Medical Examiner Says America's Cup Sailor Died From Blunt TraumaThe America's Cup sailor who perished in a capsizing during a practice run in May died of "blunt trauma with drowning," according to a San Francisco medical examiner's report on the case.
SF Mural Dedicated To Sailor Killed During America's Cup PracticeA group of Academy of Art University artists who created a large public mural depicting a sailing scene on the San Francisco Bay were on hand Wednesday morning to honor fallen Artemis Racing sailor Andrew “Bart” Simpson.
Artemis Confirms America’s Cup Entry; Preliminary Rounds Scaled Back AgainTeam Artemis announced Friday it plans to sail in the America’s Cup yacht races this summer, even as racing officials indicated the preliminary rounds would be scaled back even further because of safety concerns raised after one of the Swedish’s competitors sailors was killed during a training run on San Francisco Bay.
Safety Recommendations Released For America's CupA group of sailing experts has released 37 recommendations they say will increase safety in the America's Cup, which is set to take place on the wind-raked San Francisco Bay this summer.
Artemis Crew Wants Safety Changes In America's Cup Following DeathThe head of Artemis Racing said his team will compete in the America's Cup only if conditions are deemed safe on wind-raked San Francisco Bay this summer.
Italian Team To Race In SF America's Cup; Owner Wants Safety ImprovementsThe owner of the Italian entry in the America’s Cup said Friday that his boat will compete this summer, but he would like to see new safety measures following the death of a sailor on a training run last week.
Italian Team Owner May Pull Out Of America's CupThe Italian entry in the America's Cup sailing races said the owner of the boat is coming to San Francisco to decide whether to compete.
Memorial Held For America's Cup Sailor Killed On San Francisco BayA week after the death of one of their team's sailors during a practice run for the America's Cup regatta, Artemis Racing held a private ceremony Thursday to honor their fallen friend.
America's Cup Races To Go On Despite Training DeathThe America's Cup will go on as planned after the death of a sailor during a training run last week on San Francisco Bay.
Fatal America's Cup Crash 'Was Not On The Radar For Any of Us'; Could Change RaceOfficials have not ruled out cancelling the America’s Cup Race scheduled for this summer based on the outcome of multi-agency investigations currently underway.