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Americas Cup Fundraising

Aaron Sankin

Is The America's Cup In Trouble?

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 03.14.2013 | San Francisco

When hosting the 2013 America's Cup was first pitched to San Francisco's city leaders, it sounded almost too good to be true: A world-famous event tha...

Smooth Sailing: America's Cup Lining Up Lucrative Sponsorship Deals

Aaron Sankin | Posted 06.01.2012 | San Francisco

The America's Cup has seen more than its fair share of rough waters in its quest to bring the world's most prestigious yacht race to the San Francisco...

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...

Aaron Sankin

Will Lackluster America's Cup Funding Cost San Francisco Millions?

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 05.08.2012 | San Francisco

San Francisco had a deal with the organizers of the America's Cup. The city would pony up a very large pile of dollars up front and then the America's...

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...