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Sir Ben Ainslie

Sir Ben Ainslie's British team lose overall series lead in America's Cup qualifiers in Sweden

Rachel Adams 2.8.15 WetWheels purpose-built boat for disabled children at Royal Southern Yacht Club. Pictured on board are Geoff Holt MBE and Dick Long. (33906662)

You did it! £70k raised to build boat for disabled

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Ainslie: 'people would have got hurt and injured' if America's Cup racing went ahead

Ainslie: 'people would have got hurt and injured' if America's Cup racing went ahead

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Britain's America's Cup quest on track after BAR victory

Britain's America's Cup quest on track after BAR victory

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America's Cup racing abandoned due to "extreme weather"

America's Cup racing abandoned due to "extreme weather"

Poor weather forces change in America's Cup race times

Poor weather forces change in America's Cup race times

BAR in action

Ainslie holds slender lead in America's Cup World Series

In profile: The America's Cup teams

In profile: The America's Cup teams

Timeline: Britain's America's Cup disappointments

Timeline: Britain's America's Cup disappointments

Ainslie on America's Cup quest: "We've come a long way, but we've still got a long way to go"

Ainslie on America's Cup quest: "We've come a long way, but we've still got a long way to go"

Royal Marines transport the America's Cup into Hampshire

Royal Marines transport the America's Cup into Hampshire

Iain Percy expects BAR to be "very strong" at the America's Cup World Series

Iain Percy expects BAR to be "very strong" at the America's Cup World Series

Ainslie's America's Cup quest begins

Ainslie's America's Cup quest begins

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Ainslie's skills will be all too familiar to rivals

Ainslie's skills will be all too familiar to rivals

Hampshire braces for historical return of the America's Cup

Hampshire braces for historical return of the America's Cup

Walker in bullish mood in quest for Volvo Ocean Race silverware double

Walker in bullish mood in quest for Volvo Ocean Race silverware double

Thousands descend on Isle of Wight for Round the Island Race

Thousands descend on Isle of Wight for Round the Island Race

Martin Whitmarsh (left) celebrates with Lewis Hamilton during his Formula One days with McLaren

Hampshire's Whitmarsh: 'honoured and humbled' to be part of Britain's America's Cup challenge

The BAR team outside of their new HQ

Sir Ben Ainslie takes next step in America's Cup quest

Tired: Ian Walker holds his trophy at the end of the Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Ocean Race champion Ian Walker: "my kids want their daddy back"

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Hampshire's Ian Walker fulfills dream after officially being crowned Volvo Ocean Race champion

Hampshire's Ian Walker fulfills dream after officially being crowned Volvo Ocean Race champion

Walker has to remain patient as Volvo Ocean Race takes a pit-stop

Walker has to remain patient as Volvo Ocean Race takes a pit-stop

Hampshire's Volvo Ocean Race sailors Channel their energy

Hampshire's Volvo Ocean Race sailors Channel their energy

Williams claims back-to-back Royal Southern Match Cup victories

Williams claims back-to-back Royal Southern Match Cup victories

Battle for podium places hots-up on Volvo Ocean Race

Battle for podium places hots-up on Volvo Ocean Race

Sam Davies.

Skip’s joy at historic triumph

Southampton yachting skipper Ian Walker

Hampshire sailor makes history by becoming first UK skipper to win round world race

Hampshire sailors record 'huge' Volvo Ocean Race victory

Hampshire sailors record 'huge' Volvo Ocean Race victory

Hamphshire's Davies leads the way in Volvo Ocean Race

Hampshire's Davies leads the way in Volvo Ocean Race

Ian Walker

Walker hopes dealt blow

Team SCA hanging in there on Volvo Ocean Race

Team SCA hanging in there on Volvo Ocean Race

Walker struts to the summit of Volvo Ocean Race rankings

Walker struts to the summit of Volvo Ocean Race rankings

Williams completes impressive comeback in title defence

Williams completes impressive comeback at the start of title defence

The Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing team

Hampshire sailor's team face tough conditions in next leg of round-the-world race

Royal Victoria Country Park

Boat Jumble Sale attracts hundreds of people

Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing en route to Newport

Walker braced for a nail-biting finish to sixth leg of Volvo Ocean Race

Walker continues Volvo Ocean Race chase

Walker continues Volvo Ocean Race chase

IAN WALKER

Walker on the charge in Volvo Ocean Race

Hampshire sailors on Volvo Ocean Race have a need for speed

Hampshire sailors on Volvo Ocean Race have a need for speed

These scenes are set to be repeated as the Clipper Race is set to start and finish in London again this year.

Hampshire based Clipper Race organisers announce London again as start and finish point for round-the-world race

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Libby Greenhalgh

Volvo Ocean Racers circumnavigate the globe

Comedian Dom Joly jumps from onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing at the start of Leg 6 in Itajai

Joly good show for Volvo Ocean Race

Robin Knox-Johnston waving aboard his 32ft ketch Suhaili off Falmouth in 1969 after becoming the first man to sail solo non-stop around the globe

Sir Robin still has appetite for adventure

Frank Fletcher

Marathon effort for charity boss

Rob Greenhalgh and his team-mates aboard the MAPFRE boat.

Close start to Volvo Ocean Race sixth leg

IAN WALKER

PICTURES: Hampshire skipper Ian Walker taking nothing for granted ahead of sixth leg of Volvo Ocean Race

Sam Davies

Sam seeks third in-port race win

Dongfeng Race Team

Back up for sail

Sam Davies steers Team SCA home

Hampshire's Sam Davies finally leads her team to the finish-line of the latest Volvo Ocean Race stage

Ian Walker

UPDATED: Walker's team claim victory in Volvo Ocean Race leg 5

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