…….but not for good. Having overcome such a great tragedy as the Swedish team has endured, the mere participation of the team’s New AC72 and its crew is remarkable. Artemis Racing Chairman Torbjorn Tornqvist says “I certainly see this was the first campaign, but not the last one”. Check out the Semi-final Race 4 Highlights. […]Read More Artemis Says Goodbye,
Well, take a look for yourself. As much as I hate to say it……….those Kiwis are lookin’ strong.Read More Why Hydrofoils?
…….. from my favorite, Carlo Borlenghi. Enjoy!Read More Beautiful Photography……….
Check out the AC 45’s best wipe out moments…….Read More Americas Cup Epic Crashes….
After winning his fifth Olympic gold medal and just a short month of preparation under his belt, Ben Ainslie and the J.P. Morgan BAR crew, have taken to the race course. An early lead in the first race led to a 17 second victory, with a third place finish in the second race, making them the series’ overall […]Read More Keeping Up with the Cup – San Francisco
……. doing some practice in the San Francisco Bay to prepare for the crossing of the Pacific. The freshly painted, newly sponsored DCNS Hydroptère, the boat that flies, has recently been delivered from France to the west coast of America to attempt to beat the Trans-Pacific World Record. This record should get smashed considering the boat’s speed. I am […]Read More Check Out The New Hydroptère…….
Newport Rhode Island is no stranger to the Americas Cup. Annapolis local, Terry Hutchinson and Team Artemis seem to be the big match racing threat. While James Spithill and Team Oracle maintain a 4 point lead in the overall standings just ahead of Emirates Team New Zealand. The standings atop the leaderboard are tight to […]Read More The Oldest Trophy In Sports
Some interesting and almost forgotten history of the Americas Cup. Here is a brief look at the oldest trophy in sports.Read More Americas Cup
The Americas Cup World Series will make its final stop Newport, Rhode Island. The venue will feature both fleet and match racing. Make sure you are there. The event will take place June 23 – July 1, 2012 with AC World Series Championship racing taking place June 28 – July 1. Racing inside the Narragansett […]Read More Americas Cup Comes to the East Coast!
This is pretty much for those that enjoy a good sailboat race. Amazing acceleration!Read More Sailboat Racing
Although everyone is awestruck with mystique of the now famous winged AC 45’s, one shouldn’t forget what might have started all of this stadium sailing obsession, and that is the Extreme 40. Take a few minutes and catch up on what has been happening with these high speed catamarans. Brought to you by http://www.extremesailingseries.com/Read More Catamaran’s Without Wings