• Louis Vuitton Cup – Round Robin 4, ETNZ vs. LR

    Louis Vuitton Cup - RR4, ETNZ vs LR

    This post is part of my America’s Cup in San Francisco blog post series. Yesterday was another racing day with two boats: Emirates Team New Zealand versus Luna Rossa. New Zealand got a great start ahead of Luna Rossa and the distance between the two boats increased from 20s at the first mark to more than 7 […]


  • Louis Vuitton Cup – Round Robin 3, ETNZ vs. LR

    ETNZ without jib and LR crossing

    This post is part of my America’s Cup in San Francisco blog post series. It is summer in San Francisco which means colder temperatures and a lot of fog. Today was no exception: This is the second time that Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ) met Luna Rossa Challenge (LR) in the Louis Vuitton Cup. A week ago, […]


  • Four AC72s in the bay

    Emirates Team New Zealand preparing to jibe

    This post is part of my America’s Cup in San Francisco blog post series. I was told that today was the first time that four AC72s were sailing in the San Francisco bay. There were two boats from Team Oracle USA and one each from Emirates Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa Challenge. Hopefully we’ll be treated […]


  • Louis Vuitton Cup – Round Robin 2, Race 1

    Louis Vuitton Cup - RR2, Race 1

    This post is part of my America’s Cup in San Francisco blog post series. Last week’s Louis Vuitton Cup sailing races were kind of strange as only one lonely boat worked the course. Today was the first time that two boats faced each other: Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ) against Italy’s Luna Rossa Challenge (LR). ETNZ showed […]


  • Louis Vuitton Cup – Round Robin 1, Race 2

    Louis Vuitton Cup - RR1, Race 2

    This post is part of my America’s Cup in San Francisco blog post series. Today was the second race of round robin 1 of the Louis Vuitton Cup. It was Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ) against Artemis Racing. Artemis was a no-show because they are still working on getting their second boat ready after their first one […]