ACWS Bermuda: Training Day

The teams hit the water in the Great Sound yesterday for the first day of practice racing in Bermuda at the America's Cup World Series.

Racing in the Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series Bermuda starts on Saturday October 18. Race time is 14:10 local time in Bermuda (ADT).

If you're in Bermuda, make sure you get to the Opening Ceremony on Friday October 16 at 8:00pm at the Event Village along Front Street in Hamilton.

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Land Rover BAR's shore crew preps the boat for launch.Lloyd Images
Land Rover BAR prepares to launch their AC 45F before the start of practice racing.Lloyd Images
Artemis Racing on the the training day for the ACWS Bermuda.LLoyd Images
Artemis Racing on the the training day for the ACWS Bermuda.Lloyd Images
Cammas Groupama prepares for the ACWS in Bermuda.Ricardo Pinto
Action onboard Emirates Team New Zealand in Bermuda.Lloyd Images
Emirates Team New Zealand prepares for the first day of racing.Lloyd Images
More action from onboard Emirates Team New Zealand as they train in Bermuda.Lloyd Images
Land Rover BAR and Oracle Team USA do battle in Bermuda.Lloyd Images
The fleet lines up for the start of a practice race.Lloyd Images
Land Rover BAR takes the lead off the starting line.Lloyd Images
The AC 45's sit ready for the start of official racing.Ricardo Pinto