Massive shoutout to sharp-eyed crew of Volvo 60 Esprit De Corps IV Charlotte Rousellot, who gets the second Sailor Chick of the Week award this week for her part in the rescue of the crew of the Bermudian racer Monterey when they abandoned their 56 footer during the …
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The Kiwis missed a chance to go to the top of the Sportsmanship Tree when they beat Artemis in the America’s Cup.
After their previous race which many AC fans, certainly those with no national allegiance to any one team over another, may feel that they (ETNZ) in effect ‘stole’ the point from Artemis. Not exactly stole perhaps as the umpires penalised Artemis for an incident which enabled ETNZ to win.
However, the aftermath of that incident, with the extremely rare admission by an AC Chief Umpire – on camera no less – that his team made an error and that there was indeed no penalty but as it was a “field of play” incident the result had to stand – he was certa…
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