Sailing News

Youth Americas Cup canceled!


Yesterday, the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) announced that the Youth Americas Cup event, scheduled for January 2021, has been canceled due to New Zealand Government restrictions around immigration. 19 teams from 13 nations (among them a USA team) were on the entry list, and with the AC9F foiling monohull, a special down-sized Americas Cup type yacht had been developed and successfully launched ……. in vain! —– The news in SailWorld.