AC HISTORY – This is a 15 minute version of the best sailing in the America’s Cup in 1986 – 87 in Fremantle, Australia including parts of the Vuitton Cup in 1986. The wind and waves make sailing the old 12′s a handful for all teams. Good stuff to watch as we are 6 months away from the 2013 AC.
Posts tagged Dennis Connor
US SAILING NEWS – Dennis Conner wins the US Sailing’s contest against Buddy Melges to win the ‘Greatest American Sailor’. Full Story HERE
SHOWS- ESPN Classic will be airing “Stars and Stripes Anniversary Special”. This show will be showen Friday at 1100 pm and Saturday at 200 am and 900 am times are Pacific.
MOVING PICTURES- The victory made Conner a true legend in the sport, and our ‘America’s Cup 1987, 25th Anniversary’ video looks back at this historic moment, along with a look ahead to the the 34th edition of the Cup, to be defended by American team ORACLE Racing, in
MOVING PICTURES – Dennis Connor chats with Tracy Lehr in Channel Islands Harbor a couple months back. At times it’s painfully elementary – i.e. when Tracy says, “I think it makes it fun knowing where the wind is hitting and which thing you’re on…” But it’s overall interesting to see where DC’s head is at these days.