First to Fly on Bermudian Waters
Ben Ainslie Racing were the first America’s Cup team both on – and under – the race course waters of the 35th America’s Cup last week, when the team conducted an initial training camp in Bermuda.
Iain Murray appointed as Regatta Director for 2017 America’s Cup
The Competitor Forum, comprising the six teams registered for the 2017 America’s Cup, has appointed Iain Murray as Regatta Director. Murray is a former America’s Cup skipper who also served as Regatta Director in the last America’s Cup.
BEN AINSLIE RACING TO WORK WITH RED BULL ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES
Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) is pleased to announce it will be working with Red Bull Advanced Technologies (RBAT), a division of the Red Bull Formula One group, as it progresses with its campaign to claim the 35th America’s Cup.
Bermuda is the home of the 2017 America’s Cup
New York, 12/02/2014
Second edition of the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup confirmed
The next America’s Cup will be raced in Bermuda in June of 2017. The host venue was confirmed at a press conference in New York on Tuesday by Harvey Schiller, the Commercial Commissioner for the America’s Cup.
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.
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)