Louis Vuitton Cup - Oracle Tuesday practice session photos

Oracle's wider, deeper rear cross-section - a different design direction than ETNZ and Prada's cross-bracing. - America's Cup
On Tuesday, July 23, PST while Emirates Team New Zealand scored another decisive win over Luna Rossa in the first scheduled match race in Round Robin Four of the Louis Vuitton challenger series in San Francisco, Team Oracle took advantage of the good breeze to get in a few practice runs.

Crew changes and adjustments during Oracle's practice session. - America's Cup

Oracle gains speed and height as they accelerate upwind. - America's Cup

Oracle on port tack, showing cleaner a wake with less cavitation than in earlier sessions. - America's Cup

Oracle low on their foils, sails past the Trans America Pyramid building. - America's Cup

Oracle Team USA's clean under-body was a feature of both their boats in the 34th America's Cup

Oracle flies on their foils downwind past the San Francisco shore. - America's Cup

Oracle's daggerboards are noticeably flatter than those seen on other team boards. - America's Cup

Oracle set for a downwind run frem the Golden Gate bridge. - America's Cup