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Minister Outerbridge Congratulates TeamBDA

Minister Outerbridge Congratulates TeamBDA

Minister for Social Development and Sport Nandi Outerbridge said, “On behalf of the people of Bermuda, I want to extend our thanks and appreciation to Team BDA for their remarkable performance in the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup. “This was a competition against some of the best young sailors in the world and you performed with character,... Read more of this article

Great Britain Wins Youth America’s Cup Title

Great Britain Wins Youth America’s Cup Title

Having headed into the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup in fifth place overall, defending champions NZL Sailing Team of New Zealand mounted a monumental comeback. The Kiwis looked to have successfully retained their crown after claiming a perfect set of race results on the day with three consecutive victories, while the leaders after day one of the Finals,... Read more of this article

Youth America’s Cup Finals To Conclude Today

Youth America’s Cup Finals To Conclude Today

One nation will be crowned champions today [Wednesday] as eight teams prepare to resume competition in the second and final day,of the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Finals on Bermuda’s Great Sound. Day one of the 2017 Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Finals belonged to Land Rover BAR Academy who seized the early advantage and now sit on top of the... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Day One Youth AC Finals

Photos & Results: Day One Youth AC Finals

[Updated with videos] Day one of the 2017 Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Finals belonged to Land Rover BAR Academy who sit on top of the leaderboard, and TeamBDA who thrilled the hometown crowd by winning the first race of the day. Land Rover BAR Academy Skipper Rob Bunce summed up the team’s performance, saying, “It is the perfect start we were... Read more of this article

AC Endeavour Junior Regatta: O’pen BIC

AC Endeavour Junior Regatta: O’pen BIC

Against the backdrop of the 35th America’s Cup, 32 O’pen BIC sailors, aged 10 to 15, participated in the O’pen BIC class in the America’s Cup Endeavour Junior Regatta. The kids and their parents represented ten different nations from around the world, and hailed the event as the “experience of a lifetime”. The first two days saw spectacular... Read more of this article

‘Record Breaking’ Month For Butterfield & Vallis

‘Record Breaking’ Month For Butterfield & Vallis

Butterfield & Vallis said they are “celebrating a record-breaking month of business due to the 35th America’s Cup.” “The America’s Cup and the Tall Ships Festival have created an exciting atmosphere and driven an appreciable increase in food sales in May, resulting in record sales for the local food distribution company. In... Read more of this article

TeamBDA To Race In Youth America’s Cup Finals

TeamBDA To Race In Youth America’s Cup Finals

After advancing through the qualifying round, Bermuda’s Youth America’s Cup team will be competing in the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup finals, which are set to get underway today [June 20].Premier Michael Dunkley said, “I wish the team the very best and I’m so proud of them and how they have engendered true Bermudian... Read more of this article

Photos, Videos, Results: AC Match Finals Day 2

Photos, Videos, Results: AC Match Finals Day 2

Competition resumed today [June 18] in the America’s Cup Match, presented by Louis Vuitton, with Oracle Team USA looking to seize back the advantage gained by Emirates Team New Zealand on day one. However, it was day two to the Kiwis again, with Emirates Team New Zealand recording two more back-to-back victories over the Defenders of the America’s... Read more of this article

America’s Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway

America’s Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway

Competition resumes today [June 18] in the America’s Cup Match, presented by Louis Vuitton, with Jimmy Spithill’s Oracle Team USA looking to seize back the advantage gained by Peter Burling’s Emirates Team New Zealand on day one in Sunday’s two races, scheduled to start at 2.00pm AST. The Challengers to Oracle Team USA took back-to-back victories... Read more of this article

Photos, Videos, Results: America’s Cup Match

Photos, Videos, Results: America’s Cup Match

It is advantage Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand at the end of day one of the America’s Cup Match, presented by Louis Vuitton. The Kiwi Challengers to Jimmy Spithill’s Oracle Team USA took back-to-back victories in the first two races of the final stage of the 35th America’s Cup, putting them into a 1-0 lead over the Defenders of the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: J Class Yachts Exhibition Event

Photos & Video: J Class Yachts Exhibition Event

[Updated with video] The J Class yacht exhibition event took place this afternoon [June 16] on Great Sound, with the majestic J Class yachts staging an exhibition together on the same waters on which the 35th America’s Cup is taking place.Sometimes described as the most beautiful sailing yachts ever to grace the seas, the seven J Class yachts... Read more of this article

Red Bull ‘Thre3style’ At America’s Cup Village

Red Bull ‘Thre3style’ At America’s Cup Village

The America’s Cup Village will play host to the Red Bull Thre3style showcase on 20th June when DJ Puffy and DJ Byte will bring their skills to Bermuda and the 35th America’s Cup crowd. In addition, DJ Byte will also play on 24th June on the America’s Cup Village Main Stage.Red Bull Thre3style is a showcase where DJs are given 15 minutes... Read more of this article

Photos: Youth America’s Cup Pool A Day #2

Photos: Youth America’s Cup Pool A Day #2

Day Two of the Pool A Qualifiers in the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup once again belonged to Sweden’s Artemis Youth Racing as they topped the tables with two wins. Heading into the day the Swedish team once again grabbed the headlines with two victories from day two’s three races to reaffirm their position at the top of the standings, qualifying... Read more of this article