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America's Cup 2013 - Shining platinum By Irene Corosu, San Francisco, California , 1:25 PM Fri 8 Feb 2013
America’s Cup received major backings from Sailors for the Sea, which is recognizing each of the America’s Cup World Series regattas in San Francisco in August and October 2012 with the first-ever Platinum level certification under its Clean Regattas program due in part to an outstanding 98 percent landfill diversion rate at the second AC World Series regatta in San Francisco last October. ...[more]

America's Cup: Kiwi Olympic medalist to skipper Red Bull Youth AC team By Sail-World, 5:32 AM Fri 8 Feb 2013
Silver medalists in the 49er class in the 2012 Olympics, will head a group of talented young sailors selected to represent New Zealand in the Red Bull Youth America's Cup in San Francisco this September. They have been joined by three other team members from the NZL Sailing Team, and two leading sailors who have already made their mark on the international keelboat scene. ...[more]

America's Cup: Oracle Team USA foils again in San Francisco By Sail-World, 6:44 PM Thu 7 Feb 2013
Oracle Team USA's rebuilt AC72, USA-17, has sailed for two days in San Francisco, and the team have released some images and video showing her in foiling mode. Some changes have clearly been made to the boat - most obvious being removal of the former steering system, now replaced with a wheel, the same as Emirates Team NZ. ...[more]

America's Cup: Nick Holroyd looks at AC72 design concepts and rivals By Richard Gladwell, 2:42 PM Thu 7 Feb 2013
Emirates Team New Zealands's Technical Director, Nick Holroyd talks about the changes that have been made to the latest AC72 for the team, and gives his thoughts on what is being seen of the teams now sailing in San Francisco. This video features many still images to illustrate the design nuances of the AC72, and in many ways this video is a primer on AC72 design thinking and concepts. ...[more]

America's Cup: Emirates Team NZ's Kevin Shoebridge looks shoreside By Richard Gladwell, 2:23 PM Thu 7 Feb 2013
In past America's Cups, the shore and support crews have been very much an unseen force. But in the 34th America's Cup - while they are still largely unseen - the dependence of the team on their skills and dedication has never been more crucial. In this video interview, on the occasion on Emirates Team NZ's christening of their second AC72 catamaran, Chief Operating Officer for the team, Kevin ...[more]

2013 ‘Summer of Racing’ calendar culminates with America’s Cup Finals By Irene Corosu, , 6:30 AM Thu 7 Feb 2013
The calendar for the 2013 ‘Summer of Racing’ in San Francisco has been revealed, culminating with the America’s Cup Finals from September 7-21, when the defending champion, Oracle Team USA, will face the winner of the Louis Vuitton Cup (the America’s Cup Challenger Series). ...[more]

America's Cup: Dean Barker talks about the sailing side of NZA By Richard Gladwell, 8:12 AM Wed 6 Feb 2013
Emirates Team New Zealand's skipper, Dean Barker discussed the sailing issues and program with the teams new AC72, New Zealand Aotearoa. Surprisingly he reveals that the team only have 13 sailors, and that they will be announcing a 'First Eleven' from that group. For most teams that would not even be a viable reserve bench. Who is the backup skipper? ...[more]

America's Cup: Grant Dalton on the new AC72 - Aotearoa By Richard Gladwell, 11:26 PM Tue 5 Feb 2013
Emirates Team New Zealand's Managing Director, Grant Dalton spoke with Sail-World's America's Cup Editor, Richard Gladwell, after the team named their second AC72 - New Zealand Aotearoa. Here he elaborates on the new features on the AC72 catamaran, and the thinking behind them, along with an assessment of the competition and where they are ranked. ...[more]

America's Cup: Oracle Team USA sails again after three months lost By Guilain Grenier, 11:06 PM Tue 5 Feb 2013
Oracle Team USA's photographer, Guilain Grenier was on hand to record the re-launch of USA-17 on Monday, in San Francisco. The boat which suffered catastrophic damage in the capsize, last October has been repaired and altered. After her launch she sailed in light winds. Includes video of first sail and some interviews, after the outing. ...[more]

America's Cup: Onto the next phase for Oracle Team USA By Oracle Team USA, San Francisco , 5:18 PM Tue 5 Feb 2013
America's Cup 2013. Oracle Team USA ‘17’ was back in the San Francisco Bay today, beginning the next phase of training for their upcoming America’s Cup defense. A crew of 11 sailors, plus members of the design and performance team, took Oracle Team USA's AC72 racing yacht on the water for testing and commissioning of the boat and new wing. ...[more]

America's Cup: Oracle Team USA relaunch USA-17 in San Francisco By Sail-World, 1:17 PM Tue 5 Feb 2013
Oracle Team USA relaunched their first AC72, USA-17, today in San Francisco. She was rebuilt after a catastrophic capsize in San Francisco, which destroyed her wingsail, and severely damaged the platform. She will now undergo sailing trials and the team will continue their development program from the eight days of sailing they were able to achieve before the capsize. ...[more]

Vendee Globe: Victory for Francois Gabart, North Sails, and 3Di techno By Sail-World, 4:26 AM Tue 5 Feb 2013
Over the past three years, North Sails 3Di technology has won the Barcelona World Race, the Volvo Ocean Race, and now the Vendee Globe. The first two finishers for this spectacular race carried full North Sails inventories around the world, with the third placed boat a partial inventory. ...[more]

America's Cup 2013 - Emirates Team NZ unveil second AC72 By Warren Douglas, Auckland, New Zealand , 6:41 PM Mon 4 Feb 2013
America’s Cup 2013. Emirates Team New Zealand today unveiled its second AC72 with a low-key ceremony at the team’s Viaduct Harbour, Auckland, base. Barely six months after the team’s first AC72 catamaran started testing the second boat was ready for the water, another significant milestone accomplished as the team prepares for its challenge for the 34th America’s Cup. ...[more]

America's Cup: Images from Emirates Team NZ's launch in Auckland By Richard Gladwell, 1:38 PM Mon 4 Feb 2013
Images from Emirates Team NZ's launch of their second AC72 in Auckland. These images of the boat and gear show a lot of the refinements which have been done from the first design, mainly in the area of platform fairing and drag reduction. The boat features smaller foils and slightly altered hull shape from its predecessor ...[more]

America's Cup: Emirates Team NZ unveil second AC72 in Auckland + Video By Richard Gladwell, 12:58 PM Mon 4 Feb 2013
Emirates Team NZ christened their second AC72 in Auckland, this morning, in a simple ceremony including a Maori blessing of the waka, or canoe. As expected there was nothing radical about the boat, in terms of a departure from the base design developed for the teams first AC72, launched last July.Rather the focus is on refinement in terms of drag reduction and efficiency in working systems. ...[more]

America's Cup: Double AC72 launch on Monday on opposite Pacific coasts By Richard Gladwell, 9:21 PM Sun 3 Feb 2013
Both Oracle Team USA and Emirates Team NZ have confirmed that they will launch AC72's on Monday February 4, 2013. Emirates Team NZ's will be first in the water with their second AC72 catamaran, in Auckland, New Zealand, followed about 20 hours later by Orate Team USA, who will be re-launching their first AC-72, repaired after its capsize four months ago, on October 2012 ...[more]

America's Cup: A look behind the door at Oracle Team USA By Guilain Grenier, Oracle Team USA, 10:57 AM Fri 1 Feb 2013
Oracle Team USA's photographer, Gulian Grenier provides this look behind the building shed door at Oracle Team USA, as they make the final touches on the rebuilt and repaired USA-17, which was badly damaged in a capsize on San Francisco Bay in October 2012. ...[more]

America's Cup: Flying High on the AC72 By ETNZblog.com, 1:41 PM Thu 31 Jan 2013
Emirates Team NZ crew members describe what it is like to sail aboard the AC72, the 72ft catamaran capable of sailing at speeds of over 40 knots and which will be used in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco in just five months time. ...[more]

America's Cup: The End of the Beginning By Richard Gladwell, 7:16 PM Wed 30 Jan 2013
We are now in the Year of Cup - in fact, in just over five months, the first racing will be under way in the Louis Vuitton Cup. The end of January also marks the end of the first limited sailing period - where test sailing and racing by the AC72's is limited to just 30 days. ...[more]

Youth America's Cup 2013 - Stage set for Selection Series By Irene Corosu, San Francisco, California , 12:57 PM Wed 30 Jan 2013
The Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Selection Series will feature 11 national teams battling in two qualifying sessions in San Francisco from 9-24 February. ...[more]

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