One of the next year’s America’s Cup World Series events may be held at Auckland. The qualifier matches and playoffs will be held in 2015 and 2016 respectively and the finals will be held in 2017. Two venues for the events have already been announced. And the other venues will be chosen unanimously by the participating teams.

Harvey Schiller said that for the first time in the history of America’s Cup World Series, each of the teams is given a chance to play host to the competition’s events.  He said that the six teams participating in the competition are inclined to play host to at least one event in the next two years and he said that the authorities will be planning the events keeping the aforementioned fact in mind. (more…)