Marine News from the Great Lakes

Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series Chicago

Published: Tuesday, May 31, 2016

For the first time in its 165-year history, America’s Cup sailing will take place on fresh water! A qualifying event for the 2017 America’s Cup in Bermuda, six teams will be competing for a chance to win the oldest trophy in international sport by earning points on Lake Michigan, including Oracle Team USA, Artemis Racing (Sweden), Land Rover BAR (Great Britain), SoftBank Team Japan, Groupama France, and Emirates Team New Zealand. 

Chicago’s Navy Pier, celebrating its centennial, is the epicenter of all the action over the course of June 10-12, 2016. Visit for more information on the event and ticket options, including VIP Hospitality.

You can also join the conversation on social media by following LVACWS Chicago - facebook, twitter and Instagram

The Windy City Is Made For This!

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