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Charlotte Amalie
Friday, December 9, 2022


Dennis Conner will arrive in the territory on Thursday to continue development of the America's Cup effort, according to Michael Bornn, president of the V.I. America's Cup Challenge.
The second meeting between Team Dennis Conner and the V.I. America's Cup Challenge will continue advancement of the joint effort. Conner will meet with V.I. Challenge principals and sponsors and reacquaint himself with the islands he has visited several times before.
Bornn said plans have been made to familiarize Conner with the V.I. Marine program and meet with young Virgin Islands sailors.
Among scheduled events are news conference hosted by V.I. America's Cup Challenge official sponsor, WVWI, at 10 a.m. Friday and a welcome reception at Palm Passage starting at 5:30 Friday evening.

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