Sir Ben at the London Boat Show

The London Boat Show 2014 will take place 4th – 12th January at Excel London.

Sir Ben Ainslie, pictured above in the 2012 Olympics from a Solent Rib Charter photography Rib, broke records in the J.P Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race 2013 hosted by the Island Sailing Club, will be holding a public Q&A at the boat show on Wednesday 8th January 2014.

Sir Ben will be talking about how he and his all-British crew aboard the AC45 J.P. Morgan BAR, trounced the existing Round the Island Race multihull record, held for 12 years by Francis Joyon, by an impressive 16 minutes.

The AC45 will be on display for the public to see, and some exciting Race news for 2014 will be announced at the show at 11.30am.

One for the diary!