Sailing enthusiasts and sports fans around the world have been eagerly awaiting the 26th of May 2017. On this day, the 35th America’s Cup gets underway; it is the most technologically challenging regatta in the world and is the battle for the oldest international sporting trophy. The best sailors in the world will go head to head in thrilling match racing duels on “flying catamarans” off the coast of Bermuda. You don’t want to miss the Formula 1 of sailing: This page contains all the important information and news on the event – and information on how to follow the event.
BMW is on board the 35th America’s Cup as "Global Partner" of the America’s Cup Event Authority (ACEA), the event organizer. BMW is also supporting ORACLE TEAM USA as Technology Partner. The team’s mission is to win the America’s Cup for the third consecutive time. The two partnerships take the premium automobile manufacturer’s involvement as a partner of global competitive sailing to a new level.