Sailing News

Youth Americas Cup – first photos of the AC9F foiler on the water

The AC9F 9-meter foiling keelboat to be used at the 2021 Youth Americas Cup has been seen on the water for the first time off Auckland this week (see photo). —– As reported in previous news, teams entered so far span from countries all over the world, with confirmed entries from; New Zealand, China, Australia, Italy, Hong Kong, Switzerland(2), Russia, Argentina, the Netherlands, and more. A late entry period is open until September 2020 and it remains to be seen, how many additional entrants will show up after the Corona crisis. Read the latest version of the Notice of Race available to know more about the interesting format of this event scheduled in February/March 2021. The Youth Americas Cup facebook page and a article in SailWorld on the lastest situation.