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America's Cup - Virgin considers backing Ben Ainslie after breakdown By James Quinn, , 7:12 AM Tue 27 Jan 2015
Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group is considering backing Sir Ben Ainslie’s America’s Cup bid, in a move that would propel the fortunes of the Olympic gold medallist yet further. Sir Ben is believed to have asked the Virgin billionaire to consider backing the venture when he and his new wife, Georgie Thompson, spent time on Sir Richard’s Necker Island in January. ...[more]


America's Cup: Italy to host first America's Cup World Series regatta By Sail-World, , 9:01 PM Thu 22 Jan 2015
The city of Cagliari , Sardinia - Italy, will inaugurate the 2015 – 2016 America's Cup World Series, the regattas preliminary to the 35th America's Cup. The event will take place in the Gulf surrounding the island's capital from June 4 to 7, 2015. ...[more]


America's Cup: Spithill leads Oracle reconnaissance team in Bermuda By Sail-World, , 11:19 AM Wed 21 Jan 2015
Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill is dockside in Bermuda this week, along with other team members, to lay the groundwork for a smooth transition for the team as it moves to the new host venue of the America’s Cup over the coming weeks. ...[more]


London Boat Show - ACWS Portsmouth receives Royal support By ACWS Portsmouth, , 11:28 PM Fri 16 Jan 2015
HRH Princess Anne, The Princess Royal, visited the America's Cup World Series Portsmouth (ACWS Portsmouth) display at the London Boat Show, to support Ben Ainslie Racing and the America's Cup World Series events planned between 23 – 26 July 2015. ...[more]


BAR HQ will provide a showcase for clean energy By Ben Ainslie Racing, , 1:50 AM Thu 8 Jan 2015
Low Carbon partnership will power team's HQ during bid to bring America's Cup to Britain. Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) is leading the sporting world in sustainability, in its bid to bring the 35th America's Cup to the UK. The sailing team, formed by Olympic multi-gold medallist Ben Ainslie, is announcing a long-term partnership with renewables investor Low Carbon. ...[more]


America's Cup: Luna Rossa gets back to work at their Cagliari base By Sail-World, , 10:21 PM Wed 7 Jan 2015
America's Cup challenger, Luna Rossa, has got back into their work at the team's base in Cagliari, Italy. Top international photographer takes us inside the base ...[more]


2015 Moth Worlds: Emirates Team NZ look for a Rematch By Sail-World, , 8:48 PM Fri 2 Jan 2015
Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ) is heading for a rematch with America's Cup holders Oracle, although on a somewhat smaller scale. At a little under 3.5m in length there's not a lot to the moth, but what the lightweight dinghy lacks in size it more than makes up for in speed. ...[more]


Rio 2016 - Super-bugs found in Rio sailing waters By BBC News, , 2:52 AM Tue 23 Dec 2014
The 'super-bacteria' are usually found in hospital waste and produce an enzyme, KPC, resistant to antibiotics. Researchers found the bacteria in samples taken from Flamengo beach. Nearly 70% of sewage in Rio - a city of some 10 million people - is spilled raw into the waters of Guanabara Bay. The bacteria were found in samples taken from several locations along the Carioca river. ...[more]


Belcher and Ryan win Copa Brasil de Vela to top off a successful 2014 By Cora Zillich, , 2:31 PM Sun 21 Dec 2014
World Champions Mat Belcher (QLD) and Will Ryan (QLD) have won the Men’s 470 at the 'Copa Brasil de Vela' on Rio de Janeiro’s Guanabara Bay overnight. ...[more]


America's Cup: Iain Murray appointed as Regatta Director again By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 3:09 AM Fri 19 Dec 2014
The America's Cup Competitor Forum, comprising the six teams registered for the 2017 America’s Cup, has appointed Iain Murray as Regatta Director. The appointment was tipped a month ago in Sail-World.com. Under the Protocol for the 35th America's Cup, the appointment has to be approved by the majority of the competitors. ...[more]


America's Cup: Bermuda up for $40million in Venue Fee and Underwrites By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 1:09 PM Sat 6 Dec 2014
Figures released in the Bermudian Parliament reveal that British Overseas Territory, with a population of about 65,000, has agreed to pay the America's Cup Events Authority $15million as an Event Fee. A further underwrite of $25million has also been put in place against any sponsorship shortfall by ACEA. ...[more]


America's Cup: Bermuda celebrates the arrival of the Cup on the Island By Sail-World, , 3:48 PM Fri 5 Dec 2014
Crowds lined Front Street in Bermuda as the America’s Cup Venue celebration took place, following after the announcement on Tuesday that Bermuda has been selected to be Venue for the America’s Cup in 2017. The America’s Cup trophy arrived in Bermuda onboard a private jet earlier that day, and was driven in a motorcade to the Cabinet Office grounds, where people gathered to get a glimpse of the ...[more]


America's Cup: Ben Ainslie racing confirms design deal with Red Bull By Mark Chisnell, , 4:56 AM Fri 5 Dec 2014
Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) has announced 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. Operating as a Design House, RBAT is based in Milton Keynes, UK. Founded on the group’s impressive F1 DNA, which has resulted in eight Formula One World Championships ...[more]


America's Cup: Dalton coy on 'Major Event' for New Zealand By Richard Gladwell Sail-World.com/nz, , 5:26 AM Wed 3 Dec 2014
Emirates Team NZ CEO, Grant Dalton, speaking from Auckland, said the team had known for a while that the match would be held in Bermuda and that the announcement 'was not a bombshell' for the team. He added they would have preferred the US mainland venue of San Diego. ...[more]


America's Cup: Bermuda home for 35th America's Cup By America's Cup Media, , 4:59 AM Wed 3 Dec 2014
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. Michael Dunkley, the Premier of Bermuda, said hosting the America’s Cup would showcase the island’s strengths. ...[more]


America's Cup: Team NZ says Bermuda venue 'not a setback' for team By Sail-World.com, , 4:41 AM Wed 3 Dec 2014
In a statement issued immediately after the Media Conference held in Manhattan, New York, Emirates Team New Zealand said that Bermuda, selected as the venue for the 35th America’s Cup match, has the capacity, the experience and the will to run a successful event in 2017. ...[more]


America's Cup: Bermuda announced as Venue + Video replay By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 3:27 AM Wed 3 Dec 2014
America's Cup Commissioner Dr Harvey Schiller has announced that the next America's Cup will be staged in the British Overseas Territory of Bermuda. The announcement confirms leaked information as to the Match Venue, and will be the first time that America's Cup has been Defended by US outside US waters ...[more]


Parker becomes official supplier of Oracle Team USA for AC + Video By Oracle Team USA, , 3:15 AM Tue 2 Dec 2014
Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies will work with Oracle Team USA, the defending champion of the America’s Cup, to design and implement hydraulic control systems on its America’s Cup racing yachts. As official hydraulic systems hardware supplier, Parker will customize proven aerospace and industrial technologies to a marine environment. ...[more]


America's Cup: Bermuda will be a hard sell for Team NZ to Kiwi Govt By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 6:59 AM Mon 1 Dec 2014
The NZ Minister of Economic Development, Steven Joyce has repeated comments about his Government's preferences on venues for the 35th America's Cup. 'It's hard to see the benefits of it from a New Zealand exporter's point of view if it's Bermuda [rather] than if it's San Diego, but we'll keep an open mind,' he said. ...[more]


The Magic Road to Rio: Dutch 49er FX Team Nina and Claire By Fettje Osinga, Katwijk , 3:14 AM Fri 28 Nov 2014
Nina Keijzer and Claire Blom are fighting to qualify for the Dutch Olympic trials for the single Olympic slot in the 49’er FX class. These two ladies have been part of the Dutch Olympic Sailing Team, but as of now the partnership has ended and Magic Marine has stepped up to support this team in their action to take full control of their own program in order to qualify for the Rio 2016 Olympics. ...[more]


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