Impressive spectator figures for the first year of the Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series, Portsmouth
245,460 spectators enjoyed the action over the 4 days in Portsmouth
A perfect British summer’s day saw fantastic sailing conditions and huge turnouts at in the event village for ‘Big Saturday’, with an action packed programme of racing, aerial displays and shoreside entertainment.
Portsmouth gave the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series sailors an enthusiastic welcome on Friday, July 24. Despite damp conditions, thousands of visitors flocked to the free Waterfront Festival Arena and Fanzone Arena at the Southsea event village to watch the…