America's Cup

America's Cup

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The America's Cup is the oldest international sporting trophy. Affectionately known as the Auld Mug, the America's Cup is a trophy awarded to the winner of the match races between two sailing yachts. One yacht, known as the defender, represents the yacht club that currently holds the America's Cup and the second yacht, known as the challenger, represents the yacht club that is challenging for the cup. The timing of each match is determined by an agreement between the defender and the challenger.

Check out all of the action including:

Emirates Team New Zealand - 35th AC
LandRover BAR - 35th AC
SoftBank Team - 35th AC
35th AC World Series
35th America's Cup - Bermuda
Emirates Team New Zealand - 36th AC
INEOS Team UK - 36th AC
Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team - 36th AC

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America's Cup
  • AC75 Luna Rossa is launched in Cagliari

    The next America's Cup boat was launched in Cagliari with the blessing from the Archbishop and christened by Prada - welcome to the AC75 Luna Rossa. Plenty of VIP's alongside a very proud Max Sirena, Team Director and Skipper, who will be pushing for his third win out of seven AC campaigns.

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  • Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team - Tacking Back Home

    Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team enjoying the training out on their AC75 in Auckland harbour after a hard day on the water.

    Video Producer: Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team

  • Prada America's Cup World Series & Christmas Cup - Day One

    Practice is over and racing has begun in Auckland. Brutal day for INEOS Team UK and American Magic tops the table skippered by local Kiwi Dean Barker. Footage © Emirates Team New Zealand, INEOS Team UK, Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team

    Video Producer: VR Sport Media

  • Prada America's Cup World Series & Christmas Cup - Day Two

    The war on words is alive and kicking in Auckland - the infamous Ainslie comments on the Foil Cant system didn't go down well with the supplier… Racing was fast and furious with both American Magic and Emirates Team New Zealand topping the table. Footage © America's Cup - Challenger of Record - A...

  • Prada America's Cup World Series & Christmas Cup - Day Three

    Final day of the AC World Series - plenty of things to learn for all the teams and for some, plenty of head scratching. Emirates have won the skirmish but the battle is next year and then if you get through as the Challenger, its war! Footage © America's Cup - Challenger of Record - ACPI - ATEED ...

  • Prada America's Cup Christmas Cup - Low Riding

    Beautiful hot summer's day to spend in Auckland harbour for the AC75s - unfortunately they need a breeze to keep them flying or they drop to become a 'low rider' and that's not good! Footage © America's Cup - Challenger of Record - ACPI - ATEED

    Video Producer: VR Sport Media

  • The Prada Cup - Round Robin - Day One

    As we said "As with any good general (or 'Gov') you review, regroup and retrain.." The Gov's back and first two skirmishes go to INEOS Team UK - it's only the start but let's get ready to rumble! Footage © America's Cup - Challenger of Record

    Video Producer: VR Sport Media

  • The Prada Cup - Round Robin - Day Two

    It should be no surprise that INEOS Team UK has improved - the pedigree of the sailors and support crew is exceptional. Day Two and much lighter winds which many predicated would bring the Brits down to earth.. Footage © America's Cup - Challenger of Record

    Video Producer: VR Sport Media