Land Rover BAR R1 - the boat the team is planning to use in the America's Cup final in Bermuda in 2017

With days to go before the last America's Cup World Series race, Land Rover BAR has unveiled more details about R1 - the race boat the British team will be using in the final in Bermuda next year.

Sir Ben Ainslie and wife Georgina welcome their first child

Ahead of the America's Cup action in Portsmouth this weekend, Sir Ben Ainslie has already had his first win! He and his wife, Georgie Thompson have welcomed their first child.


Alex Thomson's death-defying stunt, Ian Walker's celebrity yacht on fire and more: this week's YBW news in bitesize format.

2015 News Canvas

From missing fishing boats, a 'ghost ship' being sunk in Ireland to Sir Ben Ainslie selling his Hoek Truly Classic 65 honeymoon yacht, we take a look at the major 2015's news and events in the boating world.