Meet the Skippers

Meet the Skippers © Gilles Martin-Raget / ACEA

On Tuesday morning the eight skippers of the AC World Series teams will be on stage at a public, 'Meet the Skippers' press conference on the public stage at the AC Village in Fort Adams.

Beginning at 11:00, the skippers, plus other America's Cup personalities, will be on hand to take questions from media and public alike.

The iconic America's Cup trophy will also be on display at the Exploration Zone presented by Fidelity, nearby to the Meet the Skippers event.

Championship Racing in the AC World Series Newport starts on Thursday June 28 and runs through July 1, when the title for the inaugural 2011-12 AC World Series will be decided.