Auckland COVID outbreak forces America’s Cup postponement

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The first weekend of sailing in the America's Cup has been postponed after new COVID-19 cases were reported in Auckland. It is now not likely to begin until March 10. [more]

America’s Cup organizers, Luna Rossa vie over COVID lockdown

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Challenger of Record Luna Rossa and America’s Cup organizers are divided over how the regatta should proceed while Auckland remains under limited lockdown because of a small community outbreak of COVID-19. [more]

Coronavirus outbreak postpones America’s Cup racing

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AUCKLAND, New Zealand — Racing in the America’s Cup challenger series will be delayed by at least a day after a community outbreak of COVID-19 Sunday forced Auckland city into limited lockdown. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Auckland will move into Level 3 lockdown after three community cases were detected in a southern [more]