It's an exciting day as racing kicks off with the PRADA Auckland World Series Race (17 - 19 December).
The Race Village is open and free to enter, come down at 11:30 for the Pre-Race show and meet the crews on the main stage on Te Wero Island.
First race will start at 15:12 and will see Emirates Team New Zealand facing Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team. Race 2 (American Magic VS INEOS TEAM UK) will start at 15:50, Race 3 (INEOS TEAM UK VS Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team) is foreseen for 16:42PM. Last race of the day will see American Magic facing the Defender Emirates Team New Zealand at 17:20.
Course Area C will be used for racing today 17 December 2020 and weather forecast are for Southwest breezes and moderate wind 15 to 19 knots with low tide at 16:13.
Before you head out on the water be sure to download and read the course charts and speed restrictions. You can download them here. Watch the video below with Ray Davies (Emirates Team New Zealand) and Martin Paget (On Water Operations Manager) to find out all that you need to know to be amongst the action.