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Sir Ben Ainslie joins Land Rover BAR Academy in San Diego for the penultimate act of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series

Ainslie to spend time mentoring the next generation of America's Cup sailors Land Rover BAR Academy current Red Bull Youth America's Cup Champions Over 175 applicants applied for Land Rover BAR Academy to date Ben Ainslie, Team Principal and Skipper of the British America's Cup Challenger, Land Rover BAR, will join Land Rover BAR Academy for their penultimate 2017 event, Act 7 of the Extreme Sailing

Published 7:42am on 18 Oct 2017

Brad Jackson takes over as skipper for team AkzoNobel

Three-time Volvo Ocean Race winner Brad Jackson has been announced as skipper of the Dutch Volvo Ocean Race entry team AkzoNobel for the 2017-18 edition of the 83,000-kilometer around the world race. The forty-nine-year-old from Auckland, New Zealand is competing in his seventh Volvo Ocean Race after coaching the Swedish all-women entry Team SCA in the 2014-15 edition. Jackson will take on the skipper role as well as his watch captain commitments shared

Published 6:59am on 17 Oct 2017

Sail Aid UK campaign gathers momentum!

Sail Aid UK, set up in September in the immediate aftermath of Hurricanes Irma, Jose and Maria wreaking violent havoc across so much of the Caribbean, reports that its first major fundraising platform, the Black Tie/Loud Shirt Dinner at Land Rover BAR's Flight Deck in Portsmouth on 11th November, was virtually sold out within days of announcing it, however there are still a limited number of tickets available. Booking enquiries to: simon@sailaiduk.com .

Published 9:18am on 13 Oct 2017

Now online: Notice of Race for the IRC Europeans and Commodores' Cup

© RORC/Paul Wyeth/ pwpictures.com The Notice of Race for the 2018 IRC European Championship, incorporating the Commodores' Cup, is now available HERE . The Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) welcomes expressions of interest for the event, and online entry will be open from Monday 8 th

Published 7:04am on 12 Oct 2017

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