Emirates America’s Cup Portsmouth
The Emirates America’s Cup World Series will take place in Portsmouth. Dates from the 4th to the 7th of June 2020. It’s the second event of the three-regatta ACWS circuit. This sees the America’s Cup teams racing on their first generation AC75 high-performance foiling monohulls. The teams will face each other during 4 days of racing. Delivering high-performance action close to shore and putting fans at the heart of the competition.
The Solent Waters
The Solent waters will form the race course for the competing America’s Cup teams. They will start training on the 31st of May until the 3rd of June. Prior to the racing starting on the 4th. The race course will have a windward leeward configuration . With an upwind start to ensure a conventional match race pre-start. The teams will be positioned close to the shores off Southsea Common. The Royal Navy and Portsmouth International Port will house the five international America’s Cup teams. Using the extensive maritime facilities in Portsmouth.
The America’s Cup Fans
Fans will be able to enjoy a spectacular event Race Village on the shores of Southsea Common. With both a “free to view” and a ticketed race village being created for this very special event. The Race Village will house jumbo viewing screens with live commentators. America’s Cup exhibits and content to thrill all of the fans. World Class hospitality will be hosted in the historic Southsea Castle. A venue like no other combining history and first class views.
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