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Sailing-America's Cup still the pinnacle, says British Olympic chief
by NewsReader 05-10-2013

By Martyn Herman LONDON, May 10 (Reuters) - The America's Cup will remain an irresistible lure for the world's top Olympic sailors despite the tragic death of British gold medallist Andrew Simpson on Thursday. Royal Yacht Association (RYA) Olympic manager Stephen Park expressed his devastation at the news that 36-year-old Simpson had died when the huge AC72 multi-hull craft in which he was ...

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