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  1. Sir Ben Ainslie hires Australian America's Cup acesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Stuff.co.nz

    Sir Ben Ainslie is taking his team back to foiling catamaran racing for their on the water preparations for the next America's Cup. Sir Ben Ainslie has signed two veteran America's Cup sailors from Australia to bolster his crew in the leadup to Auckland 2021.

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  2. Why Britain's richest man Jim Ratcliffe has invested $153M in sailingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 12 | WICU12 Erie

    It started with a beer and ended with a $153 million investment aimed at finally breaking Britain's America's Cup duck. After experiencing "the worst feeling of my career" a year ago last week, when his Land Rover BAR was knocked out of the 2017 Cup in Bermuda, Ben Ainslie had promised himself he would never experience that same sensation again.

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  3. Sardinian syndicate confirms America's Cup challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Stuff.co.nz

    The syndicate from Sardinia has been in the mix for the last six months and have now officially signed on. That brings the confirmed challengers to four alongside Italian challenger of record Luna Rossa, Sir Ben Ainslie's British outfit and American Magic from the New York Yacht Club.

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  4. Alinghi's Ernesto Bertarelli: America's Cup now a game for engineers, I won't be thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Southland Times

    ... He felt the expense was limiting the potential field as was shown with only Team New Zealand, Britain's Ben Ainslie Racing, Italian challenger of record Luna Ross and the New York Yacht Club confirmed so far. "Come on, now the Cup is a game for ...

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  5. Solent University students show off their yachts - in a forty year old competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 27 | Daily Echo

    ... on race day. Previous winners of this annual race are now responsible for designs of Open 60 race yachts and Ben Ainslie Racing's Americas Cup campaign. Previous graduates who have gone on to work in the sailing industry include Jason Ker, designer ...

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  6. Norway investigate America's Cup challenge for Auckland 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Auckland 2021. At the moment the confirmed entries are from holders Team New Zealand and challengers Britain's Ben Ainslie Racing, challenger of record Luna Rossa from Italy and the New York Yacht Club's American Magic. Emirates Team New Zealand ...

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  7. Olympic sailing overhauled in 'gender equity' drive for Paris 2024Read the original story

    May 15, 2018 | WAAY

    ... very future of our sport is being put at risk." The Finn -- sailed to three of his four gold medals by Briton Ben Ainslie -- has featured in 17 consecutive Games since its introduction in 1952. Foiling has become the new frontier for sailing, but ...

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  8. America's Cup: British challenger forced into name change after Olympic Association rowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... caught in a row with the British Olympic Association. After Ratcliffe's company Ineos agreed to offer Sir Ben Ainslie's crew a war chest of NZ$217 million, the team changed their name from Land Rover Ben Ainslie Racing to Ineos Team GB. Ratcliffe's ...

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  9. Sir Ben Ainslie's America's Cup syndicate to change name...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    The roll out of the Ineos sponsorship of Britain's America's Cup challenge included a digital image of the "Team GB" foiling monohull. Sir Ben Ainslie has had to rename his America's Cup syndicate for the second time in a fortnight after a branding row with the British Olympic Association.

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  10. Team NZ get US link to keep eye on America's Cup rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    Team New Zealand have found a clever way to keep a learned eye on their major opposition in the leadup to the 2021 America's Cup. Challengers Luna Rossa, Ben Ainslie Racing and the New York Yacht Club have all got entries in the TP52 Super Series, the world's leading monohull competition due to get under way shortly in the Mediterranean.

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  11. Ainslie's America's Cup team rebranded with $150M infusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | SFGate

    A large infusion of cash will give Britain its best chance ever to reclaim the America's Cup, which it lost in 1851 and hasn't come close to winning back. The America's Cup team headed by Sir Ben Ainslie has been rebranded INEOS Team GB with a commitment of $153 million from the petrochemical company based in London.

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  12. America's Cup: A new threat just emerged for Team New Zealand as Team GB sign massive dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... buy or rent, OneRoof.co.nz has everything you need to find your dream home. A big financial boost has turned Sir Ben Ainslie's America's Cup syndicate into potential spoilers for Team New Zealand ahead of the 2021 America's Cup. The Great Britain ...

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  13. Sailing: Ainslie's America's Cup bid gets $153 million INEOS backingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Reuters

    Ben Ainslie has secured 110 million pounds from British petrochemicals company INEOS to fund Britain's latest bid to win the America's Cup. British Olympic sailor Ben Ainslie, listens during a news conference to announce the launch of a British America's Cup sailing team in London, Britain, April 26, 2018.

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  14. Called Up: Windsurfer Islay Watson will represent the British Youth Sailing Team in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... Worlds winners include some of Britain's greatest sailors such as the world's most decorated Olympic sailor Sir Ben Ainslie and and 2008 Beijing gold medallist Pippa Wilson . Among those selected for the 2018 team is 29er helm Ewan Wilson, the ...

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  15. Sailing - Ainslie's America's Cup bid gets A 110 million INEOS backingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Ben Ainslie has secured 110 million pounds from British petrochemicals company INEOS to fund Britain's latest bid to win the America's Cup. FILE PHOTO: Skipper Ben Ainslie of Land Rover BAR speaks at a news conference ahead of competing in the America's Cup World Series sailing event in New York City, U.S., May 5, 2016.

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  16. Hampshire town named one of the best places to live in BritainRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2018 | Daily Echo

    ... and the organisation that runs the New Forest National Park . Former residents include Olympic sailing hero Sir Ben Ainslie and the late Leslie Thomas, author of The Virgin Soldiers and other best-sellers. A restaurant in Quay Street was formerly ...

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  17. Sailing: Giles Scott secures Finn title at Princess Sofia Trophy regattaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... since stepping back into the Finn in October 2017 having taken a year off to sail with his predecessor Sir Ben Ainslie 's America's Cup team. He marked his return to the Olympic circuit with a win at Enoshima Olympic Week then followed it up with ...

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  18. 'Ocean Brothers' to return to Lymington today after epic Atlantic voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... of other small craft. It promises to be the biggest party Lymington has seen since 2012, when sailing hero Sir Ben Ainslie proudly displayed his fourth Olympic gold medal. They are bidding to raise A 100,000 for the British Skin Foundation following ...

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  19. Rowers returning in triumph today after epic Atlantic voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Daily Echo

    ... of other small craft. It promises to be the biggest party Lymington has seen since 2012, when sailing hero Sir Ben Ainslie proudly displayed his fourth Olympic gold medal. They are bidding to raise A 100,000 for the British Skin Foundation following ...

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  20. Sailing: Ainslie in hunt for cash to fulfil America's Cup dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Reuters

    When Ben Ainslie is not out sailing with his crew, he is busy inside Land Rover BAR's futuristic headquarters raising the money he needs to make his America's Cup dream a reality. FILE PHOTO: Sailing - America's Cup finals - Hamilton, Bermuda - June 24, 2017.

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