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America's Cup: Sir Ben Ainslie still a serious contender, says Oracle Team USA skipper

They have struggled in practice racing, been written off by much of the sailing press and possibly even a few of their rivals.<p>But there is one man who is certainly not writing off Land Rover BAR’s chances of success in the 35th America’s Cup, qualifying for which begins in Bermuda on Friday.<p>Jimmy …

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America's Cup: Crew Breakdowns

The onboard demands and crew responsibilities of the 35th America’s Cup put a premium on power, endurance and mental toughness.<p>The imagery is iconic: …

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The Teams of the 35th America's Cup

Here's a look at the teams vying to be king of the mountain at the 35th America's Cup.<p>Billions of dollars have been spent challenging for and …

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Land Rover BAR: To The Core

In an era altogether lacking strictly national teams, Ben Ainslie Racing tips the balance toward one of which even Her Majesty would be proud.<p>It …

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Julien Villon crowned 2017 King of the Bay

by Lucie Hardy today at 6:26 pm 19-21 May 2017<p>Foiling Bay © Emeline Roussel<p><b>The god of wind was in a tricky mood for the last day of racing, but</b> …

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Dutch Youth Regatta about to start with record number of entries

by Fettje Osinga today at 11:23 am 25-28 May 2017<p>Dutch Youth Regatta © Valentijn van Duijvendijk<p><b>The 16th edition of the Dutch Youth Regatta (DYR)</b> …

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Land Rover Bar Crash Into Emirates Team New Zealand In Practice Racing

The second practice race day today in Bermuda, ended in a heavy pre start collision when Land Rover BAR collided with Emirates Team New Zealand after …

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Meet the British AC team: Nick Hutton

As Land Rover Ben Ainslie racing prepares to kick off their America’s Cup Racing on Friday 26 May 2017, we take a look at some of their key sailors.</b> …

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Conway Landrover Abersoch Keelboat Week 2017 - Preview

by Pete Richards today at 4:18 pm 20-25 August 2017<p>Abersoch Keelboat Week © Andy Green / www.greenseaphotography.co.uk<p><b>Come and join us at SCYC for</b> …

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Zenith's El Primero releases a sailing-inspired chrono for the Land Rover BAR Team

The limited edition is inspired by their high performance boats.Zenith and the Land Rover BAR team are commemorating their relationship with a …

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The Olympic Virtuoso: Sir Ben Ainslie

A conversation with Sir Ben Ainslie, skipper and founder of the UK's team Land Rover BAR.<p>An Olympic medal ceremony represents one of sailing’s …

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Fast40+ Circuit at the RORC Vice Admiral's Cup - Day 1

by Fast 40+ Race Circuit today at 7:27 pm 19-21 May 2017<p><b>The first day of the RORC Vice Admiral's Cup was notable for shifting conditions, especially</b> …

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Land Rover BAR Supporter Newsletter

Supporter Newsletter – Issue #21 May 2017<p>In this newsletter:<p>How to follow Land Rover BAR in Bermuda<br>• Join the Band of Britain<br>• Meet the Land Rover BAR …

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One week to go until the VPRS National Championship

by Keith Lovett today at 7:36 pm 27-28 May 2017<p><b>Just a week to go before the 2017 VPRS National Championship and entries from Poole Yacht Racing</b> …

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Ben Ainslie's plan to bring the America's Cup back home to Britain

The world’s most successful Olympic sailor is chasing a new dream: to bring the America’s Cup home. Not that Britain has ever won sailing’s most prestigious title, which is also one of the world’s oldest international sporting trophies. The first America’s Cup race in 1851 was around the Isle of …

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K6s at Aldeburgh

First fixture of the 2017 season for the class

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Draycote 'Women on Water'

Re-launch for new season

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America's Cup: Who's hot, Who's not >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Whenever a new class is introduced for the America’s Cup, there will teams that get it right and teams that get it wrong. Jack Griffin, who provides …

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Raising the bar in sustainable sports

by Land Rover BAR today at 8:29 am 17 May 2017<p>Land Rover BAR training in Bermuda ahead of the 35th America's Cup © Land Rover BAR<p><b>Land Rover BAR set a</b> …

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Four month countdown to Bart's Bash 2017

4 months to Bart's Bash<p><b>Get ready for 2017<br>Event Makers' Guide in this newsletter</b><p><b>A message from Ben Ainslie & Iain Percy</b><p><i>our founding trustees</i><p>'It’s …

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Shanklin Sailing Club Push the Boat Out

by Liam Thom today at 8:12 pm 13 May 2017<p><b>Shanklin Sailing Club welcomed more than forty visitors of all ages on Saturday the 13th May as part of the</b> …

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From old school schooners to 'flying' catamarans: the evolution of America's Cup boats in pictures

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The Incredibly Stylish Watches of the America's Cup

Timing is everything.<p>It is said that in August of 1851, upon watching the schooner "America" win the Royal Yacht Squadron 100 Pound Cup at the America's Cup, Queen Victoria inquired as to which boat came in second place—to which the reply was simply, "Your Majesty, there is no second." And so the …

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Did you know...? 10 interesting facts about the America's Cup

<b>1. Britain has never won the America’s Cup</b><p>Skipper Ed Baird with the America’s Cup after Switzerland won in 2007. Credit Wikimedia Commons<p>Despite the …

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Renishaw to showcase RenAM 500M metal additive manufacturing machine at Paris Air Show

×<p>Renishaw - REF: REN291<p>Renishaw Paris Air show<p>Renishaw is exhibiting at the 52nd international Paris Air Show.<p>Global engineering firm, Renishaw is …

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Breaking New Ground for Girls >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

When the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup was introduced in 2013, the goal was to provide a clear pathway to a professional sailing career for 18- to …

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Meet the British AC team: Andrew McLean

As Land Rover Ben Ainslie racing prepares to kick off their America’s Cup Racing on Friday 26 May 2017, we take a look at some of their key sailors.</b> …

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America’s Cup – Land Rover BAR struggles with speed problems

British America’s Cup Challenger and winner of the America’s Cup World Series looks like they will need every one of the two points they earned from …

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