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Team HQ receives Government support

Permanent team base in Portsmouth gets Government funding boost

Ministers announce £7.5million funding to support Sir Ben Ainslie’s America’s Cup team base in Portsmouth

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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

Aim: The team to bring the America’s Cup home to Britain
The work on Ben Ainslie Racing’s new headquarters at The Camber in Portsmouth is moving faster

20th August 2014: Royal Yacht Squadron Racing (RYSR) has had its challenge accepted by the

31st July 2014 – Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) today announced six additions to their British

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