Portsmouth, Hampshire Sunday 24th Jul 2016. The Duchess of Cambridge, Royal Patron of the 1851 Trust, accompanied by The Duke of Cambridge made a return visit to Portsmouth to see the second Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series event to take place in the city. Land Rover BAR, led by Sir Ben Ainslie, is the first British team to contest an official America’s Cup event on home waters since the competition began in 1851.
The Duke and Duchess Visited the BAR team base Watch teams from USA, France, New Zealand, Sweden and the British Challenger compete in three races on the Solent and then. Went to Meet the competing teams in the Race Village following the races.