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  1. AC 72 crashes, 1 dead

    Racing
    The America's Cup Artemis boat crashed at 1PM today killing one sailor who was trapped under the boat. Ironically, it was the boat without foils. The wind was blowing 25-35 knots. Looks like the boat is toast. British double Olympic medalist dies after America's Cup racing boat capsizes on San...
  2. Has the America's Cup lost...?

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Has the America's Cup lost its sheer sailing appeal to anyone else? First, let me say that I am a cruiser through and through and that I don't mean to start a negative thread (or antagonize any multi-hullers out there) but the Cup does not hold the same significance for me that it once did...
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