America’s Cup: How a Schooner and Yacht Club Changed History

America’s Cup: How a Schooner and Yacht Club Changed History

The 2013 America’s Cup finals continue this week. The first team to reach nine points wins–current standings are 7-1, with Emirates Team New Zealand leading Oracle Team USA. This annual boat race is filled with excitement, speed, individual and team skill. It is the “oldest trophy in international sport” and pre-dates the modern Olympic Games. […]