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Americas Cup 2012

WATCH: America's Cup Boat Capsizes In SF Bay

Carly Schwartz | Posted 12.16.2012 | San Francisco

Tuesday marked the San Francisco Bay's biggest tide of the year, and even the formidable Oracle America's Cup catamaran didn't stand a chance. The ...

America's Cup Event Authority Fires A Quarter Of Its Staff

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.26.2012 | San Francisco

The America's Cup Event Authority recently announced a dramatic scaling back of its plans for next year's San Francisco race, and unsurprisingly, ther...

Want To Watch The Americas Cup -- From Inside One Of The Boats?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 03.15.2012 | San Francisco

It's tough to find many areas of agreement between the pro and con sides of San Francisco hosting the 2013 America's Cup. On one hand, boosters se...

America's Cup: Great For SF Or One Big Mess?

Posted 05.05.2012 | San Francisco

When San Francisco was chosen as the host city for the 2013 America's Cup, many locals were thrilled at the prospect of holding a major sporting event...

And The Official Network To Broadcast The America's Cup Is...

AP | By BERNIE WILSON | Posted 05.01.2012 | San Francisco

SAN DIEGO -- The America's Cup will be on network TV for the first time since 1992 when NBC broadcasts the first two races of sailing's marquee regatt...

Mayor Lee Dramatically Scales Back America's Cup Plans

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 04.30.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Organizers of sailing's most prestigious event said Monday they are dramatically scaling back plans to renovate San Francisco's dilap...

Former Board Of Supes President Sues To Halt America's Cup Plans

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 04.30.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- The former president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors has filed a lawsuit seeking a new environmental review of the America'...

America's Cup May Radically Change Format

AP | Posted 04.02.2012 | San Francisco

WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- Organizers of next year's America's Cup in San Francisco Bay say they will reconsider the format of the challengers' series...

America's Cup Plan Clears Major Hurdle

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.26.2012 | San Francisco

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the America's Cup environmental impact report Tuesday, effectively bringing the internatio...

The Race To America's Cup Rages On: Will Taxpayers Have To Pick Up The Tab?

Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.06.2012 | San Francisco

It's 2012 -- the year of the America's Cup -- and things couldn't be more exciting in the race to the regatta. According to the San Francisco Chro...