AC World Series San Francisco - Artemis Racing Red all set
by Artemis Racing on 23 Aug 2012
Competition in the America’s Cup World Series San Francisco gets underway today with the Match Racing Qualifiers. Having won last season’s Match Racing Championships, Terry Hutchinson and the crew onboard Artemis Racing - White are the top seed so won’t race today, while Artemis Racing – Red, with Santiago Lange (ARG) at the helm, will line up against Luna Rossa – Piranha for the best two out of three races.
Practice day, - AC World Series San Francisco. Sander van der Borch / Artemis Racing © http://www.sandervanderborch.com
Artemis Racing – Red and Ben Ainslie’s BAR JP Morgan are the two newcomers to the fleet of 11 AC45s competing on the Bay this week.
Racing begins at 1405 PST today and continues tomorrow with the Match Racing Quarter Finals.
The crew onboard the Artemis Racing AC45s includes:
Artemis Racing – White:
Terry Hutchinson (USA) – Skipper
Sean Clarkson (NZL) – Wing
Thierry Fouchier (FRA) – Trim
Andy Fethers (AUS) – Float/tactics
Julien Cressant (FRA) – Bow
Artemis Racing – Red:
Santiago Lange (ARG) – Helm
Rodney Ardern (NZL) – Wing
Phil Jameson (NZL) – Trim
Kevin Hall (USA) – Float/tactics
Curtis Blewett (CDA) – Artemis Racing website