Monday, August 15, 2011
The first racing of the new America's Cup is now in the record books. In yesterday's only and final race, there were three lead changes, the top boat speed was 24 knots, the course had 6 legs, and the race took 40 minutes and was within .5 miles of the shore. Everything that had been promised was delivered. Cascais delivered perfect conditions all week with wind between 8 and 18 knots.
Friday, August 05, 2011
Today was the final shakedown for the nine teams competing in the first America￢ﾀﾙs Cup World Series regatta, which starts tomorrow and runs through 14 August in Cascais, Portugal.