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Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series

The full wrap of the final day of racing at the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series event in Oman, the fourth leading towards Bermuda 2017.

Interviews with Glenn Ashby of Emirates Team New Zealand on their third in Oman and still being on top of the leader board overall, Dean Barker on SoftBank Japan’s continual improvements, Adam Minoprio on Groupama Team France’s first race win, Jimmy Spithill chats about Oracle Team USA’s near win and continual light air improvements.

Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series

Fleet in action on final day – 2016 Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World SeriesAdventures of a Sailor Girl

Winning skipper Ben Ainslie and I talk about the win here in Oman, the team coming together after a bad start to the day, and being the first to win two events in the series. All skippers spoke to me about what their teams will be up to in the coming months leading towards the next event in New York, and of course their development boats.

Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series

Land Rover BAR – 2016 Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World SeriesAdventures of a Sailor Girl

I head back to Australia tomorrow to cover some events closer to home. Thanks to all for sharing the adventures!

by Nic Douglass

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