americas cup - Pensacola Fishing Forum

Go Back   Pensacola Fishing Forum > General Discussion > General Discussion
Register Fishing Photos FAQ Community Calendar Today's Posts Search Advertise

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-14-2010, 11:54 AM   #1
Senior Member
reel_crazy's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Pensacola
Posts: 850
Default americas cup

Watching the battle between alinghi and oracle..

pretty awesome

reel_crazy is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Sponsored Links
Old 02-14-2010, 12:38 PM   #2
Neptune calls me "Daddy"
Grand Slam
jim t's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 9,088
Default RE: americas cup

I did not even know it was going on!!!

AMAZING boats!! 22 knots of boat speed with a true wind of 2 knots!!!

Best of three races is disappointing though, It's over after 2 races.

Thanks Rich,

jim t is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-14-2010, 12:47 PM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 1,016
Default RE: americas cup

Outragous sailing machines - boring sail boat race

You could argue that this is the true spirt of the A/C deed of gift - a test of technology

But apart from some interesting starts andone close crossing in todays upwind leg - it was just a case ofBMW Oracle being faster

"the wing is king"

Would like to see then go back to Louis Vitton cup format -and more evenly matched boats
Mullethead is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Pensacola Fishing Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:40 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 RC 2
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.