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Oracle Team USA and Artemis Racing hook up America’s Cup

America’s Cup Defender, Oracle Team USA is enjoying a final sailing session on San Francisco bay the waters of their club, Golden Gate Yacht Club.

Today she hooked up with Artemis Racing who have been training out of their base in Alameda.

Both teams are sailing development versions of the AC45, meaning they can sail foilers, with any platform width and dimensions and wing-sail size, provided they use standard AC45 hull dimensions.

Oracle Team USA and Artemis Racing hook up America's Cup

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John Navas was on his usual position on the seawall along from Golden Gate YC and caught all the action including upwind foiling and attempted foiling tacks. Shot with a Panasonic DMC-FZ1000 from shore near St Francis and Golden Gate yacht clubs

by John Navas

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