Sitting down with Cup stakeholders

In this edition of Shirley Robertson’s Sailing Podcast, the double Olympic gold medalist Robertson sits down with several of the America’s Cup’s key stakeholders as they discuss the excitement behind the venue selection.

It’s been just over a year since Emirates Team New Zealand successfully defended the Cup on home waters in Auckland, and following a rigorous and in depth selection process, Emirates Team New Zealand CEO Grant Dalton was excited to name the Spanish city as the winning venue in a tender process that included three other significantly attractive bids.

Dalton kicks off the podcast with a discussion about the process itself, highlighting what it was about Barcelona’s bid that saw them come out on top, before inevitably discussing the complicated decision to hold the Cup away from Auckland…

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