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America's Cup: Happy Birthday, Fish - Images of bygone daze


'Saturday’s Child, Bob Fisher is interviewed by the Italian Media on his Birthday at the ACWS in Naples Italy April 20, 2013.'    Linda Wright©    Click Here to view large photo

The doyen of America's Cup media, Bob Fisher, celebrates his birthday again today.

'Saturday's child works hard for his living', Fish notes in his commentary from Naples today.

Here's a selection of images from Bob's Birthdays past (and many), plus a few other social occasions on which Fish was centre-stage.

Our thanks to the credited photographers, for sharing these moments of a life well-lived.

A very happy birthday, Bob from all your fans at Sail-World.com

Bob Fisher hosting a rum punch party in the cockpit of his his yacht in Cowes (Not sure if this was his birthday, or just a practice run) -  Guy Gurney  

Bob in fine voice - Karaoke session in Japan -  Guy Gurney  

Bob Fisher with Larry Keating - Fremantle 1987 -  Guy Gurney  

Garden Island, Freo 1987 America’s Cup -  Dan Nerney  

In ’sme frock with Rob Mundle San Diego’92. -  Sharon Green  

Moet SINS party in San Diego. Bob with (left) Annie Stanney and right is Margherita Bottini. -  Sharon Green  

Jane Powys, Accreditation Manager for the Media Center here in Naples Italy, wishes HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Bob Fisher - April 20, 2013, America’s Cup World Series, Naples, Italy. -  Linda Wright©   Click Here to view large photo

Dyer Jones (USA), Bruno Trouble (FRA) and Bob Fisher (GBR) share their AC experiences on the occasion of the Gary Jobson video launch and Bob Fisher’s birthday in 2007 -  BMW Oracle Racing Team Blog  


In his element - Bob Fisher, a smile on his face, a tiller in his hand and a cold beer waiting at his side. -    

Bob Fisher after the presentation of 'Bob’s Bolt' in 2011 -     Click Here to view large photo

Sir Ben Ainslie - 2012 YJA Pantaenius Yachtsman of the Year award winner, photographed at the Royal Lymington Yacht Club where the presentation was made on behalf of the Yachting Journalists’ Association by lady Pippa Blake and YJA Chairman Bob Fisher. -  Barry Pickthall-PPL ©   Click Here to view large photo

Farr 40 sailors Linda Lindquist-Bishop and Sarah Okane plant kisses on the cheeks of a surprised Fisher - Farr 40 class honors legendary sailing journalist Bob Fisher -  William Wagner  

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