Mat Belcher and Will Ryan got off to a solid start in the Men's Two Person Dinghy (470), recording a third and a second to take the early initiative. Read more
The committee's initial target of 10 boats for the 50th anniversary regatta is likely to be doubled.
Ainslie joins the UK-flagged youth team, which was set up in his name to train the next generation of British America's Cup athletes, as helm and mentor.
Reigning World Champion Phil Robertson will be looking to defend his title in the high-speed M32 catamarans along with the rest of his Team CHN One.Ningbo crew.
A colourful mass spinnaker start is expected for the fleet of 150 yachts and multihulls.
"The most important consideration for our team is the need for a cutting-edge boat design, one that results in speeds that are as fast or faster than in the last America’s Cup held in Bermuda."
The attacks included five hijackings, 11 attempted boardings, 13 vessels fired upon, and 92 boardings.
When the first boat crew arrived on scene, they found two people in the water wearing life jackets and three still aboard the capsized vessel.
Each year, Robb Report Spain recognizes the “Best of the Best” in 24 categories, including wine, jewellery, real estate and aeronautics.
The addition of foils, which is an innovation now permitted by the Multi 50 Class rule, means that hitherto unimaginable speeds can now be achieved on this type of boat: 40 knots or 70km/hr.
Get down to Cronulla this weekend to grab a bargain or two.
"We are determined that in six months time, the 47th BVI Spring Regatta will go ahead. It might look a little different, but we'll still be putting on a great regatta."