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America’s Cup Schedule and Breakfasts

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Royal Akarana Yacht Club will be open on the weekends in the lead up to the America’s Cup and will cater for special AC breakfasts so you can watch the racing with your fellow members.

AC breakfast details are coming soon, but in the mean time, lock these dates into your diary!

Louis Vuitton America’s Cup
Qualifiers

Each team races every other team twice, scoring one point per win. Teams include the defender, Oracle Team USA. The winner of the Qualifiers takes a one-point advantage into the America’s Cup Match.

Note: Great Britain will begin the Qualifiers with a two-point head start and USA a one-point head start for finishing first and second respectively in the AC World Series.

Round Robin 1 Live

Saturday 27 May – 8am to 10am
USA v France
Sweden v Japan
France v New Zealand
Great Britain v Sweden

Sunday 28 May – 5am to 7am
New Zealand
v USA
Great Britain v Japan
Sweden v France
USA v Great Britain

 

Round Robin 2 Live

 

Saturday 3 June – 5am to 7am
New Zealand v Japan
Sweden v USA
New Zealand v France
Japan v Sweden

Sunday 4 June – 5am to 7am
USA v New Zealand
Japan v Great Britain
France v Sweden
Great Britain v USA

Louis Vuitton America’s Cup
Challenger Playoffs

The top four challengers from the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers are split into two semi-finals. The winners then race in a final to determine the top challenger.

Note: Each Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoff round is a first-to-five series.

Final Live

Sunday 11 June – 5am to 7am
Race 1
Race 2
Race 3

35th America’s Cup Match
Presented by Louis Vuitton

The winner of the outs Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoff goes up against the defender, ORACLE TEAM USA in the 35th America’s Cup Match, presented by Louis Vuitton. If the team that wins the Qualifiers in the Match they will start with a one-point advantage.

Note: The first team to earn 7 point wins

35th America’s Cup Match Live 

Sunday 18 June – 5am to 6:30am
Race 1
Race 2

Monday 19 June – 5am to 6:30am
Race 3
Race 4

Sunday 25 June – 5am to 6:30am
Race 5
Race 6

Monday 26 June – 5am to 6:30am
Race 7*
Race 8*

Tuesday 27 June – 5am to 6:30am
Race 9*
Race 10*

Wednesday 28 June – 5am to 7am
Race 11*
Race 12*
Race 13*

*if required

By |May 18th, 2017|Categories: All News|

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