Why Team New Zealand have to keep on winning despite booking semifinal spot - Stuff.co.nz

OPINION: Team New Zealand may already be assured of a place in the challenger semifinals in Bermuda, but now is not the time for them to put their feet up. The format of the 35th America's Cup means there is still plenty for Peter Burling and co to ...

America's Cup faces scheduling nightmare with more light winds expected - New Zealand Herald

America's Cup race management could be left with a lengthy backlog of races to get through this weekend, with today's abandonment expected to be just the beginning of long weather delays in Bermuda. Today's racing was called off due to light winds on ...

Sailing Professor Mark Orams: loose lips sink ships as the America's Cup intrigue rises - New Zealand Herald

Postponed - don't you believe it. The America's Cup subterfuge never stops. Photo / Ricardo Pinto. There was no racing today, but still plenty of theories and mysteries to mull over. What further development is likely in these AC50 catamarans?

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 ...

No wind, no racing in America's Cup qualifiers - Free Malaysia Today

Light winds postponed Wednesday's four scheduled races in the second round-robin phase of America's Cup qualifying on Bermuda's Great Sound. AMERICA-CUP. HAMILTON: Light winds postponed Wednesday's four scheduled races in the second ...

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 ...

America's Cup: Skunked Again in Bermuda - Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Hamilton, Bermuda (May 31, 2017) – Mother Nature has proved that she is the only force that can beat the collective might of the America's Cup teams. She delayed day one of racing with excessive winds, and she returned today with winds that proved to ...

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 ...

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: 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.

Light winds delay America's Cup racing - Radio New Zealand

There's no sign of a start to racing in Bermuda, as light winds force a postponent of one of the four planned races. RNZ's Todd Niall has been covering the day events. Last Update : 2017/05/31 11:33. Sort by : ↓. ↑. 11:33. Which I think is the right ...

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 ...

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 ...