What People Are Saying

"…the most educational and enjoyable HP training seminar in my 10 years with Hewlett Packard. The OUTSTANDING event, however, was the afternoon sail on the Weatherly. This was truly a once in a lifetime experience that will forever cement this training in my mind."

Tim Barringer, Hewlett Packard

America's Cup Charters fleet at sunset.

About Us

Company Profile

George Hill and Herb Marshall's America's Cup Charters has over 25 years of experience in successfully connecting people with beautifully restored Classic Twelve Meter sailing yachts of Newport, RI. America's Cup Charters represents the yachts from the premier era of Corinthian America's Cup racing: the 1962 America's Cup winner US-17 Weatherly, 1958 Cup contender US-18 Easterner, 1962 Cup contender US 19 Nefertiti, 1964 Cup contender US-21 American Eagle, two time America's Cup winner US-22 Intrepid ('67 & '70) and the 1980 America's Cup winner US-30 Freedom.

America's Cup Charters has grown over the years, adding 12 Meter legends to the charter fleet, each year these yachts continue to receive structural, mechanical and cosmetic upgrades. Their ongoing preservation maintains the highest level of aesthetics, historical integrity and performance enhancement. These yachts were the first 12 Meter sloops to be certified by the U.S. Coast Guard to carry passengers for hire. The vessels represented by America's Cup Charters are inspected annually by the USCG to ensure that they meet stringent charter certification and safety standards.

Unmatched by programs anywhere else in the world, Hill and Marshall's America's Cup Charters provides you with America's Cup style racing, teambuilding and recreational sailing at its very best. They offer you access to the only fleet of actual America's Cup Defenders available for charter in United States.

America's Cup Charters was the first company in the country to offer corporate teambuilding aboard 12 Meters. Clients agree that this ultimate hands-on experience provides lasting results that improve communication and leadership skills.

ACC is a full yacht charter brokerage; so if 12 Meter Sailing isn't the perfect platform for your event we also offer other top grade classic sailing and power yachts. The impeccable yachts and our event planning abilities will provide you with the best sailing outing in New England. For all your 12 Meter Charters needs contact us America's Cup Charters!