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AC Endeavour pair impress in the US

AC Endeavour pair impress in the US

Two America’s Cup Endeavour graduates flew to Florida last weekend to participate in the O’Pen Bic North Americans in...

  • Mar 25, 2017 10:00 am
TeamBDA opens doors for Stevens

TeamBDA opens doors for Stevens

Dimitri Stevens was first introduced to sailing at 11 years old through the Waterwise Programme at Dellwood Middle School.

  • Mar 25, 2017 10:00 am
Students put themselves to test

Students put themselves to test

Students at CedarBridge Academy and Berkeley Institute put their fitness to the test this week as the America’s Cup Community...

  • Mar 25, 2017 10:00 am
Daily grind at Oracle Team USA

Daily grind at Oracle Team USA

The new America’s Cup Class boats are power hungry machines.

Every function on board is powered by the sailors – no...

  • Mar 25, 2017 10:00 am
Tucker’s hand all over Dockyard renovation

Tucker’s hand all over Dockyard renovation

Many people associated with the America’s Cup will have Carmen Tucker to thank when they go to The Royal Naval Dockyard and...

  • Mar 25, 2017 10:00 am
The art of laying an anchor in open water

The art of laying an anchor in open water

During the America’s Cup World Series of 2015, I was a volunteer ‘on the water marshal’.

On the second day of the event...

  • Mar 25, 2017 10:00 am
It’s all systems go for AC35

It’s all systems go for AC35

We are now in the last few months before the 35th America’s Cup and while there are still many things to prepare before the...

  • Mar 18, 2017 12:39 pm
A thousand points of data in one high-flying machine

A thousand points of data in one high-flying machine

Oracle Team USA’s new America’s Cup Class boat isn’t just the fastest racing yacht in the world, it’s a fully networked data...

  • Mar 18, 2017 12:36 pm
Making sure the hard work counts

Making sure the hard work counts

Philip Hagen is one of Team BDA’s athletes who had little or no sailing experience before earning his way onto the team. The...

  • Mar 18, 2017 12:55 pm
Things volunteers need to know

Things volunteers need to know

Volunteers for the 35th America’s Cup are expected to follow all sustainable guidelines for the event.

Last year, the...

  • Mar 18, 2017 12:46 pm
Wake up and pay attention to those around you

Wake up and pay attention to those around you

OK, OK, we are all guilty making wake on the water when out boating. What we don’t seem to realise is the impact we have on...

  • Mar 18, 2017 12:41 pm
Finsness adds collection to Cup memorabilia

Finsness adds collection to Cup memorabilia

Local artist Barbara Finsness called upon her draftsmanship of the flora, fauna and architecture of Bermuda to create her...

  • Mar 18, 2017 12:35 pm
Time to seize the moment Bermuda

Time to seize the moment Bermuda

The ACBDA’s Local Biz Connect Working Group successfully held six public information sessions between February 23 and March 7.

  • Mar 11, 2017 10:00 am
Meet Connor Astwood of TeamBDA

Meet Connor Astwood of TeamBDA

Connor Astwood, 22, was introduced to sailing at the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club at age eight.

The Paget resident trained...

  • Mar 11, 2017 10:00 am
Learning on the job with Louis Vuitton

Learning on the job with Louis Vuitton

A local tailoring establishment was selected to work with America’s Cup title sponsor Louis Vuitton during two of their...

  • Mar 11, 2017 10:00 am
Being on our best behaviour

Being on our best behaviour

Courtesy is defined as the showing of politeness, good manners, respect and consideration.

We are hurtling towards the...

  • Mar 11, 2017 10:00 am
A five-star weekend awaits

A five-star weekend awaits

One of the events going on during the 35th America’s Cup is Bermuda Heroes Weekend.

In its third year, BHW promises to...

  • Mar 11, 2017 10:00 am
A global audience

A global audience

Ray Park has some first-hand knowledge of the America’s Cup and has been involved in building racing boats for...

  • Mar 11, 2017 10:00 am
A sprint to the finish

A sprint to the finish

Jimmy Spithill says everyone is aware of the clock as the America’s Cup teams make a final sprint towards the starting line of...

  • Mar 11, 2017 10:00 am
Ladies and gentlemen, The Band

Ladies and gentlemen, The Band

Last month, The Band, which will perform at various events during the 35th America’s Cup was chosen after 3,000 votes.

  • Mar 4, 2017 10:00 am
Wollmann is hoping to take the helm

Wollmann is hoping to take the helm

TeamBDA sailor Cecilia Wollmann, 19, is no stranger to the high seas.

The Smiths resident got her start sailing at age...

  • Mar 4, 2017 10:00 am
Smith enjoying the sweet taste of success

Smith enjoying the sweet taste of success

The nostalgia of biting into a Confections Bermuda “pink sand” sugar cookie brings back memories of grandma.

Allison...

  • Mar 4, 2017 10:00 am
Group is bringing understanding to community

Group is bringing understanding to community

The Emperial Group was named as one of America’s Cup Bermuda’s Community Ambassadors earlier this month. They were chosen for...

  • Mar 4, 2017 10:00 am
Kirby is keeping it in the family

Kirby is keeping it in the family

Rome Kirby, the Oracle Team USA tactician, has already packed a full career of sailing achievements into his young life.

  • Mar 4, 2017 10:00 am
Think you are ready to take the challenge?

Think you are ready to take the challenge?

The America’s Cup invites the public to participate at the first Community Grinding Challenge this weekend during Bermuda...

  • Mar 4, 2017 10:00 am
Celebrating sail and sea

Celebrating sail and sea

Bermuda is preparing for one of its biggest sailing seasons with the America’s Cup less than 100 days away, two other...

  • Feb 25, 2017 10:00 am
Artemis Racing and the magic of the Cup

Artemis Racing and the magic of the Cup

Artemis Racing, the Swedish challengers for the 35th America’s Cup, launched their America’s Cup Class yacht earlier this week...

  • Feb 25, 2017 10:00 am
Finding inspiration in colour and performance

Finding inspiration in colour and performance

With designs inspired by the speed and agility of the boats and Bermuda, TABS focused on the performance and colour for the...

  • Feb 25, 2017 10:00 am
Warner is pushing himself to his limits

Warner is pushing himself to his limits

With a background in boxing and rugby, TeamBDA member Shomari Warner only got his start in sailing last June.

The...

  • Feb 25, 2017 10:00 am
Bento’s delight at son’s endeavours

Bento’s delight at son’s endeavours

Maria Bento is full of praise for the America’s Cup Endeavour programme which her ten-year-old son Josiah “absolutely...

  • Feb 25, 2017 10:00 am
Sessions to help island get ready for AC35

Sessions to help island get ready for AC35

America’s Cup Bermuda and its community partners hosted the first of six public information sessions at St Paul Centennial...

  • Feb 25, 2017 10:00 am
Plenty of ways to watch the action

Plenty of ways to watch the action

With less than four months to go the 35th America’s Cup is right around the corner.

Have you bought your tickets yet?...

  • Feb 18, 2017 10:00 am
It’s all getting very real now, says Coutts

It’s all getting very real now, says Coutts

This week marked a major milestone in the long-anticipated wait for the 35th America’s Cup.

The greatest race on water...

  • Feb 18, 2017 10:00 am

Redundancy cloud has silver lining

Redundancy in depressed economic times has forced many former employees to turn to entrepreneurship.

And this was no...

  • Feb 18, 2017 10:00 am
Age no barrier to Dill’s Red Bull ambition

Age no barrier to Dill’s Red Bull ambition

At just 18-years-old Peter Dill is the youngest member of Team BDA.

Recently named Boat Captain, he will be in charge...

  • Feb 18, 2017 10:00 am
New boat is fastest thing on four foils

New boat is fastest thing on four foils

As Oracle Team USA revealed their new America’s Cup Class boat on Tuesday, Bryan Baker, the designer, said the new boats will...

  • Feb 18, 2017 10:00 am
Ingham’s crucial role with teams

Ingham’s crucial role with teams

Ervelle Ingham plays a pretty crucial role in the America’s Cup and without her quite a few team members may never get their...

  • Feb 18, 2017 10:00 am
Siese focused on getting team ready

Siese focused on getting team ready

Last month, Owen Siese was named team manager for TeamBDA, the island’s entry into the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup in June.

  • Feb 11, 2017 10:00 am
New line of AC fashion fills gap in market

New line of AC fashion fills gap in market

Davison’s of Bermuda has produced a line of America’s Cup commemorative shirts for adults and children as part of being an AC...

  • Feb 11, 2017 10:00 am
Slingsby is a man on a mission

Slingsby is a man on a mission

Tom Slingsby has multiple roles on the Oracle Team USA team which will defend the America’s Cup in June.

As the sailing...

  • Feb 11, 2017 10:00 am
BAR gives students glimpse into future

BAR gives students glimpse into future

Land Rover BAR earlier this week opened its 11th Hour Racing Exploration Zone at the team base in Dockyard.

The space...

  • Feb 11, 2017 10:00 am
Incredible journey only just beginning

Incredible journey only just beginning

Ahzai Brooklin Smith has had an incredible journey through sailing and the America’s Cup Endeavour programme.

The...

  • Feb 11, 2017 10:00 am
Faulkner hopes island’s cup runneth over

Faulkner hopes island’s cup runneth over

Jon Faulkner is looking forward to seeing the effects of the America’s Cup.

Mr Faulkner has just taken over the old...

  • Feb 11, 2017 10:00 am
Meet Mackenzie “just call me Otis” Cooper

Meet Mackenzie “just call me Otis” Cooper

Mackenzie Cooper has been named the skipper of Team BDA for the 2017 Red Bull Youth America’s Cup.

It’s an opportunity...

  • Feb 4, 2017 10:00 am
Murray excited to showcase his wares

Murray excited to showcase his wares

Pen designer and information technology professional, Alan Murray, is an America’s Cup licensee.

He sells cedar wares...

  • Feb 4, 2017 10:00 am
Racing is in the genes for Oracle tactician

Racing is in the genes for Oracle tactician

Andrew Campbell is a four-time All-American college sailor and Olympian who is carrying on the family business — racing in the...

  • Feb 4, 2017 10:00 am
A favourite watering hole for Cup sailors

A favourite watering hole for Cup sailors

After a hard day’s work on the water what’s better than grabbing a bucket of beer and a local fish sandwich and relaxing?...

  • Feb 4, 2017 10:00 am
Thousands vote for The Band members

Thousands vote for The Band members

Thousands of you voted and this is the result, six local musicians have been chosen to be a part of The Band which will play...

  • Feb 4, 2017 10:00 am
Make the most of AC35 business opportunities

Make the most of AC35 business opportunities

America’s Cup Bermuda has created a working group specifically to guide local business owners and entrepreneurs to the best...

  • Feb 4, 2017 10:00 am
NZ joy for AC Endeavour pair

NZ joy for AC Endeavour pair

If you had asked Ahzai Smith or Christopher Raymond if they expected top performances in regattas in New Zealand — their first...

  • Jan 28, 2017 10:00 am