• America’s Cup

    America’s Cup, Helly Hansen ancora insieme ad American Magic

    by  • 19 September 2022 • America's Cup, American Magic, Helly Hansen, In evidenza, Vela

    Il brand norvegese Helly Hansen, leader nell'abbigliamento tecnico per la vela, ha annunciato che sarà nuovamente al fianco di American Magic, la sfida del New York Yacht Club alla prossima Coppa America. Già partner nella edizione di Auckland, Helly Hansen e American Magic potranno avvantaggiarsi dalla comune esperienza unendo le forze con l'obiettivo dichiarato di riportare negli Stati Uniti il più ambito trofeo del mondo della vela. Nei rispettivi campi, Helly Hansen e il New York Yacht Club sono accomunati da una mentalità innovativa e dinamica, che punta a sviluppare tecnologie all'avanguardia per ottenere le massime prestazioni. In vista...

    America’s Cup, base allocation

    by  • 3 August 2022 • America's Cup, Breaking news, English, Vela

    “Like a jewel in the sun” was how Montserrat Caballé and Freddy Mercury described Barcelona in their famous song about the Catalan capital and the city is starting to shine as preparations are well underway to welcome the teams to their new bases. Base allocation is coming together, just four months after the venue announcement, with the confirmed sites now ready for selection in strict order of entry as set out in the Protocol.

    America’s Cup, the spying game

    by  • 21 July 2022 • America's Cup, Breaking news, In evidenza, Vela

    Spying in the America’s Cup has been far more than a recent phenomenon, documented even as far back to racing in the 19th Century, but for modern teams it has been a significant budget drag with ever more sophisticated technology being deployed to measure, capture and record everything from outright speed through to manoeuvres, sail plans, wing design, onboard control systems and aero packages. Drones, trackers, submersibles even, have been rumoured as syndicates vie to get crucial data that could mean the difference between winning and losing.

    America’s Cup, Tom Slingsby joins American Magic

    by  • 16 May 2022 • America's Cup, American Magic, Breaking news, English, In evidenza, Vela

    Nearly a decade ago, Tom Slingsby helped an American team win the most prestigious trophy in sailing, the 34th America’s Cup. In 2024, he hopes to do it again. New York Yacht Club American Magic is pleased to announce it has signed Slingsby, a 2012 Olympic gold medalist and multi-class world champion, to its sailing team for its pursuit of the 37th America’s Cup, which will be sailed off Barcelona, Spain, in the Fall of 2024.