1992 America's Cup

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28th America's Cup
Port stern quarter view of America3 underway, crew manning the port rail
Defender United States
Defender club: San Diego Yacht Club San Diego Yacht Club burgee
Yacht: America3
Challenger Italy
Challenger club: Compagnia Della Vela di Venezia
Yacht: Il Moro di Venezia V (ITA-25)
Competition
Location: San Diego, United States
Dates: 9–16 May 1992
Rule: International America's Cup Class
Winner: San Diego Yacht Club
Score: 4–1

The 28th America's Cup was contested between the winner of the 1992 Citizen Cup defender selection series, America³, and the winner of the 1992 Louis Vuitton Cup challenger selection series, Il Moro di Venezia.

Races[edit]

Date Winner Yacht Loser Yacht Score Delta
9 May 1992 America³ USA 23 Il Moro di Venezia ITA 25 1-0 0:30
May, 1992 Il Moro di Venezia ITA 25 America³ USA 23 1-1 0:03
May, 1992 America³ USA 23 Il Moro di Venezia ITA 25 2-1 1:58
May, 1992 America³ USA 23 Il Moro di Venezia ITA 25 3-1 1:04
16 May 1992 America³ USA 23 Il Moro di Venezia ITA 25 4-1 0:44

Crew[edit]

America³[edit]

Role Name
Skipper Bill Koch (USA)
Helmsman Buddy Melges (USA)

Il Moro di Venezia[edit]

Role Name
Skipper / Helmsman Paul Cayard (USA)

References[edit]

Coordinates: 32°47′N 114°09′W / 32.783°N 114.150°W / 32.783; -114.150