Prototype Wind-Powered Ferry Technology Could Lead To Greener SF Bay TransportationA prototype wind-powered ferry boat being developed on the San Francisco Bay could eventually lead to bay transportation that uses less fuel and produces fewer greenhouse gases.
Oracle Forfeits America's Cup World Series TitlesAmerica's Cup champion Oracle Team USA forfeited its overall championships from the first two seasons of the America's Cup World Series on Thursday after it was determined that its yachts were modified without the permission of the Measurement Committee.
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.
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.
Deadly Wreck Caps Series Of Setbacks For San Francisco's America's CupThe 2013 America’s Cup has faced controversy and setbacks at nearly every turn since San Francisco won the right to host the World's premier sailing race 2010. Now, the death of a Swedish team member during training on May 9th is likely to cast a shadow over the event finals, which officially get underway on San Francisco Bay September 7th.
Rescuer Of French America's Cup Boat Seeks Huge Cash AwardA Bay Area sailor is seeking thousands in award money after rescuing a drifting catamaran belonging to the French America’s Cup World Series known as Energy, according to a report in the San Francisco Chronicle.
Oracle Team USA Takes Top Honors In World Cup Series On SF BayOracle Team USA took top honors on San Francisco Bay Sunday afternoon, winning both overall, and the match-race championship in the America’s Cup World Series.
America's Cup Enthusiasts Hit The Bay In Preview Of 2013 CompetitionThe latest in America's Cup technology was being put on display this week, right on the surface of San Francisco Bay.