC75 class, the 36th America’s Cup presented by PRADA looks set to lay a marker down in history, with the first race of the Match starting tomorrow 10th of March at 4:15pm NZT.

    Emirates Team New Zealand Skipper Peter Burling and Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Skipper & Team Director Max Sirena fronted today the opening press conference, ahead of tomorrow’s start to the best of 13 race series.

    Fast, extreme boats capable of previously unimaginable speeds have been the obvious focus for attention. ...
    Published on 03-05-2021 10:51 AM
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    The highly anticipated Race 1 of the 36th America’s Cup Match will start shortly after 4 pm (NZT) on Wednesday 10th March after ...
    Published on 03-02-2021 11:02 AM
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    The latest lockdown in Auckland has delivered a new challenge to both Emirates Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli as they prepare for the 36th America’s Cup Match. The level 3 restrictions that were announced by the Government late on Saturday night have already seen the postponement of the start of the Match. There will be no racing this weekend, Wednesday 10 March is the earliest that racing can start. ...
    Published on 02-21-2021 06:41 PM
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    The G.H. Mumm Champagne was flowing for Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli who sailed to victory today in the PRADA Cup Final. The Italians winning the Series 7-1 over INEOS TEAM UK, now move onto the America’s Cup Match, the ultimate goal four years in the making, starting in 12 days time.

    Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli outraced the British team in today’s medium to light conditions that proved to favour the Italians so markedly.

    For the second time in their six attempts, Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli ...
    Published on 02-19-2021 11:00 PM
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    INEOS TEAM UK beat Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli

    all images © Studio Borlenghi/COR

    Start: 1715
    Port: GBR
    Stbd: ITA
    Course: E
    Axis: 248
    Length: 1.8nm
    Current: 0.2 knots @ 353
    Wind: 8-12knots 225 degrees

    Winner INEOS TEAM UK – 0:14

    For the second race of the day the breeze had increased slightly. INEOS TEAM UK were first into the pre-start zone and were able to control the start more readily. Two small advantages, but would the British team be able to convert these into an advantage at the start?
    As both boats headed towards the start line, positions were reversed from the first start of ...
    Published on 02-19-2021 02:58 PM
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    © Chris Cameron

    With so much riding on this weekend it is not surprising that all eyes have been on the weather forecast. Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli need just three more wins to take the Prada Cup.

    If they continue their winning streak and deliver two victories today, their path ...