Luna Rossa, ORACLE TEAM USA winners at America’s Cup World Series Naples / America’s Cup: "Led by helmsman Francesco Bruni, Luna Rossa Swordfish . . . won the overall championship of the America’s Cup World Series Naples. . . . Slingsby delivered on his stated goal: to secure the overall 2012-2013 America’s Cup World Series season championship for ORACLE TEAM USA, the defense team in the upcoming 34th America’s Cup (Sept. 7-21). He wrapped up that championship yesterday and today added the match racing title as well. “I’m really proud to be getting the America’s Cup World Series trophy for ORACLE TEAM USA,” said Slingsby. ORACLE TEAM USA also won last year’s championship. “Jimmy Spithill and his team set it up for us. We just had to come here, do our best and luckily he gave us enough of a lead to take home the trophy.”. . ."
Umpire booth footage of collision between ETNZ and Luna Rossa Swordfish
Sailing: Magnus Olsson dies in Spain, age 64 The Independent Olsson, Swedish and also known as Mange, was even better known for his huge smile, indomitable sense of fun and humour, and his sheer professionalism and talent in the world of offshore sailing. “It is with great sadness that I received the news of ... The Independent
Sailing: Teens facing the ultimate test The Bay of Plenty Times WORLD-CLASS: Tauranga sailors Zak Merton [left] and Sam Barnett will represent New Zealand at the ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships. John Borren. The chance to test themselves against the very best young sailors in the world is an opportunity ...
Mahesh wins national sailing title Times of India The event was hotly contested by eight teams comprising 40 sailors and saw some big guns such as Arjuna Awardee Mahesh and Mongia mixing it up with fresh new challengers like Gulshan Chunekar, R Mutthu and the defending champion, Ayaz Shaikh.
Oracle, Luna Rossa take sailing titles in Naples Albany Times Union NAPLES, Italy (AP) — Oracle Team USA won the 2012-13 America's Cup World Series overall championship Sunday. Italy's Luna Rossa took the Naples series for the second consecutive year. Tom Slingsby's Oracle boat came from behind to edge Luna ...
Mister Christian wins the Great Veterans Race BYM News (press release) The Great Veteran's Race, is the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia's annual tribute to those classic Sydney Hobart Yacht race yachts that sailed south in the 1940s, 50s, 60s and 70s and marks the opening of the CYCA Winter Series. Kathleen Gillett, Jack...
Melges 20 Audi Sailing Series Day 1 images by Borlenghi and Gattini Sail World Melges 20 Audi Sailing Series 2013 - Carlo Borlenghi provides the action on the first day of competition in Gaeta, Italy. Gaeta, 20-04-2013. Melges 20 Audi Sailing Series 2013 - Day 1 - Studio Borlenghi/Stefano Gattini/BPSE Click Here to view large ... Sail World
J/22 Sailing Caymans- A Cracking Good Time Racing! J/Sailing News (blog) J/22 Race Cayman 2013 winners! (George Town, Cayman Islands, Caribbean)- This year's Race Cayman sailing regatta was another huge success. The annual event, now in its 5th year, featured three different categories of sailboats. The winds rarely ... J/Sailing News (blog)
Warmer weather brings return of sailing action Bury Free Press Persistence and perseverance were rewarded as Nev Boneham and Charlotte Norrbom, sailing their Vareo, were the only crew to complete all three races, despite several capsizes, earning them the first series win of the season. This weekend, the Sea ... Bury Free Press