A look back at 2016, Riding the wave of support in Fukuoka

Back in November of 2016, SoftBank Team Japan were the undisputed crowd favorites on the shores of Hakata Bay during the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Fukuoka. Intense competition, a victory in race 2, tough finishes and thrilling come back set the crowd on fire. Black SoftBank Team Japan flags waved across the beach by the thousands as the team took to the stage. Now, SoftBank Team Japan focuses on its preparation for the final phase of the 35th America’s Cup to be held in Bermuda in May and June of 2017