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Re: America's Cup opening races
maybe the it's not the boat. change the crew to an All American crew. One that knows how to Sail a Cat and how to Match Race. Spithill can write a book on how not to defend your lead. He was so excited that he won a start that he forgot that there was only two boats in the race.
Well let's hope that when the Kiwis get the deed they make a nationality rule! Go ahead and send an All American crew down to compete against All Kiwi and All Aussie teams. Be careful what you wish for though, because the All Americans might find it a humbling experience! Do you think it was an accident that so many of the Oracle team are from New Zealand and Oz?
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