The Bridge 2017 centennial and transatlantic race Celebrating a century of Franco-American friendship, The Bridge 2017 in June is an event supported by the Centennial Mission 14-18 revolving around sailing, music and basketball. The Queen Mary 2 and Ultimes trimarans will race across the Atlantic from one bridge, in Saint-Nazaire, on the French coast, to another, in New York. A famous cruise ship and the fastest multihulls will be the focus of this unique historical event. It kicks off on June 25, 100 years after the American landing of 1917. Private individuals and business people can take part in the adventure and experience the challenge, on board the luxury liner.