America’s Cup teams are now allowed to enter New Zealand.
The New Zealand government has allowed two teams, American Magic and INEOS Team UK, to enter New Zealand.
The news allows these two teams time to prepare for the 2021 challenge in Auckland. It is expected that more teams will arrive soon.
American Magic will bring a total of 102 workers and 104 family members to New Zealand. INEOS will bring 86 workers and 128 family members and a nanny.
The America’s Cup challenger series is currently scheduled to begin on March 6, 2021.