America's Cup


Team NZ trade blue seas for green screens as sailors have a bit of fun at promo shoot

The crew shot content for upcoming live TV coverage which will be used from December.


Full sail: American Magic to charge ahead with America's Cup quest after successful debut on NZ waters

The New York Yacht Club's crew hit the water for the first time in months yesterday.


America's Cup: Dean Barker’s American Magic begin training on Waitematā Harbour

The team haven’t sailed in nearly five months since moving their base from the US.


Team NZ's US rivals take in Wynyard Wharf's views after managed-isolation release

American Magic CEO and skipper Terry Hutchinson is out of quarantine and ready to begin his campaign.

Team NZ renting Viaduct headquarters for $1 a year resulting in $13 million council revenue loss

In a statement, Auckland Council said it is looking at moving Team NZ's base sooner to gather revenue.


Government freezes America's Cup funding amid investigation into financial mismanagement

"This will be revisited pending the outcome of the process," an MBIE official said.


Team NZ’s use of public money being investigated, but Grant Dalton says they fell victim to hackers

A leaked letter shows serious questions are being asked about the syndicate's ability to deliver after $250 million of funding for the event.


Power wielded by Team NZ CEO Grant Dalton under scrutiny amid MBIE investigation

Sources tell 1 NEWS they aren't surprised by this sort of blow-up over concerns about Team NZ’s governance.


Matty McLean gets America's Cup grinding tutorial from Blair Tuke

The Team NZ sailor put the Breakfast weatherman through his paces this morning.


Dean Barker out of isolation as American Magic become first America’s Cup challenger on NZ soil

Barker is the helmsman on the team's boat, Defiant, which touched the water today.


Consultancy firm helping with America’s Cup fired after Team NZ accuse it of leaking info

The alleged informants are also accused of leaking information to a government department.


First America's Cup challenger boat arrives in Auckland

American Magic's test AC75, named Defiant, has arrived on board a container ship.


Three years to the day: Peter Burling reflects on Team NZ’s historic America’s Cup win

It’s been exactly three years since Burling and the team reclaimed the Auld Mug.


Team NZ working round the clock to finish their race boat, Te Aihe

The sailing team led by Peter Burling is also heavily invested in the design process.


American and British America’a Cup challengers could be in NZ as soon as next week

1 NEWS understands Luna Rosa are talking with officials and an application will be in soon from them.


Relief as easing of border restrictions allows America's Cup challengers, others into NZ

International students, however, were not among the lucky ones today.


Two America's Cup challengers cleared to enter New Zealand

The Government has confirmed American Magic and INEOS Team UK can enter the country to prepare for the 2021 regatta.


Concerns America’s Cup could be moved or postponed over visa exemption delay

1 NEWS understands the American ambassador has been involved as frustration from teams builds.


America's Cup challengers remain hopeful they'll be here in weeks despite border closure

New images from Florida show American Magic's boat being loaded on to a ship bound for Auckland.


'It's catastrophic for us' - America's Cup challengers vent over NZ border ban

Border restrictions have seen challengers American Magic and Ineos Team UK shut out.

America's Cup challengers frustrated with NZ Govt as Covid-19 holds up entering country

A lack of clarity on whether or not team members can get into NZ is causing concern in the US and UK.


Reliving Team NZ's first America's Cup win, and the wild celebrations afterwards

The Kiwi crew captured the Auld Mug on this day, 25 years ago.


Today marks 25th anniversary of Team New Zealand's maiden America's Cup win

May 14 commemorates 25 years to the day since New Zealand claimed the Auld Mug.


Remembering 25 years since Team NZ's famous maiden America's Cup triumph

Today marks the anniversary of Team New Zealand's final series against Young America.


Emirates Team NZ return to the water, but under Alert Level 3 restrictions

The crew wore alarmed separation devices to make sure they were two metres apart.

America's Cup World Series event cancelled due to coronavirus

Scheduled for Sardinia, Italy, the event has now been axed ahead of next month's regatta.

America's Cup challengers release spectacular footage of near-disaster in training

It's also believed former Team NZ skipper Dean Barker was at the helm at the time of the crash.


America’s Cup hopeful Stars and Strips strapped for cash as deadline passes

But Team NZ’s Grant Dalton isn’t buying the argument the regatta is too expensive.

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