he rebuilt sailing

Larry Ellison most certainly did not rebuild sailing. We would argue that he has done almost nothing to make the sport better. He spent millions for Larry Ellison’s sailing. This article is on Ellison pumping gobs of money into yet another elitist sport. Neato. From the Bloomberg article…

Ellison, 70, has rebuilt a sport before. His love of sailing led him to his highly controversial domination of the America’s Cup, the capstone to decades of exploits that have included brushes with death while sailing in the Pacific, the construction of a real estate empire in Malibu and Hawaii (where he owns 98 percent of the island of Lanai), and liaisons with far younger women, including current girlfriend Nikita Kahn, a young actress and model from Ukraine. Read on.