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2017 Marion Bermuda Race offers front row seats for America’s Cup
TI’ skippered by Greg Marston was the overall winner of the 2015 Marion Bermuda Race Founders Division. ‘Ti’, an Alden Mistral 36 sailed under Celestial Navigation by a family crew The crew of ‘TI’ consisted of navigators Andrew Howe and Chase Marston, watch captain Peter Stoops, and crewmembers John Omeara and Jake Marston. They are all related, and all are from Falmouth, Maine ©SpectrumPhoto/Fran Grenon

Marion Bermuda Race 2017

Sail the 2017 Marion Bermuda Race starting June 9th from Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, enjoy all the post-race fun and activities at the Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club and stay on for your front row seat at the 2017 America’s Cup on Bermuda’s Great Sound.

In an effort to provide the best possible viewing opportunity for the 2017 America’s Cup finals in Bermuda, the Trustees of Marion Bermuda Race have moved their race start to June 9, 2017.

This enables all race participants to arrive in Bermuda prior to the start of the America’s Cup finals on June 17, 2017.

2017 Marion Bermuda Race offers front row seats for America’s Cup

Mischievous’, sailing for the Massachusetts Maritime Academy and skippered Charles Cahill by grabbed line honors in the 645-mile race. She was awarded the Blue Water Sailing Club Board of Governors Trophy for shortest elapse time. ‘Mischievous’ skippered by Charles Cahill crossed the finish line at St. David’s Lighthouse Bermuda during the twilight Lighthouse Committee cocktail party at the finish tower on Monday evening at 6:42 EDT – 2015 Marion Bermuda Race © SpectrumPhoto/Fran Grenon

Now, the America’s Cup Event Authority has established the first and only dedicated travel website for America’s Cup spectators to view and book packages to attend the 35th America’s Cup. Ocean Race participants will have access to a limited number slips and moorings at the Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club for the America’s Cup finals on a first come first serve basis. Special accommodation packages are available.

 

by Talbot Wilson

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