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America's Cup Death

America's Cup Sailor Died Of Blunt Trauma, Says Autopsy

AP | Posted 10.15.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — British sailing gold medalist Andrew "Bart" Simpson, who died during training for the America's Cup races in M...

The Most Dangerous Race

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 05.27.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- The margin for error is exceedingly small for a sailor sitting three stories above the San Francisco Bay on the side of a high-tech c...

Will The America's Cup Safety Plan Work?

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 07.23.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — The America's Cup regatta director has released 37 recommendations made by a group of sailing experts intended to increase safet...

The Show Must Go On

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 05.11.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- The head of the America's Cup planning effort said Saturday he expects sailing's most prestigious event to go forward after the death...

How Safe Is The America's Cup?

AP | BERNIE WILSON and PAUL ELIAS | Posted 05.10.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Sailors know the risks and rewards that come with these new space-age America's Cup boats that speed like race cars across the waves....

America's Cup Sailor Dies In Boat Capsize

AP | PAUL ELIAS and BERNIE WILSON | Posted 07.09.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — A 72-foot-long, high-tech catamaran sailboat capsized Thursday in San Francisco Bay while practicing for the America's Cup races...