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The thrilling action is set to be on water, land and air

The fun isn’t just on the water during the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth. The Race Village offers interactive and exciting fun for all ages with a variety of exhibitors.

BMW, Global Partner of America’s Cup, is excited to be able to offer all Race Village ticketholders over the age of eight the chance to try to hand at Blokart land sailing. Thanks to their unique design Blokarts offer incredible speeds, yet even a novice can be safely up and away virtually instantly!

See the fastest boats up close in the BT Sport 100% Sport TechZone. This exciting new addition to the Race Village offers spectators the opportunity to meet America’s Cup experts and get the inside information on how these state of the art speed machines fly on the water and reach speeds of over 50mph. Land Rover BAR will be bringing their AC45 race boat and 3D sailing simulator allowing visitors to immerse themselves in the America’s Cup world.

The Royal Navy’s 40-foot climbing wall and Offshore Raiding Craft guarantee fun for children of all ages. Plus for those who want to relax and watch the racing, there’s a giant TV screen and deckchairs. Royal Navy careers advisors and the Royal Navy Sailing Association will also be on hand to offer advice.

Top Banana Circus will also be on hand to provide you with some totally different ways to have fun! Whether it’s juggling, walking the tightwire or performing an amazing trick, you’ll learn something new and have a great time doing it. The friendly team of workshop leaders and assistants will ensure everyone receives plenty of coaching to learn some fab new skills.

The RNLI will be providing safety advice to all members of the public with fun and engaging activities for younger audiences. They will also be raising the vital funds needed to deliver their lifesaving service and looking for new volunteers to fulfil a variety of roles. Plus, take a look at one of their smaller lifeboats and watch incredible demonstrations alongside the Coastguard.

You too can experience the thrill of being part of team Land Rover BAR!

To show their appreciation of all the support they receive, Land Rover BAR are offering one lucky Race Village ticket holder the opportunity to experience a day in the life of Land Rover BAR. Find out more here:

Don’t just expect the action to be on the water and the land! As the sailing teams fly over the water, up in the sky there are fantastic aerial displays every day. Featuring the Red Arrows on Friday, the Blades Aerobatic Team on Saturday and the Red Bull Matadors on Sunday, displays will take place from 12pm each day

For details on all the entertainment listed and to buy your tickets, visit:

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July 19, 2016