Laurent Esquier, CEO of COR 36: "We look forward to Auckland where we will organise the Challenger Selection Series in January and February 2021"
Monday 26 March 2018 –
The agreement defines the location of the America’s Cup America's Cup #AmericasCup Village, as well as the team bases, and represents a considerable investment in the waterfront area.
COR 36, the operational arm of Luna Rossa – Challenger of Record Record #sailingrecord for the 36th America’s Cup America's Cup #AmericasCup , applauds this agreement. It is a major milestone on the journey to the next edition of the oldest trophy in sport.
“On behalf of the Challengers, we are very pleased about this announcement. We look forward to Auckland where we will organise the Christmas Race in December 2020 and The Prada Cup – the Challenger Selection Series in January and February 2021. Well done, Auckland – bring on AC36!” said Laurent Esquier, CEO of COR 36.
COR 36 is the operational arm of the Challenger of Record for the 36th America’s Cup and is responsible for the organisation of the America’s Cup World Series (five events in 2019-2020), the Christmas Race (December 2020) and the Challenger Selection Series - The Prada Cup in January-February 2021 in Auckland, NZ.