Emirates Team New Zealand

The world's leading sailing brand can now be found at Auckland Airport, as Emirates Team New Zealand look to defend the America’s Cup in Auckland in 2021.


1851 signalled the first challenge for what is now called the America’s Cup because it was won by a schooner called ‘AMERICA’. Pre dating the modern Olympics by 45 years it is the oldest trophy in international sports.

Founded in 1993 and successfully winning the America’s Cup in 1995, Emirates Team New Zealand represent the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron and will look to defend the 36th America’s Cup being sailed in the Hauraki Gulf, Auckland 2021.