Expressions of Interest

TEAM NAME / TEAM LEADER NOTES
Beau Geste

Beau Geste
Karl Kwok

Karl Kwok is the skipper of the team with Gavin Brady as team manager. Botin 52 Beau Geste is the big boat and the team are working on options for the small boat.

Black Pearl

Black Pearl
Marc Lagesse

Looking for a small boat team mate. Botin 56 Black Pearl's owner is German and a member of RORC and NYYC, open to all options.

Celtic Team

Celtic Team
Jock Wishart

The Celtic Team (Holders of the last Commodores' Cup) have expressed an interest in competing in the next Admiral's Cup and are currently in discussions with different owners.re forming a team for 2025

Chenapan

Chenapan
Gilles Caminade

Ker40 Chenapan4

Cruising Yacht Club of Australia

Cruising Yacht Club of Australia
Team CYCA

For more information: Tara Blanc-Ramos | Sailing Manager tara.blancramos@cyca.com.au

Dutch Offshore Sailing Team

Dutch Offshore Sailing Team
Royal Maas Yacht Club 

Ker 46 Van Uden, Rotterdam Offshore Sailing Team, skipper Gerd-Jan Poortman  Ker 43 Baraka GP sailing team, skippered by Family de Graaf

Final Final

Final Final
Jon Desmond

While we are currently campaigning a Mills 41, we are in negotiations to buy a PAC 52 early this summer. Our interest in competing in the Admirals Cup remains strong. We continue to communicate with the NYYC about creating a team.

Fox

Fox
Victor Wild

USA - New York Yacht Club, San Diego Yacht Club and Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron.

Garm

Garm
Per Roman

Swedish JPK 1180

Ginkgo Bandits

Ginkgo Bandits
Carl-Peter Forster and Dirk Clasen

Our team consists of Dirk Clasen’s ‘Ginkgo’, a Humphreys 39 and Carl-Peter Forster’s TP52 ‘Red Bandit’.

Lion

Lion
Matt Cornwell

World class grand prix sailors for next year’s Admiral’s Cup. The aim is helping to win back this iconic trophy for Great Britain for the first time in over 35 years. Focus on options for yachts in the lower rating band. matt.cornwell@iraceyachts.com

New York Yacht Club

New York Yacht Club
NYYC

The New York Yacht Club is excited about the return of the Admiral's Cup. It expects to have multiple teams competing under its burgee.

Norddeutscher Regatta Verein

Norddeutscher Regatta Verein
Harm Mueller-Spreer

Commodore Tobias Koenig, Vice-Commodore Offshore Racing Sebastian Ropohl. www.nrv.de

Royal Irish Yacht Club

Royal Irish Yacht Club
Members of the RIYC

RIYC Dún Laoghaire Harbour, County Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Republic of Ireland.

Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron

Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron
Members of the RNZYS

RNZYS look forward to receiving further information and joining your fleet for a fabulous event in 2025.

Royal Ocean Racing Club

Royal Ocean Racing Club
Members of the RORC

www.rorc.org

Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club

Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club
Members of the RPAYC

Holders of The Admiral's Cup.

Sailing Team Imagine

Sailing Team Imagine
Streckenbach Family / Regatta Verein Greifswald

The team will be set up with the TP52 GER 280 "Imagine" owned by family Streckenbach, skippered by Holger Streckenbach and a Fast 40+ (Farr GP42) GER 4819 "X-Day" owned by Walter Watermann, skippered by Lars Hueckstaedt.

Tulikettu Racing

Tulikettu Racing
Arto Linnervuo

The Goal of Tulikettu Racing team is to be the first all-Finnish crew to win RORC’s most legendary and important offshore races. www.tuliketturacing.com

Union Yacht Club Wolfgangsee

Union Yacht Club Wolfgangsee
August Schram

Austrian ClubSwan 50 "Stella Maris".