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Many people have told me this is their 

"go to source for the best America's Cup info."

On 14 July 2017 I started transitioning the site ... 

  • ... reporting on Team New Zealand's plans for the 36th America's Cup in 2021
  • ... analyzing HOW New Zealand defeated Oracle to win in Bermuda in 2017
  • ... organizing all the background info so YOU can find what you want
  • ... making Cup Experience more interactive and more responsive  - more of a CLUB

Check out the Latest Posts:

What’s Happening in the America’s Cup in Barcelona
11:17 GMT 29 Aug'23 - Don't click yet - I'm building this page right now. 
37th America’s Cup Defense – October 2024 in Barcelona
The title says "defense" not "match" because the first defense, in 1870, was a fleet race and not a match.[...]
AC37 Protocol – Released 17 November 2021
As of 17 November 2021...Team New Zealand published the Protocol on 17 November, as promised. They also released the AC75 Class[...]
Protocol Released for 2021 America’s Cup
Patrizio Bertelli, CEO of PRADA and head of Luna Rossa. Image: Getty Photos Emirates Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa[...]
Oracle’s Disastrous Gybe in Race 2 – America’s Cup 2017 Bermuda
What Happened?? At the beginning of the second upwind leg of Race 2, Oracle trailed New Zealand by over 500[...]
Rolling Stones’ Advice on Protocol for 36th America’s Cup
"You Can't Always Get What You Want"The Rolling Stones must have been singing about the America's Cup. Opinions are flying[...]
America’s Cup Brand Identity
When ACEA persuaded Louis Vuitton to return as a sponsor they attached the luxury brand's name to all phases of[...]
How Good Were Jack’s America’s Cup Predictions?
Before the Match began, I made some predictions. Some were better than others...Neither team will sweep the other - it[...]

About your Editor... 

I'll be your guide to the weird world of the America's Cup. Paraphrasing Charles Burgess, "I must confess to an absorbing interest in the America's Cup. It has the fascination of sin."

Bob Fisher's history of the America's Cup

Bob Fisher's history of the America's Cup "An Absorbing Interest"

That is also the name of Bob Fisher's encyclopedic two volume reference on the America's Cup.

Jack Griffin - Editor, interviewed by Bermuda Broadcasting Company - America's Cup 2017
Jack Griffin
Editor - Cup Experience