Pompey Supporters’ Trust approve Michael Eisner’s takeover proposal

In an exciting turn of events, the Pompey Supporters’ Trust (PST) have voted their approval of former Disney CEO Michael Eisner’s proposal to buy Portsmouth Football Club: £5.67million bid from Eisner’s Tornante investment group. Community shareholders in PST — Portsmouth Football Club’s principal shareholder, with 48.5% of the club’s equity — voted …

New coaching launch hits the water at Southsea Rowing Club

Left to right: Membership Secretary Jeff Watling, Councillor Linda Symes, and Club Captain Pete Clarke We went to speak to the team at Southsea Rowing Club this afternoon about a new coaching launch they’ve put into service, thanks to funding from Portsmouth City Council. Club Captain Pete Clarke told …

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Annabel Vose joins Land Rover BAR Academy

The Land Rover BAR Academy have selected their first female sailor: Annabel Vose, one of Britain’s most talented young sailors, and winner of four World Championships, and one European and ten national titles across a multitude of classes and disciplines. The academy was created to find and support talented young …

Land Rover BAR win in Japan and claim World Series title

Following a stunning final day performance in the final round of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series (ACWS) Japan, Landrover BAR have became 2015-2016 ACWS Champions. They did it with a race to spare, creating a sufficient buffer that they could focus on winning the event in the final race.

Land Rover BAR visit Sumo Stables before Fukuoka racing

After 34 races in eight different events across six different countries, there’s just one final round and six more races to go in the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series (ACWS) from Friday 18th through Sunday 20th November. Land Rover BAR are heading to Fukuoka in Japan, with plenty at …

University of Portsmouth Paralympian’s silver success celebrated

A celebratory event was held at the University of Portsmouth last week for a student who won silver at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio. Master’s student Lauren Steadman (pictured above, right) competed in the debut paratriathlon event on Copacabana beach in Brazil. Lauren’s support team, including coaches, psychologists, and trainers, …

Home team Land Rover BAR win America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth

The final day of official racing action at the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth saw thousands of people watching the six competing sailing teams battle it out on the Solent waters for the winning title, which was triumphantly grasped by home team Land Rover BAR. Cheers erupted along …

Land Rover BAR take joint first place in first day of ACWS Portsmouth

Portsmouth-based UK home team Land Rover BAR have taken a joint lead at the America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth after coming first in two out of three races on the first official day of racing. Crowds of thousands gathered along Southsea seafront to cheer on Olympic sailor Ben and his …