America's Cup 2017: Racing postponed over light winds - BBC News

Wednesday's four races in the America's Cup Qualifiers were postponed after organisers decided winds were too light to let sailing go ahead in Bermuda. The races have been pushed back to Thursday, a scheduled day off. Rules state that winds between six ...

Kiwi 'Bear' Jono Macbeth helps Ben Ainslie Racing claw their way back at America's Cup - Stuff.co.nz

Ben Ainslie Racing have credited the introduction of former Team New Zealand grinder Jono Macbeth for reviving their America's Cup campaign. The well-funded British crew found themselves in a huge hole after four-straight defeats, coming on the back of ...

America's Cup: Frustrating day for Team New Zealand with racing abandoned - New Zealand Herald

It's been a frustrating day on the water for Team New Zealand, with day five of the America's Cup qualifiers abandoned due to light winds in Bermuda. The Kiwi team were due to take on British team Ben Ainslie Racing in today's second round robin match ...

Photos: AC Racing Postponed, Ladies Day Held - Bernews

Mother Nature interrupted today's [May 31] America's Cup racing plans, with racing postponed due to the light winds, however the 'Ladies Day' events went ahead as scheduled on land. The America's Cup Event Authority [ACEA] and America's Cup Race ...

America's Cup - Teams vote with their feet on Day 5 - Sail World (press release)

The five teams due to sail on Day 5 of the 35th America's Cup all but pulled left the Race Course on the Great Sound before the signal was made to move the planned racing to the planned rest day, tomorrow. Although there was wind around noon today, ...

America's Cup qualifiers postponed due to light wind - Yahoo News UK

Racing in the second round robin of the America's Cup qualifiers was postponed Wednesday because of light wind on Bermuda's Great Sound. The four races will be sailed Thursday, which had been a lay day. Those races will be SoftBank Team Japan ...

No wind, no racing in America's Cup qualifiers - Daily Mail

Light winds postponed Wednesday's four scheduled races in the second round-robin phase of America's Cup qualifying on Bermuda's Great Sound. After waiting in vain for two hours for winds to pick up, organizers said the day's program would be pushed to ...

America's Cup 2017: Racing postponed on day five due to light winds - Newshub

Light winds in Bermuda have forced America's Cup organisers to postpone racing for a day. Organisers announced no competition would be possible at 7am (NZ time) on day five of the challenger qualifying series after the wind failed to reach the ...

Light winds delay America's Cup sailing racing to Thursday - Reuters

America's Cup racing was delayed until Thursday after the wind in Bermuda's Great Sound dropped below the average speed needed for the high-tech catamarans to race on Wednesday. The first race of the day, a critical battle between the crews at the ...

America's Cup stalls due to light winds as racing postponed - Stuff.co.nz

Team New Zealand were due to face BAR before light winds saw racing called off. Day five of the America's Cup qualifying series has been called off due to a lack of wind on Bermuda's Great Sound. Organisers waited for two hours to get some action under ...

America's Cup: Challenger fleet becalmed by light winds, racing postponed - New Zealand Herald

Light winds have forced the postponement of racing at the Louis Vuitton America's Cup challenger series for the second time this week off Bermuda. After two hours waiting for winds to reach a six-knot average threshold for racing, organisers finally ...

Racing called off in Bermuda - Radio New Zealand

Racing has been called off for the day in the America's Cup qualifying series in Bermuda. The boats were left stranded because of light winds. The conditions were below the minimum average required of 6 knots. Team New Zealand was scheduled to race ...

America's Cup - Stuff.co.nz

Check back in tomorrow and let's do it again. Hopefully there is enough wind to get the show back on the water! Updated May 31, 2017 12:09 PM. May 31, 2017 12:08 PM. Duncan Johnstone. well folks, sorry about that. But it was out of everyone's hands.

The kickass total-body conditioning workout of Oracle Team USA, America's top sailing squad - Men's Fitness

Think you have what it takes to train like a competitive sailor? Give this grueling America's Cup-inspired cardio workout a shot. by Brittany Smith. Oracle Team USA sailing in Bermuda. Getty. L. Like NFLers and Olympians, the sailors of Oracle Team USA ...

The 35th America's Cup format explained - New Zealand Herald

Oracle Team USA taking part in the challenger series? Points carried over from another regatta? One team eliminated after just a week? Yep, the format for this year's America's Cup in Bermuda has more quirks than a Comic-Con. If you're struggling to ...

Ainslie gets badly needed win in America's Cup qualifiers - New Zealand Herald

Britain's Ben Ainslie sailed to a badly needed victory after four straight losses, and Emirates Team New Zealand benefited from another penalty against Sweden's Artemis Racing a day after their thrilling showdown in the America's Cup qualifiers was ...

Bermuda shorts: Day four - Highlights and oddities from the America's Cup - New Zealand Herald

Team NZ's grinders put pedal to the metal after falling well behind Artemis. Photo / Ricardo Pinto @ ACEA. Analysis of the day. Victory over Team Sweden has assured Team New Zealand of progress into the America's Cup challenger semifinals, but now the ...

Yachting: Light winds hold up America's Cup racing - Channel NewsAsia

Softbank Team Japan skippered by Dean Barker (NZL) in action during the 35th America's Cup on Bermuda's Great Sound. (AFP Photo). 01 Jun 2017 02:00AM (Updated: 01 Jun 2017 02:00AM ) ...

America's Cup 2017: Wind problems continue to delay racing in Bermuda - Express.co.uk

THE AMERICA'S CUP 2017 suffered yet more problems with the wind in Bermuda as race organisers were forced to delay the start of racing on Wednesday. By James Gray James Gray. PUBLISHED: 18:45, Wed, May 31, 2017 | UPDATED: 18:51, Wed, May ...

ORACLE TEAM USA Leads America's Cup Qualifiers - Red Bull

The first four days of the world's premier sailboat race were filled with revenge, penalties, repairs and confidence. This is not a spaceship, it's a AC50© Ricardo Pinto/ ACEA. Generally, halfway through a competition you'd be able to start placing ...