America's Cup World Series
The America’s Cup World Series is a series of three preliminary regattas that offer the teams the vital opportunity to practice in their revolutionary AC75 foiling monohulls in match racing conditions. It decides the seeding for the tournament ladder board for the Prada Cup.
17 December—20 December 2020
The quest for the ultimate prize, the America's Cup, begins with winning the Prada Cup in Auckland. It is the winner of the Prada Cup who will be selected to face Emirates Team New Zealand in the America’s Cup.
Round Robin 15 January—24 January 2021
Repechage 29 January—2 February 2021
Prada Cup Final 13 February—22 February 2021
The 36th edition of the America’s Cup will see the Defender, Emirates Team New Zealand, racing against the winner of the Prada Cup, the Challenger Selection Series, with the winner being the first team to score seven points.
6 March—15 March 2021