Tra i sogni ricorrenti di Larry Ellison e di Russell Coutts c’è sempre stato quello di cambiare l’America’s Cup e di trasformarla in un circuito stile F1; adesso sembra che quel sogno possa realizzarsi: in un incontro tenutosi qualche giorno fa a Londra presso la storica gioielleria Garrard – che nel 1848 cesellò la Coppa
Is it an irony that some of the most controversial aspects of the failed Protocol Alinghi tried to implement with the help of their bedfellows of the Spanish Sailing Federation are now part of the current Protocol? Is it a coincidence that Larry Ellison and Russell Coutts that so vehemently criticized Alinghi are taking a leaf or so out of their book?
Despite the, increasingly-frequent, articles mentioning Larry Ellison's wish to hold the 35th America's Cup finals in Hawaii, it seems that the most likely venue right now is Chicago!
Despite a record year for the San Francisco airport in 2013, with 45 million passengers and an increase of 1.2% over 2012, the total number of passengers in July, August and September of 2013 was 1.3% LOWER than in 2012! Apparently the event failed to attract visitors from outside the city
According to TV station Hawaii News Now, Larry Ellison's "representatives" have now "stepped up talks" to hold a preliminary America's Cup regatta in waters off of Maui, Molokai and Lanai. Aloha!
Dopo i tanti rumors che lo volevano in partenza, alla fine James Spithill ha rinnovato il suo contratto con Oracle Team USA: “C’erano alcune ottime offerte sul mercato, ma alla fine dei giochi, senza Russell e Larry io non sarei arrivato qui”...
The three-time British Olympic medallist is in Puerto Calero, calling tactics for Torbjörn Törnqvist oboard Artemis Racing at the RC44 World Championship. We caught up with him and talked about his new role as Team Manager and the present and future of the team and the America's Cup
According to an article last week in the French edition of Eurosport, Bruno Troublé indicated Larry Ellison's team had a budget of €250 million. Would a corporation ever sponsor a challenger with, let's say, €50 million, knowing their chances in winning are practically zero?
Two weeks after the end of what was, admittedly, an extremely exciting and spectacular America's Cup match we look back and assess the last three years and a half and try to guess what the future has in store
ORACLE TEAM USA won the 34th America’s Cup in a winner-take-all 19th race, defeating challenger Emirates Team New Zealand by 44 seconds in today’s clincher. Led by 35-year-old skipper Jimmy Spithill, ORACLE TEAM USA won by the score of 9-8
America’s Cup, il trionfo di Oracle Team USA secondo Carlo Borlenghi
La premiazione della 34ma America's Cup vista tramite l'obiettivo di Carlo Borlenghi, fotografo ufficiale di Luna Rossa Challenge 2013.
Oracle Team USA won its fifth race in a row and eighth overall on Monday in San Francisco at the 34th America’s Cup. The day was limited to one race due to light winds, and ORACLE TEAM USA and Emirates Team New Zealand now return to the race course on Tuesday
With the 34th America’s Cup poised to begin, in the back offices at Emirates Team New Zealand and Oracle Team USA, deals are in various stages of being done by each to pick their Challenger oread more
The software billionaire, owner and backer of Oracle Team USA and the America's Cup organization, was interviewed by the US network on Wednesday and defended his vision
When Murray was appointed by Russell Coutts in September 2010, he had stated it was "hard not to be impressed by the commitment BMW ORACLE Racing, Russell Coutts and Larry Ellison have made to fix this thing", concluding that this was "very dear" to his heart and that he'd "move mountains" to be involved
In order to have an America’s Cup match one needs just two teams, two boats, the Defender and the Challenger. There is no inherent obligation to have 10 challengers from all over the world, low budgets or extensive TV coverage. Whoever wins it and th...
A vederlo così, con quella livrea rosse e nera, sembra quasi essere il catamarano di Team New Zealand ma non bisogna ingannarsi, stiamo parlando dell’AC72 di Oracle Team Usa, la barca che difenderà nelle acque di San Francisco la prossima America
A Billionaire’s Game: The 2013 America’s Cup
A year from now, minus a handful of days, Jimmy Spithill or Ben Ainslie will take to the waters of San Francisco, at the helm of Oracle Team USA’s AC72, ready to race for the first time, most probably, against Dean Barker and the Emirates Team ...
America’s Cup, primi bordi per l’AC72 di Oracle Team USA
Video courtesy Oracle Team USA.
San Francisco – L’AC72 di Oracle Team USA ha tirato i primi bordi al largo di San Francisco. Il catamarano del team statunitense, il primo costruito in vis...