Set your DVRs!
Ever seen a sailboat go 40 kts?
How about a foil to foil jibe? Or even what that is?
Louis Vuitton Cup Semifinals on GCI Cable TV Channel 697.
Fri Aug 9 3pm - 5pm
Sat Aug 10 2pm - 4pm
Or catch on YouTube Live Streaming.
Currently Luna Rossa (Italy) leads Artemis Racing (Sweden) 2 to 0 in a best of 7 semi-final.
Winner faces Emirates Team New Zealand in the finals of the Louis Vuitton Cup.
Winner of the Louis Vuitton Cup faces Team Oracle Racing in September for the America’s Cup.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKr5JOxIPvQ&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PL4jyS1DaVhX9xPU_e8b8oZfHGJVSm1-gkNews: LOUIS VUITTON CUP - SEMIFINAL - RACE 1 -- 2 minute summary Race 1 Louis Vuitton Cup Semifinal.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXQ5voXLBXI&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PL4jyS1DaVhX9xPU_e8b8oZfHGJVSm1-gkHighlights: LOUIS VUITTON CUP - SEMIFINAL - RACE 1 – 23 minutes
To learn more check out this book (available on Kindle);
The Billionaire and the Mechanic: How Larry Ellison and a Car Mechanic Teamed Up to Win Sailing’s Greatest Race
There were parts that really reminded me of the Alaska Sailing Club!