torqeedo small ad

BBY_SA

sound ad 4 23

seascape banner

gmt banner ad

pyi banner ad

sail fast banner ad 6 10

west marine 160 x 250 ad 6 10

http://www.crowleys.com/

farr 280 banner ad

http://www.shaw650.com/

http://www.lymanmorse.com

http://www.quantumsails.com/

mx ad

landfall generic.

karver ad 1 14

weta banner 2 9

http://www.mauriprosailing.com/

ner 2

http://www.westmarine.com/timers/ronstan--clearstart-sailing-watch-black-red--15213648?cm_mmc=DS-_-Sailinganarchy-_-RonstanWatch-_-160x160Blue/

http://www.dryuv.com

schwab tall banner ad

yellow banner

c c 30 banner 6 17

roll tide

In a race that was, without question the best we have seen in this entire AC, Oracle showed a lot of everything good, winning the first race today in impressive fashion. Nearly as impressive was this near capsize by ETNZ, also easily the biggest “holy fuck!” moment in the AC!!

Sadly, and rather lamely, race #2 was abandoned in mid race for “excessive” wind speed – 22.6 knots. Jesus christ, just let ‘em race – it was going fine – why show just how weak this whole thing really is at such a critical and pretty much awesome moment?

Just when it looks like the AC is actually good sport, we are constantly reminded of the major shortcomings in this edition of the AC. Oh well, despite Oracle’s impressive showing today, the series inches closer to the eventual end, and with it a merciful end to this failed format. Jump in the massive thread here. ¬†Photo ACEA.

The racing continues Sunday…

 

September 14th, 2013

anchor new ad

Gunboat 60 sailing in Annapolis, MD.

toro 34 banner ad

predict wind banner ad

http://www.motivetrimarans.com/

uk ad 4 3

fisheries side ad 7 22

ullman banner 7 24

http://www.camet.com/

ropeye banner 3 25

http://www.westmarine.com/timers/ronstan--clearstart-sailing-watch-black-red--15213648?cm_mmc=DS-_-Sailinganarchy-_-RonstanWatch-_-160x160Blue/

cci banner ad

FSS_SA

rbs banner ad