Olympic gold medalist Paul Goodison has joined Artemis Racing. Winner of the Laser event at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Goodison has also won world championships in the Laser (2009), Melges 32 (2012) and Melges 20 (2014).Read More
The 2017 America's Cup rules allow "no limits" development boats based on AC45 hull shapes. Oracle Team USA is reviewing ideas for their AC62 design. Other teams have launched foiling AC45's. Are they working on more advanced "development AC45's?"Read More
Bermuda and San Diego are short listed to host the 35th America's Cup in 2017. San Diego's Uniified Port District just released a promotional video showing the planned race course and extolling San Diego's virtues. Two America's Cup Teams - Artemis Racing and Luna Rossa are in Bermuda right now (22-26 October 2014) for the World Match Race Tour Argo Gold Cup. Both venues are working hard to promote themselves and tip the scales in their favor.
Rumors of an Airbus sponsorship for Team France for the 35th America's Cup flew away as Oracle Team USA announced that the US-flagged team has partnered with the French headquartered aerospace company.Read More