Oracle Team USA's comeback in the America's Cup

Video, unique photo essays and clear explanations of how the Emirates Team New Zealand innovated foiling technology, ran a superbly organized campaign, got a quick jump in the regatta but were defeated at the last moment by a determined defender.

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Ben Ainslie's budget for the 2017 is $130 million - about the same level as budgets in the 2013 America's Cup.

Loïck Peyron has re-signed with Artemis Racing for the 35th America's Cup. He will play multiple roles: member of the design team, backup helmsman and technical sailing coach.

Kiwi Adam Minoprio joins Luna Rossa for the 2017 America's Cup.

Details of likely rules for the 2017 America's Cup come from interviews with Iain Murray, CEO of America's Cup Challenger Team Australia and Russsell Coutts, CEO of defender Oracle Team USA.

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Jack Griffin

Jack Griffin

Are you a world class racing sailor? Or a nautical newbie? Or somewhere in between?  Whatever your level of sailing knowledge, I'll be your personal guide to the America's Cup, giving you all the practical "when-what-where-who" info and taking you backstage to get the insider scoop on the competitors. I'm working for you to find out about cool events happening on shore, and how to watch - on shore, on the water, on TV or online. 



Four teams built AC72 catamarans.