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  America's Cup – FREE America's Cup Information | Encyclopedia.com: Find America's Cup Research
Five America's Cup teams are setting up camp at Mission Bay, with two more said to be in the wings...
Passing the cup: The meaning of the America's Cup at the global table.
At least three separate groups are competing to attract America's Cup teams to their part of the waterfront...
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1O142-AmericasCup.html   (826 words)

 Sir Peter Blake Biography - Sir Peter Blake Trust
He recognised the skill, commitment and expertise that surround the America’s Cup, but he disliked its claustrophobic politics and the constant battles over rules and interpretation and one-upmanship that is so much part of the Cup game.
Blake was drawn not only to the enormity of the challenge – he once described the America’s Cup as the toughest event to win – but also to the prestige that would accrue to New Zealand if a Kiwi team could win it.
America’s Cup victories are usually measured in seconds.
www.sirpeterblaketrust.org /sirpeterblake/americascup/amcup9295.php   (932 words)

 America's Cup yacht race Valencia, Spain, information & calendar
A look at the history of the now famous America's Cup yacht race which, in the year 2007, is being raced in the waters of the Mediterranean and based at Valencia on the Spanish coast.
The America's Cup, being a match race, is between defender and challenger only.
America's Cup yacht race than from the Public Viewing Area of the newly created America's Cup Park situated at the America's Cup Port - which will be the hub of the 32nd America's Cup activity.
www.americas-cup-2007.com   (456 words)

 Americas Cup Valencia|International Americas Cup|Valencia|Spain - Home
The America's Cup is the most prestigious regatta in the sport of sailing, and the oldest active trophy in international sport, predating the FA Cup by two decades and the by 45 years.
The America 's Cup is a race between the winner of the Louis Vuitton Cup and the current holder.
The deadline to challenge for the 32nd America's Cup was April 29, 2005, by which time 11 challengers from 9 countries had submitted formal entries.
www.americascupvalencia.com   (778 words)

  Americas cup - Royal Perth Yacht Club - Americas Cup
The America's Cup is the most famous and most prestigious regatta in the sport of sailing, and the oldest active trophy in international sport,
Economic impacts of America's Cup for New Zealand.
Valencia welcomes the 2007 America's Cup to her shores in 2007 and over a million spectators are expected will view the event from the area's beaches.
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 Royal Perth Yacht Club - Americas Cup
The low fl schooner America’s overwhelming victory heralded the beginning of the modern age of yacht racing and her legacy, the America’s Cup, has become the world’s oldest and most famous sporting trophy.
The America’s Cup Jubilee Regatta celebrated the yachts, the champions and the characters of the ‘Auld Mug’ who have captured the hearts and minds of yachting enthusiasts the world over.
In August 2001, Australia II was reunited with the original victorious crew to sail again in the America’s Cup 150th anniversary Jubilee Regatta in Cowes on the Isle of Wight, England.
www.rpyc.com.au /index.php?id=10   (600 words)

 Waterlog: americas cup
Over the weekend, defending America's Cup champion Alinghi finally took the wraps off SUI-100, the syndicate's new yacht designed for this year's AC contest in Valencia, Spain, and took her out for a light shakedown cruise.
It will be an odd sight at next spring's America's Cup in Valencia, Spain, when billionaire skippers like Larry Ellison and Ernesto Bertarelli—with their $100 million yachts and pro crews and chase boats and technical and design teams and support vessels—will share the start line with...
Must be, since the reining America's Cup champs—Switzerland's Alinghi—just announced Dubai as their winter training headquarters as they prepare to defend the cup in 2007 against Larry Ellison's BMW Oracle Racing, Emirates Team New Zealand, and 10 other contenders.
blogs.business2.com /waterlog/americas_cup/index.html   (0 words)

 americas cup
Another example of "Americas Cup fever" already biting is the significant price increases in the purchase of mooring berths.
Americas cup Property and Real Estate prices in the city have skyrocketed since the confirmation of the event, with the value of homes in some areas rising by over 100% in the month following the announcement according to reports in the local press.
Although prices have settled somewhat since then, further rises are expected as the Cup - the world's most prestigious sailing event - draws near as owners prepare for the spectacular rental returns to be made on properties near the marina.
www.villa-search.com /americascup.htm   (445 words)

 BBC SPORT | Other Sports | Sailing | Americas Cup | History
The America's Cup has a rich tradition both on and off the water that has run for more than 150 years.
The America's Cup was born after the New York Yacht Club beat the British on their own waters in 1851.
America's dominance in the America's Cup grew as the 19th century gave way to the 20th.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/other_sports/sailing/americas_cup/history/default.stm   (189 words)

 32nd Americas Cup - Valencia - Spain Costa Blanca 2007.
The Americas Cup will bring many benefits to Valencia and the surrounding coastline of Spain's Costa Blanca, including official support of towns with marinas such as Denia and others, which are already seeing a growth property prices.
On three occasions in the past Valencia has served as the training base for Spanish teams, which have challenged for the America's Cup but this time, as host, the city is being transformed in preparation for the 2007 event.
An America's Cup village in the Port is planned, where the team bases will be built, with public access to allow fans close to all the action.
www.paradisepropertysolutions.com /americascup.html   (0 words)

 americas cup
Many experts believe that between 2004 and 2007, Americas Cup Property and Real Estate and land prices will soar in the Valencia Region.The last two or three years have seen remarkable growth of between 25-to 35% per annum on property prices in the Valencia region.
Another example of "Americas Cup fever" already biting is the significant price increases in the purchase of mooring berths.
Americas cup Property and Real Estate prices in the city have skyrocketed since the confirmation of the event, with the value of homes in some areas rising by over 100% in the month following the announcement according to reports in the local press.
www.casitasiberica.com /americas-cup.html   (0 words)

 Americas Cup
With the start of the America's Cup 2003 approaching, "The Story of the America's Cup 1851-2000" will give fans an overview of what has happened up to this point.
Dawn Riley captain and CEO of the America's Cup 2000 syndicate, America True, is really rocking the boat in the male-dominated sailing industry.
This year's America's Cup Jubilee Regatta brings sailers from all over the World to Cowes on the Isle of Wight to participate in the greatest sailing spectacle ever seen.
www.suite101.com /reference/americas_cup   (0 words)

 Americas Cup rematch scheduled for March - CNN.com
NEW YORK -- The Americas Cup rematch between holders Alinghi of Switzerland and U.S. rivals Oracle will be held next March after a New York judge dismissed an Oracle appeal against Alinghi.
Alinghi will defend their Americas Cup crown in March after a ruling by a New York Supreme Court judge.
The 33rd America's Cup had originally been scheduled to be held in Valencia in July 2009 as a traditional multi-boat regatta.
edition.cnn.com /2008/SPORT/sailing/05/13/yachting.americas/index.html   (309 words)

 wind sails 33rd americas cup valencia - Rimontgo
The 32nd Americas Cup, held in Valencia between 1st April and 7th July 2007, was such a success that when the Swiss Alinghi team retained the title they so historically won in 2003, it was naturally awarded to the bustling Spanish city again.
As the first continental European team to win the America’s Cup, 2003 Champions Alinghi should by rights have been defending their title in front of a home crowd, but as Switzerland is a landlocked country it cannot provide the conditions required for the event.
The America’s Cup fever that has the region in its grip is best demonstrated by the strong demand for mooring berths, which is having its effect on their prices.
www.rimontgo.es /en/information/news/wind-sails-33rd-americas-cup-valencia   (1166 words)

 Americas Cup
The "State of the America's Cup" press conference will be hosted by the well known "voice of sailing" Peter Montgomery from New Zealand, and will be a suitable curtain raiser to the Colorcraft Gold Cup, in which all these skippers are participating.
At the America's Cup in Auckland he was rules advisor to Hawaii's Abracadabra challenge.
The 80 foot America’s Cup boats carry a working crew of 16, but are permitted to take a "17th man" purely as a passenger, who can take no part in the sailing of the boat, or talk to the crew during a race.
www.lcsc.org.uk /news/americas99_latest.htm   (0 words)

 Americas cup - Amazon.co.uk: Americas Cup 1995 - The Ultimate Prize: Video
America's Cup embroidered logo on left chest, tonal 'graffiti' print on right sleeve, contrast coloured left cuff and 'graffiti' print tape in collar.
Americas Cup 2007 and Louis Vuitton Challenger News
America's Cup holders Switzerland have turned to the warm waters off Dubai to prepare for the defense of yachting's most prestigious trophy later this year.
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  Americas Cup Tickets, Americas Cup Special Tickets, Auckland Bay Tickets
The Americas Cup is the most famous and most prestigious competition in the sport of yachting, and the oldest active trophy in international sport, predating the FA Cup by two decades and the Modern Olympics by 45 years.
The Americas Cup is a race between the winner of the Louis Vuitton Cup and the current holder.
Americas Cup Ticket deliveries are guaranteed no later than noon on the day of the event unless stated otherwise, however every effort will be made to deliver Americas Cup tickets as early as possible.
www.wstickets.com /special/events/americas_cup_racing_tickets.html   (741 words)

 Sailboat Charters - America's Cup 12 Meter Charters - Newport, RI
She got off to a late start in the 1958 America's Cup trials sailed off Newport,RI, under the command of the legendary Arthur Knapp, and was eventually eliminated in the highly competitive defender series that year.
Weatherly continued to compete in America's Cup competition through 1970, when she was converted for offshore racing on the Great Lakes, the SORC, and Puget Sound.
She was purchased in Seattle in 1986 by America's Cup Charters' Co-owner George Hill, who then sailed her to Newport via the Panama Canal.
www.americascupcharters.com /2us17.htm   (327 words)

 Versus - America's Cup
The Protocol for the 33rd America’s Cup was revealed on Thursday afternoon, detailing the broad outlines of the next event.
Among the highlights was the introduction of a new class of boat, to be 90 feet in length overall, sailed by a crew of around 20 sailors.
As with the past race days of this 32nd America’s Cup Match, there was a healthy sized spectator fleet on hand to witness the racing.
www.versus.com /americascup   (0 words)

 Americas Cup
New Zealand won the America's Cup in 1995 and later in 2000, successfully defended the challenge.
The America's Cup Legend Exhibition held at the New Zealand National Maritime Museum showcases the history of the sport that holds the title of the world's oldest sporting trophy.
Such history behind the America's Cup makes it easy to understand why New Zealanders are so proud of their successive victories and sailing legend Sir Peter Blake, and why the museum sports such a display.
www.nzmaritime.org /ennewz/americas_cup.htm   (485 words)

 America True - True Youth   (Site not responding. Last check: )
America True CEO Riley joins the afterguard crew of America 3, one of William I. Koch’s two entries in the America’s Cup Class.
This is where the race first began, and where the America's Cup Jubilee Regatta is being celebrated exactly 150 years later.
There are three overall racing divisions spanning the J Class era from the 1920s and '30s, the Twelve Metre era from 1958 to 1987, and the modern America’s Cup era, which began in 1992.
www.americatrue.org /sailing/display.cfm?ID=18&Type=1   (473 words)

 Americas Cup in Valencia - Spanish Hot Property.
The America's Cup is the oldest continuously contested trophy in international sport.
The Cup was first won in 1851 by the yacht “America” in a race around the Isle of Wight, and it was held by the New York Yacht Club for 132 years, until an Australian yacht club finally defeated the Americans in 1983.
Since then the America's Cup has been contested on waters off Perth, Australia, San Diego in the United States and Auckland, New Zealand.
www.spanishhotproperty.com /americas_cup_valencia.asp   (635 words)

 America's Cup News and Information - from CupInfo.com
Date of the America's Cup defense is set 10 calendar months from today, location to be Valencia or as decided by SNG but six months notice of the venue from the Defender is required.
The ACC yachts were scheduled to be phased out of America's Cup competition by 2009 anyway (depending on who was doing the scheduling), so it seems likely that the new circuit will not be directly affected by the outcome of the current pitched battle taking place in court and elsewhere.
Ernesto Bertarelli published a document containing his vision of the America's Cup, one where the defender may not defend the Cup, the venues for the event are not determined by winning the regatta, and parity and commercial sponsorship can properly modernize an event in order to maximize its commercial possibilities.
www.cupinfo.com   (7623 words)

 NARA, North American Ring Association - Policy, Cup of Americas
The “Cup of the Americas” is a competition between teams from Mexico, Canada and the United States.
As such it is to the benefit of NARA that qualified teams represent NARA at the Cup of the Americas.
A dog attempting to qualify for an invitation to the Cup of the Americas must have resided in the United States (or US Territory) and been owned by the current owner for 12 Months prior to the Cup of the Americas (CoA).
www.ringsport.org /PolicyCupofAmericas.htm   (331 words)

 Americas Cup 2009
The America’s Cup is the most famous and prestigious regatta and match race in sailing sports, bar none....
Desafio Espanol is the name of the Spanish America's Cup Team challengeing the alinghi team for the 33rd America's Cup to be held in 2009 in Valencia Spain.
The BMW ORACLE Racing team was the 'Challenger of Records' for the 32nd America's Cup that was held in June 2007 in Valen...
www.squidoo.com /americas-cup-2009   (880 words)

 Americas Cup Research | Find Americas Cup Articles | Encyclopedia.com: FREE Online Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Articles ...
The first challenges for the America ’ s Cup were made by James Ashbury, a businessman who aspired...
Land Rover North Americas Washington D.C. area retailers are the title sponsor of the 2008 Americas Polo Cup.
co-founder of The Land Rover Americas Polo Cup, is honored to have all of...
www.encyclopedia.com /topic/Americas_Cup.aspx   (623 words)

 Blessed Economist: Americas Cup
But New Zealand is obsessed with the America’s Cup.
The cup takes its name because it was held by the United States for over 100 years.
It defended the cup successfully in 2000, but the cup was lost to a Swiss challenger in 2003.
getrad2.blogspot.com /2007/07/americas-cup.html   (0 words)

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