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Smooth sailing for ORACLE TEAM USA AC72 Boat 2 - Day 1

Patience is a virtue for ORACLE TEAM USA who, after two anxious days, finally get the green light to commence sailing trials on their new AC72. All systems w...

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Artemis Racing launch AC72

The launch of Artemis Racing's first AC72 catamaran marks a major milestone in the team's quest for the America's Cup. Thousands of design and build hours ca...
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All aBOARD in San Francisco

ORACLE TEAM USA's brand new AC72 "17" takes flight with a little help from it's trimaran predecessor, USA17, winner of the 33rd America's Cup. © Amory Ross /...
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Teams capsize 8/18 at training on the Bay

China Team captures Team Korea's capsize today on San Franciscso Bay.  Unfortunately, Luna Rossa Swordwish also capsized with significant damage to the wing.

 

Thankfully no one was hurt and the shore crews are working hard to prepare the boats for next week's races.

 


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“The Race is on in an exciting way” - San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

“The Race is on in an exciting way” - San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee | ACup 34 | Scoop.it

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

 

Mayor Ed Lee goes for a ride and test drives Jimmy Spithill's AC45 on San Francisco Bay.  What a thrill for him!


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Welcome to Facebook - Log In, Sign Up or Learn More

Welcome to Facebook - Log In, Sign Up or Learn More | ACup 34 | Scoop.it
Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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Bring America's Cup 34 to San Francisco Bay - San Francisco, CA - Sports Venue/Stadium | Facebook

Bring America's Cup 34 to San Francisco Bay - San Francisco, CA - Sports Venue/Stadium | Facebook | ACup 34 | Scoop.it
Bring America's Cup 34 to San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, CA. 7,916 likes · 36 talking about this · 29 were here.
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Must Watch: $8M Oracle Yacht Flips, Dangles Crew: Video

Must Watch: $8M Oracle Yacht Flips, Dangles Crew: Video | ACup 34 | Scoop.it
Racing in the America's Cup on October 6, the Oracle Team USA yacht caught air and capsized off the coast of San Francisco during the first race of the America's Cup World Series.
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Oracle Racing readies America's Cup boat

Oracle Racing readies America's Cup boat | ACup 34 | Scoop.it
Out on the eastern edge of San Francisco, where the Dogpatch neighborhood bleeds into Pier 80, engineers and sailors have been working tirelessly to build the boat that will defend the America's Cup for Larry Ellison's Oracle Racing team.
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How to Get to Mars. Very Cool! HD

Very cool videoanimation of Spirit / Opportunitys flight to mars! NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Mission (MER) is an ongoing robotic space mission involving t...
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Fresh off the Olympic circuit, Ben Ainslie sets sail in San Francisco Bay

Fresh off the Olympic circuit, Ben Ainslie sets sail in San Francisco Bay | ACup 34 | Scoop.it

Thursday, August 16, 2012 - Open Training Day Two

 

First sightings of the J.P. Morgan BAR team this week in San Francisco Bay. Ben Ainslie flew directly from London to start practicing for his team's debut in the America's Cup World Series II (August 21-26th). After winning gold in the Finn class, Ben is the most decorated Olympic sailor in history. He is the first individual to win medals in sailing at five Olympic games, and the second to win four gold medals.


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