The 2017 America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta – Lionheart Wins

2017 Class J (Provisional Overall Results)

Superyacht Regatta Video Recap Presentation By Boat International

The results of the America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta are in, and positions and points are listed below. The winner of The Boat International America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta Trophy presented to the overall winner of the regatta is 43.4 metre J-Class Yacht Lionheart.

 

Class A

  1. HIGHLAND FLING 15 2-1-1 = 4
  2. LEOPARD 3 3-2-2 = 7
  3. VISIONE 1-4(DSQ)-4(DNC) = 9

Class B

  1. ACTION 2-3-1 = 6
  2. REBECCA 3-2-2 = 7
  3. SOJANA 4-1-3 = 8
  4. HYPERION 1-4-4 = 9

Class C

  1. BEQUIA 2=1-1 = 4
  2. METEOR 6-2-2 = 10
  3. THE MALTESE FALCON 1-4-6 = 11
  4. WILD HORSES 5-3-3 = 11
  5. COLUMBIA 3-5-5 = 13
  6. AUDREY II 4-6-4 = 14
  7. SILVER SPRAY 8(DNF)-8(DNF)-8 (DNF) = 24

Class J

  1. Lionheart 4-1-2 = 7
  2. Ranger 2-2-6 = 10
  3. Velsheda 3-4-3 = 10
  4. Svea 7-3-1 = 11
  5. Hanuman 1-5-5 = 11
  6. Topaz 5-4/RDG-4 = 13

 

 

J Class Lionheart Wins the America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta 2017

J Class Association – Lionheart won the highly competitive six strong J Class at the second America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta and so lifted the Boat International Superyacht Regatta Trophy for the best performance at the regatta.

Although Lionheart started their regatta on the back foot, left behind when the breeze faded on their side of the first leg of Race 1, they sailed consistently and smartly thereafter, winning Wednesday’s Race 2 and chasing Svea across the line today for second. They win the class by three points from Ranger and Velsheda both tied on ten points.

The record sized J Class fleet was the centre of attention amidst the 20 superyacht crews mustered in Bermuda to enjoy competing against each other and to share in the mounting excitement as the 35thAmerica’s Cup draws to its finale….read more

 

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