Sail GP: Behind the scenes of Ainslie v Slingsby scrap

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When the opening event of the 2021 SailGP season in Sydney, Australia pitched the world's most successful Olympic sailor Sir Ben Ainslie against the 2020 champion Tom Slingsby, most people thought the battle between the former Oracle Team USA teammates would be a close one. As it turned out though

SailGP: Ainslie’s British crew dominates at first event in Sydney

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Ben Ainslie and the British team wasted no time establishing themselves as the ones to beat this season as they put on impressive performances throughout Sydney SailGP to claim their first event title. The first match race of SailGP Season 2 saw traditional rivals Great Britain and Australia face off

INEOS Team UK backer Jim Ratcliffe favourite to buy Team Sky

INEOS Team UK-backer Jim Ratcliffe favourite to buy Team Sky

It seems that Sir Ben Ainslie’s British America’s Cup syndicate INEOS Team UK may not be the only sports team on the radar of English business tycoon Sir Jim Ratcliffe. Rumours in several British newspapers over recent days have linked Ratcliffe with British professional cycling outfit Team Sky. Ratcliffe – Britain’s

Yacht Racing Podcast Episode 8 – Sir Ben Ainslie

British sailor Sir Ben Ainslie – the most successful Olympic yachtsman of all time, and skipper/team principal at America’s Cup challenger Ineos Team UK.

On this episode of the Yacht Racing Podcast Justin Chisholm's guest is British sailor Sir Ben Ainslie – the most successful Olympic yachtsman of all time, and skipper/team principal at America’s Cup challenger Ineos Team UK. Ainslie knows better than most what it is like to experience the highs and lows

Ropes back on the boats for America’s Cup 36

Ropes are back on the boats for America’s Cup 36.

If the last America’s Cup was memorable for one thing it was the back breaking non-stop effort put in by the teams’ grinders to keep the boats powered up with enough hydraulic pressure to keep the boats’ foiling and sail trim systems running all the way around the racecourse. The vast