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Video: AC Sailors Weigh In On Practice Racing

Video: AC Sailors Weigh In On Practice Racing

America’s Cup sailors Ben Ainslie, Jimmy Spithill, Glenn Ashby, Fuku Sofuku, Nathan Outteridge and Franck Cammas recently talked about practice racing. As Jimmy Spithill puts it, practice racing is the America’s Cup version of a “preseason’ where teams get to line up in a race environment and put their boats and sailors to the... Read more of this article

Video: Team NZ Launches AC Boat In Bermuda

Video: Team NZ Launches AC Boat In Bermuda

This weekend marked another milestone in the countdown to the America’s Cup, with Emirates Team New Zealand launching and sailing their ACC boat for the first time since arriving in Bermuda, meaning all six America’s Cup Class [ACC] boats that will be racing in the America’s Cup have sailed on Bermuda’s waters.The Kiwi boat has the unique... Read more of this article

Video: AC Grinding Challenge Highlighted

Video: AC Grinding Challenge Highlighted

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights the America’s Cup Grinding Challenge, saying that it will “give you the opportunity to get up close and personal with what it takes to be an America’s Cup sailor by testing your fitness levels on a grinding machine.” During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “Test out your fitness levels... Read more of this article

“Get To Know TeamBDA” Event On April 26

“Get To Know TeamBDA” Event On April 26

All of Bermuda is encouraged to come out and support TeamBDA, who are competing in the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup. TeamBDA, ten high-performing young athletes, will make a public appearance at Liberty Theatre on Wednesday April 26th, from 6.00pm – 7.00pm.The ACBDA said, “This will be Bermuda’s chance to ask about the team’s training... Read more of this article

Video: America’s Cup Ladies’ Day Highlighted

Video: America’s Cup Ladies’ Day Highlighted

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights the Ladies’ Day during the America’s Cup, saying that if you are looking for “something a bit exclusive” during the America’s Cup, the Ultimate Ladies’ Day Out” might be the best option for you.” During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “This one’s for all... Read more of this article

Video: Hotel Packages For America’s Cup

Video: Hotel Packages For America’s Cup

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights the hotels visitors can stay in during the America’s Cup, saying that “thirteen hotels across the island are participating in America’s Cup packages.” During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “Do you have friends coming for the 35th America’s Cup? If they haven’t booked... Read more of this article

Video: America’s Cup Gear Highlighted

Video: America’s Cup Gear Highlighted

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights America’s Cup Gear, such as shirts, hoodies, and hats. During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “Every time I walk down the street in my AC Gear, people stop and ask me where to buy it or they ask me for a discount. Obviously, I don’t have a discount, but I can tell you where to get America’s... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Favourite Things About Bermuda’

Video: ‘Favourite Things About Bermuda’

The people, the beaches and the colour of the houses are just some of the favourite things about Bermuda that are highlighted in this video released leading up to the launch of the 35th America’s Cup. Residents across the island were asked what they loved about Bermuda and their responses were put together with video footage of scenes across the... Read more of this article

Video: Local America’s Cup Themed Products

Video: Local America’s Cup Themed Products

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights local businesses offering America’s Cup themed products, saying there are about a dozen local businesses that have permission to sell products with the America’s Cup logo. During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “They’re known as licensees and many have developed products specifically... Read more of this article

Video: America’s Cup Race Boats Highlighted

Video: America’s Cup Race Boats Highlighted

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights the America’s Cup class yachts, saying that while the boats they will be racing “mostly look the same, it’s said the team with the best technology will win the Cup.” During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “Today we’re taking a look at the machines that will be flying across... Read more of this article

Video: What Category Of AC Tickets To Buy?

Video: What Category Of AC Tickets To Buy?

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights the ticket offerings for the America’s Cup, saying that “there promises to be incredible action on the Great Sound from opening weekend until the final date.” During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “With less than 100 days to go to the 35th America’s Cup, have you bought your... Read more of this article

Video: ACBDA Announce Summer Activities

Video: ACBDA Announce Summer Activities

Saying they plan to make the “busy summer schedule sizzle,” the America’s Cup Bermuda announced a raft of summer activities which will take place, including Reid Street Busking, Bonfires & BBQ’s, Movie Lounge, Tall Ships concert, Pirates & Plunder Celebration Zone, Sunset Market, Tiki Beach Party, and more. “Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Video: America’s Cup To Feature Local Musicians

Video: America’s Cup To Feature Local Musicians

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights ‘The Band’ that will perform at the 35th America’s Cup, saying “The band will play during AC 35, including dock-out shows, the America’s Cup Village, and at America’s Cup parties.” During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “Earlier this year, we launched auditions to... Read more of this article