19 April 2013

ACWS Naples Live Racing - Day 3

2013 America's Cup World Series Streamed LIVE from Naples - ACWS Naples Live Racing - Day 3 - Streamed live on Apr 20, 2013 at 14:00 CEST. (8:00 am EDT in the US)  (replay of April 19 hereAmerica's Cup World Series, live racing from Naples

Steady sailing, jarring collision mark Day 2 at America’s Cup World Series Naples / America’s Cup: "Strong performances by ORACLE TEAM USA SLINGSBY and Energy Team along with a jarring collision between Emirates Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa Challenge were the hallmarks of Day 2 at America’s Cup World Series Naples. Helmsman Tom Slingsby led ORACLE TEAM USA into the top spot in the standings with finishes of 1-2 in today’s two fleet races. Slingsby, filling in for team skipper Jimmy Spithill, also won his first competitive match race, a 34-second victory over HS Racing led by co-skippers Roman Hagara and Hans-Peter Steinacher. “It was an ideal day for us, we’re really happy,” said Slingsby, the 28-year-old Australian who won the Gold medal in the Laser class at last year’s Olympic Regatta."

ACWS Naples Results

DAY 2- April 19 video highlights - Strong performances by ORACLE TEAM USA SLINGSBY and Energy Team along with a jarring collision between Emirates Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa Challenge were the hallmarks of Day 2 at America's Cup World Series Naples.

America's Cup World Series: Day 2 in Naples
Red Bull (International)
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Emirates Team New Zealand packed up for America's Cup
Washington Times
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Washington Times

Ben Ainslie tops America's Cup World Series leaderboard in Naples
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Sail World (press release)
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Sail World (press release)

America's Cup cat en-route
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Team NZ make strong start
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America's Cup World Series, Naples - Team BAR tops the leaderboard
Sail World
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Sail World

America's Cup World Series Naples - Day 1 images by Carlo Borlenghi
Sail World
At the America's Cup World Series in Naples, photographer Carlo Borlenghi was on site to capture this gallery of images of the action during day one. Enjoy! 2013 America's Cup World Series Naples - Day 1 - JP Morgan B.A.R - Luna Rossa / Carlo Borlenghi ...

Sail World

34th America's Cup Accredits Odyssey, a Sailing Fearless Yacht as Official ...
PR.com (press release)
San Francisco, CA, April 19, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Sailing Fearless, a San Francisco based yacht Charter Company, announced today that Odyssey, a 65 foot tri-deck luxury yacht, has been chosen and accredited as an official 34th America's Cup stake boat for ...

Sailing: Sailors peaking at right time
Daily Pilot
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Sailing: CdM excited about Pacific Coast Championships
Daily Pilot
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Stillwater Gazette
St. Croix Sailing School students practice sailing on the St. Croix River near Hudson, Wis., during a past sailing school session. (Photo courtesy of St. Croix Sailing School). HUDSON, Wis. — Registration is underway for the fifth year of the Saint ...

Stillwater Gazette

Hoya Sailing Wins America Trophy
Georgetown University Official Athletic Site
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Woburn's Keating going to Blind Sailing World & International Championships
Woburn Daily Times
Keating is headed to the International Federation for Disabled Sailing's (IFDS) top event at Seabornia Yacht Club in Miura City, Japan, from May 24 to June 1. Together with hersailing partner, Matt Chao of Newton, and their two sighted guides, Keating ...

Duluth Tall Ships festival adds ninth ship, sailing opportunities
Duluth News Tribune
The 118-foot schooner Halie and Matthew is a classic two-masted, gaff-rigged ship with 4,600 square feet of sail area. Launched in 2005, the vessel can carry 100 passengers. Its addition to the festival allows organizers to add 1,200 day sail tickets ...

Tennis, Track Teams Undefeated; Sailing Squad Has Wind at Back
Martha's Vineyard Gazette
The sailing team has moved to a 6-4 season record. Last Saturday the team sailed in a quad meet against Belmont Hill, Dennis-Yarmouth and Tabor Academy, sweeping the first two teams 3-0, 3-0 before falling to Tabor. Still, head coach Andrew Burr said ...
Martha's Vineyard Gazette

Seaport offers sailing scholarships
The Westerly Sun
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Hometown: Kingsmill Yacht Club Hosts Training Classes on Knots, Sailing
Williamsburg Yorktown Daily
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