Race Village day ticket - £25
Premier Grandstand day ticket - £60
Sailors Lounge day ticket - £120
Victory Lounge VIP Hospitality - £595 (+VAT)
Visit the America's Cup World Series site for additional ticket info.
The Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth
The best sailors, the fastest boats, watch the excitement and join the action:
The first Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth event saw close to a quarter of a million people visit Portsmouth to watch the six America’s Cup teams battle it out on high-speed, flying catamarans. The most spectacular show in sailing returns to Portsmouth 21-24 July 2016 and is set to be even more incredible with a new-look ticket only ‘Race Village’ in a compact but content rich area in Southsea located around the Southsea Castle area locally known as 'Bandstand Field' and 'Castle Field'. The excitement for the event is already building with tickets selling fast!
The Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series is a premier racing circuit that forms part of the 35th America’s Cup sailing programme. The series features the best sailors in the world competing on AC45F (45 foot foiling) catamarans. The circuit will travel to a number of locations around the world in 2015 and 2016. Portsmouth was the first event of the series with local heroes Land Rover Ben Ainslie Racing winning the event in front of their home crowd. They will be looking to defend their title in July 2016.
Public Festival & Entertainment
The official event ticketed Race Village is where you get under the skin of the America’s Cup. See the sailor’s close-up, learn about the racing and the technology with live commentary and big screens to give you a blow-by-blow account of the racing as the teams reach incredible speeds.
The public show starts on shore and on water from Friday 22 through to Sunday 24, July. Adult ‘Race Village’ tickets are priced from £25 per day; there are also affordable ticket options for families, with half-price tickets for under-16s, and free entry for the under-5s. The Premier Grandstand seat upgrade returns for 2016 offers fantastic views of the race course with great live audio commentary as the teams battle it out at speeds reaching 40mph. Finally a new ‘Sailors Lounge’ option offers an exclusive covered sailing club-style sports bar area with limited capacity tickets available per day.
Racing will again be held directly in front of the ‘Race Village’ making it the place to enjoy views of the exhilarating action. The ‘Race Village’ will also be packed with new innovative displays and features including more hands-on exhibits giving insights into this unique competition, featuring an all new Tech-Zone and Sailing Team Hubs, where visitors can get an up-close look at the sailing ‘pit lanes’. Fans can also listen to expert insight with the live Dock-out and Dock-in shows bringing the sailing teams to the fans before and after racing.
The America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth event in 2016 will deliver an incredible four days of world class sport and entertainment action, family friendly, fun filled and action packed. Portsmouth will offer spectacular views of AC45 (45 foot flying catamarans) racing from the shore and on water. Thrilling and exciting fleet racing with these impressive boats will be a spectacle not to be missed.
Don’t miss your chance to watch the world’s best sailors compete on the world’s fastest boats as sailing takes flight in Portsmouth, from July 21-24, 2016.
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