America´s Cup - the heritage collection
America´s Cup is the oldest active trophy in international sport and is yachting´s biggest prize. The silver trophy was original known as the 100 pounds cup, a sailing competition around the Isle of Wight organized by the Royal Yacht Squadron of Great Britain in 1851. The cup was won by the 100 foot schooner, the “America”, from New York City.
For the 35th edition CODE-ZERO developed an exclusive Americas´s Cup heritage collection. A unique collection of 35 polos available in different colors and representing the winner of each America´s Cup Challenge. Inspired by and a tribute to the rich heritage of the America´s Cup and the teams which took part of this sailing legacy.
Bermuda: home of the 2017 America’s Cup
In June 2017, Bermuda will host the 35th edition of the America´s Cup where the best sailors on the fastest boats will battle for the oldest trophy in international sport.
The racing starts with the Louis Vuitton America´s Cup Qualifiers then the top challenger will meet the defending champions Oracle Team USA, winner of the 2013 America´s Cup.