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post #160 of Old 05-14-2013
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Re: Another America’s Cup entry destroyed

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Originally Posted by Alden68 View Post
You make a good point. However what if this wasn't for sport? What if was a project to create a new breed of sailing craft and these men & women were pioneers. We would owe them nothing. Does that change because we call it a race and watch it on tv?
Great point. I actually think this is Ellison's mission - to push this event to a completely new place. He is, without doubt, pioneering the AC. I say good on him.
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