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Andrew Simpson Dead

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 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....

'The Entire Team Is Devastated'

AP | PAUL ELIAS and BERNIE WILSON | Posted 07.10.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — The America's Cup catamaran that capsized in San Francisco Bay, killing an Olympic gold medalist, nosedived during a difficult m...

Sailor Who Died In America's Cup Capsize Identified

Posted 05.09.2013 | San Francisco

An America's Cup sailor died on Thursday when a sailboat capsized during practice in the San Francisco Bay. British double gold medalist Andrew Si...