Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at 6:00pm Stonington Harbor Yacht Club is excited to host a multimedia presentation from Tucker Thompson about the Volvo Ocean Race.
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Tucker Thompson was the official Host of the 35th America’s Cup. He is an award-winning TV commentator, producer, and public speaker and has hosted over 1,500 sailing shows including three America’s Cups, the Volvo Ocean Race, and the World Match Racing Tour. A former champion sailor, Tucker sailed with America True during the 2000 America’s Cup in New Zealand.Read more
The venue for this year’s match for the oldest trophy in sports is arguably the most beautiful in the event’s history, and the Public Host of the 35th America’s Cup says it’s not too late to plan an unforgettable trip!
The 35th America’s Cup starts next month, and the regatta will be held in Bermuda for the very first time. The Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers and Challenger Playoffs run from May 26 to June 12, 2017 and the America’s Cup Match presented by Louis Vuitton will be held June 17 & 18 and 24 - 27, 2017.
The 50-foot America’s Cup Class (ACC) boats are even faster than their 72-foot predecessors. Photo: Sam Greenfield/© ORACLE TEAM USARead more
For the next two years, Tucker Thompson, co-founder of T2P.TV in Annapolis, MD, will host all public delivery of the 35th America’s Cup, which will be sailed in Bermuda in 2017. Thompson’s coverage will include live TV, press conferences, public events and video features. He will also host the AC Tour, delivering live multi-media presentations at yacht clubs and other venues around the world.Read more