LATEST NEWS

  • Media ID-2691

    ON THE WATER IN PENSACOLA

    Dozens of team personnel follow DEFIANT onto the water each day the boat goes out, including shore crew, coaches, safety specialists, designers, alternate sailors, and more.

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  • Media ID-2657

    TRUST IS EARNED

    140 people. 3 years planning. 27,768 hours training. Here are the sights and sounds of trust being earned, on and off the water.

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  • Media ID-2394

    AMERICAN MAGIC SIGNS PREMIUM AUTOMAKER AS OFFICIAL PARTNER

    BMW of North America will be the exclusive premium automotive provider of the team during its campaign to reclaim the America’s Cup for the United States and the New York Yacht Club.

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  • Media ID-1737

    A RETURN TO PENSACOLA

    American Magic in 2018 became the first America’s Cup team to train on the Gulf Coast of Florida since 1970. The team has returned to the natural foiling venue for a second winter with its new AC75, DEFIANT.

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  • Media ID-1733

    ARTIST NOTES: DEFIANT IN PENSACOLA

    The second edition of the American Magic Team Artwork Series by David Doran arrives in time for the holidays, and DEFIANT makes an impressive illustrated debut.

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  • Media ID-1730

    FLYING TOWARDS THE AMERICA'S CUP

    Airbus innovation is a special ingredient in American Magic’s ongoing quest for the oldest trophy in international sports.

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  • Media ID-1727

    BUILDING THE FUTURE

    There are few more tangible ways to impact the future of sailing than to help build an America's Cup class boat. If you are an experienced boat builder or composites technician, American Magic would love to hear from you.

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  • Media ID-1594

    A FIRST FLIGHT AND A NAME: DEFIANT

    After an estimated 76,000 combined hours of fabrication and finishing work by the production and shore teams of American Magic, the U.S. Challenger's first AC75 racing boat was officially named and launched on September 14th, 2019.

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  • Media ID-1585

    TSI JOINS THE TEAM

    TSI Incorporated, an industry leader in the design and production of precision measurement instruments and solutions, has joined the campaign as a Team Partner.

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  • Media ID-1548

    TEAM ARTWORK SERIES LAUNCHED

    Seeking to add to the deep catalogue of America's Cup-inspired marine art, American Magic has partnered with renowned illustrator David Doran on the first of a planned series of four original pieces depicting key stages of the campaign.

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  • Media ID-1441

    THE IYRS INJECTION

    With nine graduates currently among our boatbuilding ranks in Bristol, Rhode Island, the IYRS School of Technology & Trades is a key community partner for our campaign to bring the Cup back to Newport.

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  • Media ID-1220

    TODAY'S TEAM, TOMORROW'S TALENT

    American Magic sailors pitch in with coaching at Youth Champs, sharing knowledge, processes and stories with 83 top youth sailors in Beach Haven, New Jersey.

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  • Media ID-1125

    BOOSTING FUTURE AMERICA'S CUP SAILORS

    American Magic sailors will join the event coaching staff for the the 2019 U.S. Youth Sailing Championships in Beach Haven, New Jersey.

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  • Media ID-1086

    WELCOME TO FLIGHT SCHOOL

    Watch as American Magic sailors, designers and shore crew put the Mule through its paces in Pensacola.

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  • Media ID-699

    REBUILDING AN AMERICA'S CUP CULTURE, ONE BOAT AT A TIME

    With nine graduates of Newport’s IYRS School of Technology and Trades already working in the Bristol, R.I. production facility for American Magic, the two organizations have announced plans to formally collaborate and strengthen the marine and composite fabrication industries in the United States.

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  • Media ID-690

    INNOVATION THROUGH SAILING

    New York Yacht Club American Magic benefits from early collaboration with Official Innovation Partner AIRBUS to make flight faster and safer every day.

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  • Media ID-143

    BOOSTING PUBLIC SAILING IN HOME WATERS

    American Magic set to boost community sailing programs in Rhode Island; new partner Sail Newport to host a team presentation on March 19th at Newport's historic Jane Pickens Theater.

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  • Media ID-336

    PARKER HANNIFIN NAMED OFFICIAL CONTROL SYSTEMS PARTNER

    The global leader in motion control technologies will work with the America's Cup Challenger to develop and implement state-of-the-art systems for the team’s racing boats.

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  • Media ID-320

    WINTER BASE OPENS AT PORT OF PENSACOLA

    The Port of Pensacola, on Florida's Gulf Coast, will serve as the team’s winter training base in late 2018 and early 2019.

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  • Media ID-141

    HELLY HANSEN & AMERICAN MAGIC TO TAKE ON THE AMERICA'S CUP

    Apparel Partnership announcement between Helly Hansen and American Magic

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  • Media ID-138

    AMERICA'S CUP CHALLENGER TAPS AIRBUS EXPERTISE

    Innovation Partnership announcement between Airbus and American Magic

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  • Media ID-129

    TRAINING WEEK AT OAKCLIFF

    American Magic is always looking to positively impact and inspire the next generation of home-grown America's Cup sailors. It was a great week down at Oakcliff Sailing engaging a group of young, hard-working prospects.

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  • Media ID-3

    SKIPPER'S NOTES: US SAILING ON THE RISE

    On the biggest stage in youth sailing, the U.S. Youth Worlds Team showed that the future could not be any brighter.

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  • Media ID-9

    OPTI NATIONALS PRESENTATION

    New York Yacht Club American Magic, the U.S. sailing team challenging for the 36th America’s Cup, delivered a keynote presentation to open the 2018 Optimist Class U.S. National Championship in Pensacola, Florida.

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  • Media ID-16

    AMERICA'S CUP BOAT CONSTRUCTION

    RHODE ISLAND MARINE INDUSTRY TO LEAD CUTTING-EDGE AMERICA’S CUP BOAT CONSTRUCTION

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  • Media ID-15

    SAILING TEAM ROSTER RELEASED

    SAILING TEAM ROSTER RELEASED BY AMERICA’S CUP CHALLENGER NEW YORK YACHT CLUB AMERICAN MAGIC

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  • Media ID-17

    ESTECO PARTNERSHIP

    NEW YORK YACHT CLUB AMERICAN MAGIC PARTNERS WITH SIMULATION SOFTWARE FIRM ESTECO

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  • Media ID-18

    CONGRESSIONAL CUP REPORT

    NEW YORK YACHT CLUB AMERICAN MAGIC TAKES FIRST COMPETITIVE STEPS IN LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA

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