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Team HQ receives Government support

Permanent team base in Portsmouth gets Government funding boost

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America's Cup Challenge is launched

Sir Ben Ainslie launches his bid to win the America’s Cup

The Duchess of Cambridge, a keen sailor herself, attended the launch at the Royal Museums Greenwich

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TEAM GOALS

To build a team capable of winning the 35th America’s Cup

Showcasing and driving design, technology and innovation excellence

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A sustainable team

Sustainability will be at the heart of Ben Ainslie Racing

A blueprint of how marine companies and sporting teams can be fully sustainable, innovative and succeed on every level

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The design race

The America’s Cup is ultimately a design race

BAR have assembled a design team capable of designing the winning America’s Cup boat

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BAR strengthen their Challenge

Six new additions to the British team

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Ben Ainslie Racing Team HQ

A showcase for sport, innovation, technology and sustainability

The base will be built to the BREEAM Excellent standard

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British Challenge accepted for the 35th America’s Cup

Royal Yacht Squadron Racing (RYSR) BAR's challenging club

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CUP TEAMS ALREADY PLOTTING COURSE TO VICTORY

It's one of the most important times in an America's Cup campaign. The beginning.

Skippers come together for London press conference

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BAR launch new partnership with Yamaha Motor

Team Principal, Ben Ainslies takes collection of new 9.8m Scorpion Serket chase boat

With twin Yamaha F225 engines

Aim: The team to bring the America’s Cup home to Britain
The six America’s Cup teams have agreed to a project that will see the existing fleet of

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Today, Tuesday 16th September, Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) Team Principal, Sir Ben Ainslie, launched

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  • BAR launch new partnership with Yamaha Motors; building sustainable, efficient chase boats with team partner Scorpion RIBs #BringTheCupHome
  • 'That's a wrap' some great commentary from BAR's David 'Freddie' Carr this week in Istanbul #exss
  • Another day of glamour sailing in Istanbul but once again the team is pushed hard by the challenging and demanding conditions #exss
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