With the entry deadline of March 31st fast approaching, two more teams have been accepted as competitors for the 34th America’s Cup. A formal, public announcements by one team has not yet been made, but China Team revealed that they will be one of the teams to contest the Cup.
“With the deadline for entries coming at the end of this month, it’s fantastic to have two more competitors in the line-up this week,” said Iain Murray, Regatta Director for the 34th America’s Cup. “This brings us up to 10 teams in the competition with a little over a week remaining before the deadline for entries.”
These two competitors for the America’s Cup join ranks with ALEPH-ÉQUIPE DE FRANCE (France), Artemis Racing (Sweden), Emirates Team New Zealand (New Zealand), Energy Team (France), Mascalzone Latino (Italy), ORACLE Racing (USA), Team Australia and one other undisclosed team.
The entry period for the 34th America’s Cup runs from November 1, 2010 to March 31, 2011, so if you’re still thinking of joining the group, you’d best get on it by Thursday.
For the latest developments, go to www.americascup.com.