BAR Racing comienza a volar

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It’s Time to Fly

22nd October, 2014 – Today, Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) took to the water for the first time from their temporary base in Southampton, sailing their foiling AC45. The boat originally raced under BAR colours during the America’s Cup World Series in 2012-13, and has subsequently been modified to fly on hydrofoils.

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35 Copa America, seis equipos lucharán por el trofeo más deseado del Yachting


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Six line up to battle for the America’s Cup – sailing’s greatest prize
San Francisco, 08/21/2014

Six teams have entered the race for the 35th America’s Cup:

ORACLE TEAM USA (USA), the defending champion
Artemis Racing (SWE)
Ben Ainslie Racing (GBR)
Emirates Team New Zealand (NZL)
Luna Rossa Challenge (ITA)
Team France (FRA)

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35º Copa America, Artemis Racing hace oficial su desafío

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STOCKHOLM, August 19, 2014 – Today, Artemis Racing officially launched its challenge to win the 35th America’s Cup at an inspirational event in Sweden’s capital. Guests were treated to a rare chance of seeing the America’s Cup trophy first hand at the Moderna Museet, on Skeppsholmen Island at the heart of Stockholm’s proud maritime history.

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35º Copa America, Oracle Team USA se reunió con cuatro de los cinco equipos desafiantes. Consenso en Bermuda o San Diego como futura sede

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Statement from the America’s Cup Teams Meeting
London, UK, Tuesday, July 29, 2014

ORACLE TEAM USA hosted a meeting with four of the teams who have entered the 35th America’s Cup or plan to by the 8th August 2014; Luna Rossa, Artemis Racing, Team France and Ben Ainslie Racing.

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AC35. Tras la dimisión de Team Australia, unánime apoyo al evento por parte de los equipos inscriptos

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Comunicato congiunto dei team Luna Rossa Challenge, Artemis Racing, Ben Ainslie Racing e Team France che sfideranno per la 35º America’s Cup

A seguito dell’annuncio di Team Australia – rappresentante del Hamilton Island Yacht Club, Challenger of Record della 35^ America’s Cup – di volersi ritirare dalla competizione, i team Luna Rossa Challenge, Artemis Racing, Ben Ainslie Racing e Team France – e i rispettivi Yacht Club che essi rappresentano – confermano il loro pieno supporto all’evento, indipendentemente dalla sede che verrà prescelta per lo svolgimento delle regate.

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AC35. De Bermuda o San Diego saldrá la sede de la próxima edición

© 2011 ACEA/Gilles Martin-Raget                                                                     © Bermuda Aerial Media

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Bermuda and San Diego shortlisted as America’s Cup venues
San Francisco, 07/08/2014

The island of Bermuda and the city of San Diego have been shortlisted as potential host cities for the 35th America’s Cup.

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AC35, BAR Racing recibe fuerte apoyo político y económico para establecer su base en Portsmouth

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La nueva base de BAR Racing, diseñada por el famoso estudio de arquitectura HGP

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El primer ministro inglés David Cameron, dando fuerte apoyo político a “Sir” Ben Ainslie

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Ben Ainslie Racing to set up permanent team base in Portsmouth with Government funding boost

Ministers today announced £7.5million of Government funding to support Sir Ben Ainslie’s America’s Cup team and their proposal to be based on the Camber in Portsmouth. The news follows on from Portsmouth City Council’s decision to give planning approval for the site of the new base.

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