Feb 25, 2013

AC Youth: AUS, GER, NZ, POR, SUI to the Finals


I'm proud of the ARG Youth Team, they made a incredible Work to be there and they were close as a final win over POR on the last race would have create a triple tie for overall 2nd, nevertheless experience will remain and I'm sure we will see them among  youth from other teams in the major leagues in the future.
Great week of sailing for all the kids involved. All should be proud of their Youth Teams. Excellent project from AC & Red Bull. Finally they selected 5 teams as I guessed yesterday. Image Gilles Martin-Raget.

Selection Series Teams advancing to Red Bull Youth America’s Cup
Australia – Objective Australia
Germany – STG/NRV Youth Team
New Zealand – Full Metal Jacket Racing
Portugal – ROFF/Cascais Sailing Team
Switzerland – Team TILT

Youth crews supported by America’s Cup World Series Teams
France – Energy Team/Name TBC
New Zealand – Emirates Team New Zealand/Name TBC
Sweden – Artemis Racing/Swedish Youth Challenge
USA – ORACLE TEAM USA/American Youth Sailing Force (SFO)
USA – ORACLE TEAM USA/USA45 Racing (USA)

More info at http://www.americascup.com/en/news/4/events/12607/judgment-day-brings-elation-for-five-teams-selected-for-red-bull-youth-americas-cup

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