America’s Cup: Better than Expected:
Paul Cayard, seven-time America’s Cup competitor, files this report after the first day of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers in Bermuda.
Hamilton, Bermuda (May 27, 2017) – The 35th America’s Cup got underway today with 6 matches. The conditions were ideal with southwest winds of 11-13 knots and flats seas. The race course is inside Great Sound and the America’s Cup village and bases are at Dockyard, the most western extremity of the island.
I will be down here for the entire America’s Cup which runs from today through June 27th. I have two roles; for the first two weeks I am an onboard expert (a nice way of saying a “has been”) for the y…
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