• larry ellison

    L’America’s Cup a una svolta epocale. Ma c’è chi dice no

    by  • 29 January 2017 • 35 america'scup, Bermuda, Deed of Gift, larry ellison, Protocol, russell coutts, sailing, Senza categoria, Vela

    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

    America’s Cup Protocol: What Oracle was criticizing and what it is implementing

    by  • 18 June 2014 • Alinghi, America's Cup, Ernesto Bertarelli, FEATURED, larry ellison, russell coutts, Tom Ehman

    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?

    Did the 34th America’s Cup actually bring additional visitors from outside San Francisco?

    by  • 2 March 2014 • 34th America's Cup, America's Cup, emirates team new zealand, FEATURED, larry ellison, oracle team usa, san francisco

    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

    Iain Percy talks to VSail.info about Artemis Racing, the RC44′s and, of course, the America’s Cup

    by  • 20 November 2013 • 34th America's Cup, ac72, America's Cup, america's cup world series, artemis racing, FEATURED, Iain Percy, larry ellison, RC44, russell coutts

    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

    Oracle Team USA’s quarter-billion euro budget in the 34th America’s Cup

    by  • 15 October 2013 • 34th America's Cup, America's Cup, Bruno Troublé, larry ellison, Louis Vuitton Cup, oracle team usa, Red Bull

    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?

    Where next for the America’s Cup?

    by  • 28 August 2013 • America's Cup, America's Cup, artemis racing, Dean Barker, emirates team new zealand, Grant Dalton, Inshore, larry ellison, Luna Rossa, oracle team usa, Patrizio Bertelli, russell coutts, Torbjorn Tornqvist, United States

    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