SailNet Community - View Single Post - AC 72 crashes, 1 dead
View Single Post
post #7 of Old 05-11-2013
PCP
Senior Member
 
PCP's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Portugal, West Coast
Posts: 16,214
Thanks: 21
Thanked 105 Times in 88 Posts
Rep Power: 11
 
Re: AC 72 crashes, 1 dead

Quote:
Originally Posted by L124C View Post
This article puts the wind at only 15 to 20 knots, and claims the cat pearled before breaking up. America's Cup boat nosedived, broke into pieces
Haven't seen any footage on You Tube, which is surprising. Seems somebody is videoing the 72's anytime they are on the bay.
They said the wind was 20K gusting 30k.

Regards

Paulo


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
PCP is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome