Congratulation's to Oracle Team USA on retaining the America's Cup.Oracle won today capping off one of the great comebacks in sports.After trailing by 1-8 in the race to 9 wins,they managed to win the last 8 races in a row to win the cup by a final score of 9-8.
The boats themselves are truly impressive.The masts are 13 stories tall and the boats can hit speeds up to 50mph.
Here's some photos from the event.All photos taken with Canon 7D and Sigma 120-300mm Sport edition w/Canon 1.4x III TC.C&C is always welcome.
Rounding the first mark
Emirates Team New Zealand
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Oracle Team USA on upwind leg
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NZ completing a tack
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NZ foiling downwind
Oracle up on their foils
Oracle about to jibe
just another fellow Canon shooter