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America's Cup- Emirates Team NZ foiling to windward and rolltacking *Feature By John Navas, San Francisco, USA , 6:50 AM Sun 8 Sep 2013 GMT
Videographer John Navas was bayside in San Francisco for the opening day of the 34th America's Cup and caught this sequence of Emirates Team NZ foiling upwind and then falling into one of her roll tacks which proved so profitable on the upwind legs. ...

America's Cup- TWO ZIP – WOW! *Feature By Bob Fisher, 10:26 PM Sat 7 Sep 2013 GMT
Only in their dreams would the wildest of the Kiwi supporters dared to predict the outcome of the first day’s racing in the 34th America’s Cup. Two victories, carved in 'proper' match racing fashion by being faster on the upwind legs, to Emirates Team New Zealand put a big grin on the face of the team’s managing director, Grant Dalton, the oldest man on either boat. ...

America's Cup- Predictwind - Lighter winds and late build on Day 1 *Feature By Richard Gladwell, 5:28 PM Sat 7 Sep 2013 GMT
Predictwind indicates that light to moderate winds will prevail for Saturday, the first race day for the 2013 America's Cup. The first race starts at 1.15pm on Saturday, local time with the second race scheduled for 1415hrs. The 18fters racing in the International Series will have stronger breezes when they start racing around 1530hrs. ...

America's Cup- Final Countdown in San Francisco - Video *Feature By John Navas, 5:40 PM Fri 6 Sep 2013 GMT
America's Cup Defender, Oracle Team USA and the Challenger Emirates Team NZ each had their final work-outs on San Francisco Bay, yesterday. Videographer John Navas was shoreside an caught the action. ...

America's Cup- The Walter Cronkite Report - 1987 in Fremantle *Feature By Sail-World, 3:49 PM Fri 6 Sep 2013 GMT
Maritime Productions presents another from its video library of America's Cup. Revered US broadcaster Walter Cronkite presents his view of the 1987 Louis Vuitton Cup and America's Cup in Fremantle, Australia. Arguably the best America's Cup ever staged, the 1987 edition, saw several US teams vying for the right to be the Challenger. ...

America's Cup - Why is anyone surprised at charges of cheating? *Feature By Barry Pickthall, 3:33 PM Fri 6 Sep 2013 GMT
Why is anyone ‘surprised’ at charges of cheating in the current round of the America's Cup? In its 162 year history, the trophy has driven men on both sides of the world with otherwise unimpeachable records to go well beyond the bounds of sportsmanship in their efforts to win or defend this infamous Garrard fashioned ewer. ...

Images of NZL Sailing Team at the Red Bull Youth AC by John Navas *Feature By John Navas, San Francisco , 11:44 PM Thu 5 Sep 2013 GMT
San Francisco based photographer and videographer John Navas, captured these images of the final race of the inaugural Red Bull Youth America's Cup. Two New Zealand teams took the top positions with A team from Portugal third. ...

America's Cup- Changes in attitudes? No, same old platitudes. *Feature By Bob Fisher, San Francisco, USA , 11:43 PM Thu 5 Sep 2013 GMT
Like many of the pre-match press conferences of the past, that held on Thursday in San Francisco was unrevealing. The teams each fielded two principal sailors who preened themselves and batted all the questions into touch. They universally avoided any of the contentious questions that have arisen from recent official deliberations and stuck strictly to their party lines. ...

Gladwell's Line- 'S' Words at the Opening Media Conference + Video *Feature By Richard Gladwell, San Francisco, USA , 6:35 PM Thu 5 Sep 2013 GMT
The Media Conference to open the 34th America's Cup was a stunning affair. Maybe my brain was still mush after what turned out to be an 18 hour journey from Auckland, plus getting only four hours sleep before making my way down to the San Francisco Waterfront and Pier 29(?) which houses the Media Centre. Includes Replay Video ...

America's Cup- Cheating doesn't pay but cheats do *Feature By Bob Fisher, San Frnacisco, USA , 10:37 PM Tue 3 Sep 2013 GMT
Oracle will lose the first two races it wins and the team will pay a fine of a quarter of a million US dollars for damaging the reputation of the America’s Cup and five sailors in the team have been named and shamed in the worst case of cheating ever in the event’s 162-year history. ...

Red Bull Youth America's Cup - Aussies´s back on the pace *Feature By Rob Kothe and the Sail-World Team, 7:52 PM Tue 3 Sep 2013 GMT
Red Bull Youth America’s Cup on San Francisco Bay. - after two horror days, Australia's Objective Australia Team were back on the pace, with two seconds behind the Kiwis. The team has been plagued by problems with faulty gennaker halyards in each of the first three races, with jury protests outstanding about the supplied equipment. Today their sail stayed hoisted and they were back in the hunt. ...

America's Cup- Points, expulsions and fines in Jury Decision *Feature By Richard Gladwell, 6:58 PM Tue 3 Sep 2013 GMT
Several members of Oracle Team USA have been excluded for various periods of time, substantial fines have been levied on the team and the team deducted two points in the forthcoming America's Cup Regatta. The International Jury has exonerated Team principals, specifically Grant Simmer and Russell Coutts, and it was their actions once they became aware of the measurement issues that carried a mi ...

Sealink Magnetic Island Race Week - Flying Cloud wins SOS Cup *Feature By Magnetic Island Race Week Media, 10:57 AM Tue 3 Sep 2013 GMT
CYCA Commodore Howard Piggott wins inaugural Queensland Season of Sailing Cup. It happens when owners run multiple boats. Matt Allen runs multiple Ichi Bans and Peter Harburg runs multiple Black Jacks. ...

Red Bull Youth AC- Day 2, Races 3 and 4 - photos by Chuck Lantz *Feature By Chuck Lantz, San Francisco , 7:27 AM Tue 3 Sep 2013 GMT
Even more drama unfolded on San Francisco bay during Race 3 and 4 of the 8 race Red Bull Youth America's Cup series. One of New Zealand's boats again suffered a gear failure, and the German team boat came way too close to capsizing. ...

America's Cup- Emirates Team New Zealand tests new mods *Feature By Chuck Lantz, San Francisco , 7:25 AM Tue 3 Sep 2013 GMT
Emirates Team New Zealand's America's Cup AC72 challenger took to the waters of San Francisco bay in brisk breeze to test newly installed modifications, including a shrouded bowsprit and two open box-like devices on the rear crossover section. ...

Red Bull Youth AC- Am-Cam video replay of Race 2, Day 2 *Feature By John Navas, San Francisco,USA , 5:40 AM Tue 3 Sep 2013 GMT
Videographer John Navas was bayside in San Francisco for the first race of Day 2 of the Red Bull Youth America's Cup being sailed between ten teams of sailors aged 19-24 years old, and all representing their country ...

Red Bull Youth AC- Am-Cam video replay of Race 1, Day 2 *Feature By John Navas, San Francisco,USA , 5:36 AM Tue 3 Sep 2013 GMT
Videographer John Navas was bayside in San Francisco for the first race of Day 2 of the Red Bull Youth America's Cup being sailed between ten teams of sailors aged 19-24 years old, and all representing their country ...

Red Bull Youth AC- Am-Cam Video - Ozzies suffer more gear breakdowns *Feature By John Navas, 8:29 PM Mon 2 Sep 2013 GMT
Objective Australia's woes with their with gennaker halyards continued on the second day of racing in the Red Bull Youth America's Cup, with the halyard again giving way at a vital point of the race for the promising Australian crew. Videographer John Navas was on hand to catch the latest incident. ...

America's Cup- Oracle Team USA training session images *Feature By Sail-World, 12:04 PM Mon 2 Sep 2013 GMT
Oracle Team USA has been putting the finishing touches on their preparations for the Day of Reckoning on September 7, and the first race in the 34th match for the America's Cup. Team photographer, Guilian Grenier provided this gallery of images from one of their last two boat training sessions ...

America's Cup- Emirates Team NZ's first sail out of the shed *Feature By Sail-World, 11:45 AM Mon 2 Sep 2013 GMT
Image gallery of Emirates Team NZ on her first sail since the end of the Louis Vuitton Final, when she went into the shed for four days of modifications, most obvious of which was the addition of two box like fairing on the aft cross beam. ...

America's Cup- Dean Barker's Blog - Back on the water *Feature By Dean Barker, San Francisco, USA , 11:12 AM Mon 2 Sep 2013 GMT
Writing on his blog at Kiwi Yachting Consultants' website Emirates Team NZ skipper Dean Barker gives his view on the 34th America's Cup:After the last three days off we got back on SF Bay today to begin our final preparations. The shore crew once again have done an amazing job of getting through an incredibly long job list including the addition of a couple of new areodynamic fairings. ...

Red Bull Youth AC - More photos from Chuck Lantz *Feature By Chuck Lantz, San Francisco , 6:26 AM Mon 2 Sep 2013 GMT
More photos from Sail-World's Chuck Lantz, all shot from shore. The photos show how close to the action spectators can be along the San Francisco waterfront. All but a few grandstands have free admission, and all walk-in areas are free. ...

Red Bull Youth AC Day 1 - First of two galleries from Chuck Lantz *Feature By Chuck Lantz, San Francisco , 6:13 AM Mon 2 Sep 2013 GMT
The first day of match racing by the Red Bull Youth AC on San Francisco bay brought wild colors and even wilder action as teams of international sailors competed in the first two races of the series. Sail-World photographer Chuck Lantz shot the action from a spectator area next to the St. Francis YC. First of two galleries. ...

Online marina berth auction - own your own piece of marine community *Feature By Jeni Bone, , 1:19 AM Mon 2 Sep 2013 GMT
Marine Auctions is holding its Online Auction of Marina Berths with the bidding to commence on Friday 30 August and ending 3pm Wednesday 4 September. ...

Red Bull Youth America´s Cup - Tough first day for Objective Australia *Feature By Simon Reffold, 9:42 PM Sun 1 Sep 2013 GMT
Equipment failures marred the Objective Australia team’s first day of racing on San Francisco Bay in the inaugural Red Bull Youth America’s Cup. ...

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