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AtCup is In Charleston!

*|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|*   Welcome to Charleston! The 2018 Atlantic Cup has touched down in Charleston, South Carolina! Almost all of the teams have arrived and many of the racers have been working on their boats all day to get them prepared for the start Saturday!    In Charleston? Come and see us at one of the[…..]

11th Hour Racing Partners With The Atlantic Cup’s Kids Program!

11th Hour Racing Returns as Official Education Partner of the Atlantic Cup Race Organizers to educate over 2,000 school children during the 2018 race    MARCH 29, 2018 – Newport, Rhode Island – Manuka Sports Event Management is pleased to announce 11th Hour Racing as the Official Education Partner for the 2018 Atlantic Cup. With[…..]

Transat Jacques Vabre Preview

One of the iconic offshore distance races held every other year starts on Sunday, November 5th. Our very own Sam Holliday is on the ground in Le Havre and below is his preview of who to watch in the Class40 race.  The Transat Jacque Vabre is an event that has firmly secured itself as one[…..]

New Sponsors and Teams Announced for 2018 Race

    The Atlantic Cup Announces Three New Race Partners: United Airlines Mileage Plus Exclusives, Hyatt Place Charleston and CODE-ZERO   Plus first two teams announced: Dragon Ocean Racing and Oakcliff Racing NEWPORT, RI (November 1, 2017) – With preparations underway for the 2018 Atlantic Cup, Manuka Sports Event Management, organizers of the USA’s toughest offshore[…..]

The 6th Edition of the Atlantic Cup Starts May 26, 2018

The Atlantic Cup Returns For 6th Edition May 26, 2018 Longest Offshore Race in the Western Atlantic Will Visit Charleston, Brooklyn and Portland   NEWPORT, RI (May 26, 2018) – Manuka Sports Event Management announced today the sixth edition of the Atlantic Cup. The longest offshore race in the Western Atlantic dedicated to the Class40 will[…..]

Atlantic Cup Announces 2016 Sustainability Achievements

  THE MOST SUSTAINABLE SAILING RACE IN THE UNITED STATES ANNOUNCES 2016 ENVIRONMENTAL ACHIEVEMENTS The Atlantic Cup presented by 11th Hour Racing is first sports event in the U.S. to be ISO 20121 compliant and the only sailing race in the U.S. to be carbon neutral since 2012 NEWPORT, RI (October 25, 2016) – The[…..]

Atlantic Cup Kids

   600 Charleston City School Children Participate in Atlantic Cup Kids Day Students toured Atlantic Cup boats, met the teams, learned about recycling, offshore sailing, whale blubber, how to tie knots and marine debris MAY 26, 2016 – CHARLESTON, SC  – Nearly 600 children participated in Atlantic Cup Kids day today at Charleston City Marina. Atlantic[…..]

First All-Female Team to Race in AtCup

Four Additional Teams Announced Bringing 2016 Atlantic Cup presented by 11th Hour Racing fleet to Twelve Two-time British Olympic team meteorologist and accomplished Volvo Ocean Race sailor, Libby Greenhalgh, to compete with Oakcliff co-skipper, Liz Shaw, marking first all-female team to compete in Atlantic Cup Pabst Blue Ribbon returns as Official Beer Sponsor; Hyatt Place[…..]

11th Hour Racing Returns as Presenting Sponsor for 5th Edition of Atlantic Cup

Race Organizers launch #AtCup1Thing campaign to engage fans to ‘do 1 thing’ for the planet JANUARY 20, 2016 – Newport, Rhode Island – Manuka Sports Event Management is pleased to announce 11th Hour Racing as the presenting sponsor for the 2016 Atlantic Cup. With 11th Hour Racing’ssupport, the Atlantic Cup is the most environmentally sustainable[…..]

Atlantic Cup Presented by 11th Hour Racing Starts Campaign to Encourage All to Take Part for the Planet

Welcome Back 11th Hour Racing as the Presenting Sponsor of the 2016 Atlantic Cup! The Atlantic Cup presented by 11th Hour Racing will continue to lead the way as the most environmentally sustainable sailing race. Today we are delighted to share with you that 11th Hour Racing will return as the presenting sponsor for the 2016[…..]

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