• ORACLE TEAM USA

    Defender
    helmsman Jimmy Spithill

    ORACLE TEAM USA is the defending champion of the America’s Cup, after winning the last two editions in 2010 and 2013.

    oracle-team-usa.americascup.com
  • Artemis Racing

    Challenger
    helmsman Nathan Outteridge

    Artemis Racing is a team of Olympic champions, from Team Manager / Tactician Iain Percy (two gold medals - 2000, 2008) to helmsman Nathan Outteridge (gold - 2012).

    artemis-racing.americascup.com
  • Emirates Team New Zealand

    Challenger
    helmsman Peter Burling

    Emirates Team New Zealand came within one win of taking the America’s Cup home in 2013. After blasting their way through the Challengers’ elimination series, and a gutsy performance in the Match, the team finished on the wrong side of one of the greatest comebacks in all of sport.

    emirates-team-new-zealand.americascup.com
  • Groupama Team France

    Challenger
    helmsman Franck Cammas

    Groupama Team France is the latest French challenger to the America’s Cup, but the first in the multihull era, a type of sailing that is popular in France and in which French sailors excel.

    groupamateamfrance.americascup.com
  • Land Rover BAR

    Challenger
    helmsman Sir Ben Ainslie

    Land Rover BAR is a new challenger for the America’s Cup, but that description belies the experience on tap. Team principal and skipper Sir Ben Ainslie is on his fourth America’s Cup campaign after helping ORACLE TEAM USA win the Cup in 2013.

    land-rover-bar.americascup.com
  • SoftBank Team Japan

    Challenger
    helmsman Dean Barker

    After leaving Team New Zealand, Dean Barker didn’t waste much time in finding a new position - settling in as skipper and CEO of the new Japanese team, SoftBank Team Japan.

    softbank-team-japan.americascup.com