sail-world.com -- Louis Vuitton Cup: Emirates Team NZ rolls over Luna Rossa again
Louis Vuitton Cup: Emirates Team NZ rolls over Luna Rossa again
Wed, 24 Jul 2013
Emirates Team NZ ran away and hid from Luna Rossa again today, in a replay of their previous match race.
This time, Emirates Team NZ kept her jib up and secure. In their previous meeting, their jib halyard shackle broke early in the race. With no spare onboard, they continued under main alone, still easily defeating Luna Rossa.
Today, Emirates Team NZ showed more of her speed and skill, leading from the start, which was delayed for a short time while Luna Rossa switched rudders. For details, read Bob Fisher's race report. Photos by Sail-World's on-site photographer, Chuck Lantz.
GME Standard Communications Pty Ltd
Leaders in communications and navigation. Their goal has always been to make products whose innovation, convenience and peace of mind can help improve the lives of their customers. [More info]
Navionics is proud of its superb cartographic database comprising more than 25,000 charts and port plans; the largest privately owned database of its kind, the only one using full seamless technology [More info]
Performance Sailcraft Australia (Asia Pacific)
Laser builder Performance Sailcraft Australia has taken on the successful RS Sailboat range from Britain, and is now licensed to build and distribute all of the RS range in the Asia Pacific region. [More info]
Sydney Rigging Specialists
Sydney Rigging Specialists is a leading company in the supply of yacht rigging, cordage, marine fittings and accessories. We are based in Sydney and work from our specially fitted out rigging shop. [More info]