About BT STEM Crew

BT STEM Crew is a unique online resource for teachers of 11-16 year olds, brought to you by the 1851 Trust. Produced and reviewed in collaboration with STEM teachers, BT STEM Crew resources are set against the backdrop of the exciting challenge for the 35th America’s Cup, highlighting real-life applications of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Students can analyse high-performance nutrition, discover practical applications of physics, chemistry and mathematics, and learn about state-of-the-art design materials. Our films, interactive activities and worksheets – featuring real data and information from Land Rover BAR’s challenge for the 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda in 2017 – show young people how versatile and exciting the STEM subjects can be.

Register with BT STEM Crew today to access free, easy-to-use resources!

Land Rover BAR


Land Rover BAR was a commercial sports team, launched on June 10th 2014 in the presence of The Duchess of Cambridge. The team was conceived by four-time Olympic gold medallist and 34th America’s Cup winner, Sir Ben Ainslie, with the aim of challenging for the 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda in 2017.

About the 1851 Trust

The 1851 Trust is a dynamic and innovative education charity committed to inspiring young people to become innovators of the future and stewards of the environment.  We believe in inspiring young people from all backgrounds to imagine their futures differently. 

The 1851 Trust works to enable, engage and encourage young people from a wide demographic to:

  • Understand the career choices and wider opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM)
  • Consider the environment and act sustainably
  • Experience sailing and give them opportunities to continue in the sport

About BT

BT has a long-term commitment to build a culture of tech literacy, starting with the next generation. 

Technology is shaping our lives. BT want to show how it can help young people get ahead – personally and professionally.  Using the power of sport to inspire students, BT STEM Crew brings to life how tech underpins exciting activities and opens minds to the wide range of careers available by getting tech literate.