We are on a Road to Bermuda to discover the inside scope on the America's Cup 2017. Teams competing in one of the most challenging sailing competitions in the world have been training for the match taking place in June 2017, and likewise organizers have been preparing Bermuda for the arrival of the international press and the Cup's fans.
Each episode explores a different aspect of life in Bermuda; from exclusive interviews with athletes to traditional Bermudan water sports.
Prepare to travel the Road to Bermuda, on Nautical Channel.
In this seasonal special, we’ll be catching up with SoftBank Team Japan and Oracle Team USA to find out exactly what they have on their Christmas wish lists this year. Rachel will also be cooking up a local holiday speciality and sampling it to the AC teams, as well as getting her dancing shoes on with the local Gombeys!
It's a new year, so what kind of resolutions have the America's Cup athletes made? And what's the local hangover cure for too much Bermudan rum? Find out in episode 3 of Road to Bermuda! We take look at the the regatta of 2015, before celebrating the start of the New Year with the local cocktail: dark ‘n’ stormies. Finally, we make sure we start the year in a good mood with the happiest man on the island, Johnny Barnes.
The February episode is Valentine’s Day themed! We meet the new members of SoftBank Team Japan and find out what it takes to make it onto the team, as well as their thoughts on love. Then, we get an exclusive look at the site of the AC35 Event Village, and take the ultimate challenge – trying out for Bermuda’s Red Bull Youth America’s Cup team.
In this episode of Road to Bermuda, we celebrate International Woman’s Day by uncovering some of the most inspirational and influential ladies in sailing to date. We have plenty of action from the M32 series, and we watch as some of our favourite AC sailors are taken hostage by the pirates of Bermuda, on board the Spirit of Bermuda. Also, we'll be following the Endeavour Programme to leave the sporting legacy in Bermuda and the island's status as the Shipwreck Capital of the World.
In this episode we catch up on the results from the World Series in Oman, go on a sailing adventure on the Spirit of Bermuda and get a windsurfing lesson with Upwind Sports. We celebrate Good Friday Bermuda style, get VIP access to a new America’s Cup Exhibit, and catch up with the America’s Cup Endeavour Programme and the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup hopefuls!