Emirates Team

Crew members from Emirates Team New Zealand skippered by Dean Barker removed a section of tarp from their AC-72 catamaran that was damaged during race one of the Louis Vuitton Cup finals against Team Luna Rossa Challenge on August 17, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

2 Men Overboard; Emirates Beats Luna Rossa In Scary America’s Cup Opener

Emirates Team New Zealand tore the trampoline tarp in the center of its catamaran and lost two men overboard before holding on to beat hobbled Italian Team Luna Rossa.