Jimmy Spithill came close to having his left arm amputated earlier this year after battling a serious post-surgery infection.
The International Superyacht Society said it will present “35th America’s Cup: Action, Excitement and Exclusive Access” as the featured topic for its annual membership meeting and breakfast in November.
The America’s Cup trophy will be on display Oct. 8-9 at the United States Sailboat Show.
Crewsaver has been selected by Artemis Racing as its official safety supplier for the 35th America’s Cup.
A New Zealand sailor whose contract was terminated by America’s Cup champion Oracle Team USA was denied his request that a prototype AC45 be confiscated as a seaman’s lien against unpaid wages.
San Francisco won’t return as the site of the 2017 America’s Cup, but Chicago or San Diego could be the host city for the next edition of the prestigious sailing race.
The decision in the final hearing in Great Britain on the death of America’s Cup and Olympic sailor Andrew “Bart” Simpson was that his death a year ago was accidental.
Sailors and windsurfers training for the 2016 Summer Olympics set for Rio de Janeiro’s Guanabara Bay will be subjected to raw sewage and pollutants if they are looking to train in the Olympic waters.
Winning America’s Cup sailors go on to pursue other trophies, but what becomes of the boats that carried them to victory?
The America’s Cup mobile app was honored with an Emmy Award in the Outstanding New Approaches-Sports Event Coverage category.