35th America's Cup Racing Schedule: Week 4
A Landlubber's Guide to The America's Cup

35th America's Cup Racing Schedule: Week 4

Monday, June 12 (TBC)Louis Vuitton America's Cup Challenger Playoffs Final2pm - 4pmRace 7*Race 8*Race 9*Red Bull Youth America's Cup Qualifier 1AC Village open 11am - 5pm Tuesday, June 13America's Cup Superyacht Regatta - Starts at 11amRed Bull Youth America's Cup Qualifier 1 AC Village open 11am - 5pm Wednesday, June 14America's Cup Superyacht Regatta - Starts at 11am Pirates & PlunderHarbour Nights Thursday, June 15America's Cup Superyacht Regatta - Starts at 11amRed Bull Youth America's Cup Qualifier 2 Friday, June…


A Landlubber's Guide to The America's Cup

TeamBDA

‘‘This is a time for bold measures. This is the country, and you are the generation.” —Bono TeamBDA will make history in the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup when it takes to the Great Sound in next week's competition.In August…


A Landlubber's Guide to The America's Cup

Landlubber's Terminology

[caption id="attachment_5724" align="alignnone" width=""]Team Groupama grinders in action at right. In the foreground is the trampoline.[/caption]AbandonTo abandon a race means to stop racing prior to a yacht having sailed the course.BoundaryThe line that marks the limits of the racing area.CapsizeA…


A Landlubber's Guide to The America's Cup

Meet the Skippers: Part I

Jimmy SpithillORACLE Team USAIt didn’t take long before the America’s Cup took notice of Spithill’s prodigious talent. Signed by Young Australia in 2000, he became the youngest ever America’s Cup skipper at just 19-years-old. He’s also the youngest ever winner…


A Landlubber's Guide to The America's Cup

Roles on the Boat Defined

This graphic explains just what each of the roles on the boat are and how the crew works.          

A Landlubber's Guide to The America's Cup

35th America's Cup Racing Schedule: Week 3

Monday, June 5Semi Finals 1, Race 1: NZ vs GBR, 2:08pmSemi Finals 2, Race 1: SWE vs JPN, 2:37pmSemi Finals 1, Race 2: GBR vs NZ, 3:06pmSemi Finals 2, Race 2: JPN vs SWE, 3:35pmTall Ships Festival Tuesday, June 6Louis…