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Emirates Team New Zealand sails their AC-72 Racing Yacht past Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Harbor during the America's Cup in San Francisco, California on July, 14, 2013. AFP PHOTO/Don Emmert (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Kiwis Top 50 MPH In America’s Cup 72-Foot Catamaran

Emirates Team New Zealand set another top speed for America’s Cup 72-foot catamarans, hitting 44.15 knots, or 50.8 mph, Thursday on San Francisco Bay.


Emirates Team New Zealand sails their AC-72 near Alcatraz in preparation for the start of the America's Cup race in San Francisco on July 13, 2013. Emirates Team New Zealand beat Italy's Luna Rossa Challenge on San Francisco Bay on Saturday in the first real race of the 34th America's Cup. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Kiwis Rout Italians In 1st Real America’s Cup Race On San Francisco Bay

The first real race of the America’s Cup challenger series was a runaway for Emirates Team New Zealand on Saturday even before it hit the starting line on San Francisco Bay.


America's Cup Racing

Louis Vuitton Paying $3M Less For America’s Cup Sponsorship

Louis Vuitton is paying the America’s Cup $3 million less than originally agreed to sponsor the challenger trials for sailing’s marquee regatta because only three teams are entered.


Emirates Team New Zealand in action on San Francisco Bay.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Racing Against Nobody, New Zealand Gets Points In America’s Cup Regatta

This was supposed to be the most eye-popping America’s Cup ever. But the Italian syndicate didn’t sail against Emirates Team New Zealand this week in the Louis Vuitton Cup challengers series, allowing New Zealand to earn two points in the regatta unchallenged.


America’s Cup: World Series 2012 II

America’s Cup Kicks Off With Opening Ceremony In San Francisco

Thousands were on hand to kick off the world renowned sailing event, taking place in the Bay Area for the first time.

CBS San Francisco–07/04/2013

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New Zealand Doesn’t Back Off With America’s Cup Rules Protest

The Kiwis are protesting a rule change that ostensibly was made for safety reasons following the death of British sailing star Andrew Simpson on May 9 when rival challenger Artemis Racing capsized.


America’s Cup: World Series 2012 II

International Jury May Need To Settle Sailing Dispute Between 2 America’s Cup Teams

An international jury of sailing experts may be asked to settle a major dispute between two America’s Cup teams.


The boats sail past the San Francisco waterfront during a fleet race in the America's Cup World Series on August 23, 2012 in San Francisco.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

America’s Cup Organizers To Refund Early Race Grandstand Tickets

The organizers of the America’s Cup are refunding grandstand tickets for this summer’s initial races of the America’s Cup Challenger Series.