2000 America's Cup
The 30th America's Cup was contested between the holder, Team New Zealand, and the winner of the 2000 Louis Vuitton Cup, Prada Challenge. It was the first America's Cup without an American challenger or defender.
|Defender New Zealand|
|Defender club:||Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron|
|Challenger club:||Yacht Club Punta Ala|
|Location:||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Dates:||20 February – 2 March 2000|
|Rule:||International America's Cup Class|
|Winner:||Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron|
|20 February 2000||Team New Zealand||NZL 60||Prada Challenge||ITA 45||1-0||1:07|
|22 February 2000||Team New Zealand||NZL 60||Prada Challenge||ITA 45||2-0||2:43|
|26 February 2000||Team New Zealand||NZL 60||Prada Challenge||ITA 45||3-0||1:39|
|1 March 2000||Team New Zealand||NZL 60||Prada Challenge||ITA 45||4-0||1:49|
|2 March 2000||Team New Zealand||NZL 60||Prada Challenge||ITA 45||5-0||0:48|
Team New ZealandEdit
|Skipper / Helmsman||Russell Coutts (NZL)|
|Backup Helmsman||Dean Barker* (NZL)|
|Tactician||Brad Butterworth (NZL)|
|Navigator||Tom Schnackenberg (NZL)|
* Sailed in Race 5
The crew included Rick Dodson, Hamish Pepper, Jeremy Scantlebury, Murray Jones, Matthew Mason, Jeremy Lomas, Craig Monk, Chris Ward, Grant Loretz, Mike Drummond, Jono Macbeth, Barry McKay, Joe Allen, Nick Heron, Tony Rae, Dean Phipps, Warwick Fleury and Simon Daubney. Peter Blake did not sail with the team in 2000, acting as the on-shore manager.
|Skipper / Helmsman||Francesco de Angelis (ITA)|
|Tactician||Torben Grael (BRA)|
- "Finding their sea legs again: Former Team NZ hero and his Paralympics bid". Retrieved 23 July 2017.
- "America's Cup final pits old against new". Retrieved 23 July 2017.
- "America's Cup 2000". www.espn.com. Retrieved 23 July 2017.
- "No P-class memories for Peter".