This is a yacht for America’s Cup

Thursday late evening hangar shipyard Persico Marine in Bergamo left the yacht class AC75 Italian team Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli, built to participate in the 36th draw of the America’s Cup. Night the boat was taken to Livorno, from where the ferry to the island of Sardinia, where the base team Luna Rossa. The official launching of the yachts on the water was originally scheduled for 25 August, but is now given another date – 9 September. What was the Read more

This is a yacht for the America's Cup

Today       This is a yacht for the America's Cup       Late on Thursday, the Persico Marine shipyard hangar in Bergamo left the AC75 class yacht of the Italian crew Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli, built to participate in the 36th draw of the America's Cup. At night, the boat was delivered to Livorno, from where by ferry – to the island of Sardinia, where the Luna Rossa team base is located. The official launch of the yacht was originally scheduled for August Read more

"America": the reputation of the question

July 10, 2019       "America": the reputation of the question       Is it really fast was the famous schooner? Sergey Borisov tried to find the answer to this question. His essay study was published in the July issue of Yacht Russia. The English defeat in the race around the Isle of Wight in 1851 was a turning point in the history of sailing. No one argues with this: the schooner "America" ​​was the first at the finish, the Cup of Guineas got Read more

“America”: the reputation in question

Whether so rapid was the famous schooner? The answer to this question tried to find Sergey Borisov. His essay-a study published in the July issue of Yacht Russia. The defeat of the British in a race around the Isle of Wight in 1851 was a turning point in the history of sailing. No one is arguing that: the schooner “America” was first at the finish line, the Cup of one hundred guineas she went on law and went overseas on Read more

In close quarters, but not mad: the Netherlands will fight for the America’s Cup

The United team of the Royal yacht club of the Netherlands and massago Royal yacht club became the sixth candidate for the 36th America’s Cup. This is the third of the eight “late orders”, approved by the organizers. Earlier, the luck was with Altus Challenge the Royal Malta yacht club Malta and the Stars & Stripes Team USA of the American yacht club of long beach (state of California). “This is really good news for competition in Auckland in 2021. Read more

To fight for the America’s Cup will be the team on both U.S. coasts

The fifth team, which in 2021 will try to take the new Zealand Emirates Team New Zealand the title of Champions of the America’s Cup, was the Stars & Stripes Team USA of the American yacht club of long beach (state of California). Now in its 36th America’s Cup will involve teams from both coasts of the USA: Stars & Stripes Team USA — from the East and Magic of the American yacht club of new York from the West. Read more

The America’s Cup: challengers became five

About his participation in the 36th draw of the America’s Cup has announced one more team from USA Stars & Stripes Team USA, representing the yacht club of long beach in California. The organizers of the America’s Cup – new Zealand confirmed that the application Stars & Stripes Team USA received and approved. Moreover, they already gave the newcomers a package of documents for the construction of yachts АС75. Thus, in 2021 the fight for the right to fight with Read more

Auckland will introduce an additional fee for large boats during America’s Cup

The city Council of Auckland (New Zealand) offers to charge the owners of yachts that will be anchored in the Hauraki Gulf during the America’s Cup in 2021. It is expected that competition for boats over 40 meters will be approved daily fee $ 23 per square meter. Thus, for example, a 50-metre vessel will refill the city Treasury for 1150 dollars a day. According to adviser Chris Darby (Chris Darby) so the city can pay for the work of Read more

The team from Malta had joined the fleet of America’s Cup

Team Altus Challenge the Royal Malta yacht club Malta became the fourth contender for the 36th America’s Cup. Now she will officially join the Italian Luna Rossa, American Magic and the British INEOS UK Team that in 2021 in Auckland (New Zealand) will try to win the Cup from the current Champions Emirates Team New Zealand. Over 167 years of existence, the Malta Cup has never participated in competitions. The team was the first to file a “late application” for Read more

In the battle for the America’s Cup is entering Malta!

Sensation! Another, the fourth contender for the Cup was the team of Malta Altus, representing the Royal yacht club of Malta. When on 30 November was the deadline for the submission of applications for participation in the 36th America’s Cup, the new Zealand organizers of the competition said that in the last hours before the deadline, I enrolled 8 applications. But from whom exactly, did not specify, noting that all documents will first be carefully studied. Rumored to be among Read more