Originally Posted by tommays
The sport is supposed to a match racing game of who has better tactics and can control the race
Then the boats should be exactly the same and obviously they are not.
That counts too but less than the design match, it is more of a design match than anything else.
On the last edition Oracle was so evidently superior in performance that Allinghy did not have any chance and for what I have saw the same will happen this year.
Did you saw the design team for Oracle? Have a look, they are more than the crew