Ainslie opens sailing foundation

Sir Ben Ainslie, who trained in Cornwall, has opened a sailing foundation in memory of his late-team mate Andrew Bart Simpson.

Sir Ben Ainslie opens sailing foundation in memory of team-mate

Sir Ben Ainslie, who trained in Cornwall has been raising money for a sailing school in Bermuda in the name of his late-team mate Andrew Bart Simpson. Simpson died earlier this year in San Francisco after being trapped under his catarman when it capsized and broke into pieces.

After helping the USA team win the America Cup in a huge turnaround Ben Ainslie and Ian Percy have been setting up a sailing foundation for young people in memory of Simpson.