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Re: Another America’s Cup entry destroyed

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Originally Posted by KeelHaulin View Post
I don't see how they are going to find days where wind does not exceed 20kts during July. So we are looking at the LV Cup being held in October now? Or will the races be held at night or at 8AM before the wind comes up?
It will be a drag like in Valencia with the boats on the water for hours, with people waiting endlessly for the beginning of a race that after all will not take place. It is bad for the public, for the sport and incredibly bad for TV coverage.

Very bad for business and in the end for sailing.

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Paulo


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