yesterday at 23:47. Facebook
"A success," that's what ORACLE TEAM USA sailing team manager and tactician Tom Slingsby called today's practice racing with the other Bermuda-based America's Cup teams. Find out how it unfolded=> [ Link ]

Great learnings on first day of practice racing says Slingsby
yesterday at 17:00. Facebook
Windwing down this week with a downwinder. #OracleTeamUSA out in the beautiful turquoise waters of #Bermuda. #SUP #PaddleBoarding
Video by Sam Greenfield
01/19/2017 at 15:39. Facebook
"Excited to push these guys as hard as they’re pushing me," says ORACLE TEAM USA tactician Andrew Campbell. "I know that we’re working toward the same goal and the same level – and that’s to win the America's Cup."
More about Andrew in this #TeamThursday feature by John von Seeburg & Mike Herbener.
01/19/2017 at 14:59. Facebook
We're watching the finish of the Vendée Globe and celebrating an incredible sporting and human achievement. Congrats to Armel Le Cléac'h and Voile Banque Populaire as he approaches the finishing line. A big shout out to Alex Thomson Racing for his incredible effort as well.

[LIVE] Vendée Globe 2016/2017 Live - vidéo Dailymotion
01/18/2017 at 22:11. Facebook
01/18/2017 at 20:47. Facebook
"I wasn't hired to be a sailor, or even to be on the shore team really," explained ORACLE TEAM USA grinder Cooper Dressler to students at Bermuda's Cedarbridge Academy. "I was hired to do the jobs nobody else wanted to do." Cooper's hard work paid off....full story => [ Link ]

Dressler: Strong work ethic can open doors
01/17/2017 at 22:46. Facebook
"Coach Presti is our eyes and ears," says skipper James Spithill in today's #TechTuesday feature. Presti – an Olympian and world class match racer in his own right – is the sailing team coach, but certainly his role is much deeper than that.

“My role is to ask questions,” says Philippe Presti. “If I’m answering questions, something is wrong! I make sure everyone is trying to solve the...
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#TechTuesday -- Spithill: “Coach Presti is our eyes and ears”
01/17/2017 at 21:16. Facebook
If you're a fan of yacht racing - and who isn't around here? - make sure you check out the Vendée Globe. After racing solo, non-stop, and without assistance nearly all the way around the world, the distance between leader Armel Le Cléac'h on Voile Banque Populaire and second placed Alex Thomson Racing is less than 50 miles. Both boats have under 500 miles to go and will finish this week. Make...
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01/17/2017 at 17:02. Facebook
#TechTuesday: Find out from coach Philippe Presti how data and debriefs from man and machine help us find that critical next meter we'll need to defend the America's Cup.
Video by Javier Salinas / ORACLE TEAM USA
01/16/2017 at 15:08. Facebook
We're happy to be supporting the Bermuda and USA youth teams this summer in the Red Bull Youth America's Cup. It's great to have the next generation pushing the limits and growing the sport.

Red Bull Youth America’s Cup brings world’s top young sailors to Bermuda in 2017
01/14/2017 at 22:02. Facebook
Winds were light, just 7-8 knots for our first sail of 2017 on Friday. But those are flying conditions now, as coach Philippe Presti's video shows.
01/14/2017 at 20:09. Facebook
First sail of 2017! As coach Philippe Presti noted, Friday marked 155 days until the start of the America's Cup Match on June 17. It was also the first sailing day for the team since breaking for the holiday. Full story=> [ Link ]

Flying on a zephyr
Putting in the work to power the #AmericasCup sailing machine. More from ORACLE TEAM USA on fitness, nutrition and the holiday break => [ Link ]

Holiday is over - putting the work in for 2017
Steering to a #threepeat. ORACLE TEAM USA skipper James Spithill received a custom-made steering wheel from #BMW for the team’s new #AmericasCup Class boat on Monday at the #NAIAS. Thank you BMW! BMW Yachtsport Photo by BMW. Full story => [ Link ]

Skipper Spithill presented with America’s Cup Class steering wheel from BMW
#TechTuesday: Strong, efficient and optimized. Learn more about the carbon fiber structure of our America's Cup class catamaran with ORACLE TEAM USA structural engineer Kurt Jordan.
Video by John von Seeburg & Mike Herbener / ORACLE TEAM USA
Shaking off the holiday cobwebs. Cooper Dressler and Andrew Campbell back on the Great Sound in #Bermuda last week.
Photos by Sam Greenfield / ORACLE TEAM USA
Ready for the final push to defend the America's Cup!
We're back in the gym. We're preparing yachts. Designers are still doing their sums, trying to find more speed ahead of the Louis Vuitton #AmericasCup Qualifiers in May. MORE => [ Link ]
Photos by Sam Greenfield / ORACLE TEAM USA
Live now from the North American International Auto Show with BMW and our skipper James Spithill in Detroit.
Skipper Jimmy Spithilll live NOW with BMW in Detroit at the #NAIAS

LIVE: 09.01.2017. 16:45 CET / 10:45 EST. BMW GROUP AT DETROIT MOTOR SHOW.
When you're sailing at fast as highway speeds, you need to be able to stay in control. BMW helps ORACLE TEAM USA harness the power of the wind, while maintaining control all around the race course. Learn more about how the partnership between BMW and ORACLE TEAM USA is a winning advantage in this video.