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America's Cup- Emirates Team New Zealand tests new mods

by Chuck Lantz on 3 Sep 2013
Emirates Team NZ makes their last high-speed pass of the test session. - America’s Cup Chuck Lantz http://www.ChuckLantz.com

Emirates Team New Zealand's America's Cup AC72 challenger took to the waters of San Francisco bay in brisk breeze to test newly installed modifications, including a shrouded bowsprit and two open box-like devices on the rear crossover section.

Emirates Team NZ made a few high-speed downwind and reaching passes near the Golden Gate bridge, where Chuck Lantz, of Sail-World's photo team, took these shots.










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