First Day Of Quarter Finals Repechage Postponed
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND
NOVEMBER 23, 2002
FIRST DAY OF QUARTER FINALS REPECHAGE - RACING POSTPONED DUE TO LACK OF WIND
All racing has been cancelled today, day one of the Louis Vuitton Cup 2002-2003 quarter finals repechage raced on a best of seven series. The Race Committee and the teams waited on the course, hoping for the breeze to build, until 15:35 when all racing was postponed to tomorrow.
CALENDAR FOR TOMORROW - NOVEMBER 24
Romeo - Match 1 OneWorld USA 67 versus Stars & Stripes USA 77
Romeo - Match 2 Luna Rossa ITA 74 versus Orm SWE 73 *
* Match broacasted live on TV.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR
Wind from NE 12 knots. Cloudy. Showers.
Official Suppliers Prada Challenge
Enervit (active nutrition).
Makita (power tools).
Saima Avandero (transport).
Sanpellegrino (mineral water and soft drinks).
Technogym (fitness equipment).
Corporate Technology Partners Prada Challenge 2003:
PTC Parametric Technology Corporation (engineering design and analysis software). SGI Silicon Graphics, Inc. (computer systems).
Official Technology Partners Prada Challenge 2003:
CEI Computational Engineering International (engineering visualization software). ICEM-CFD Engineering (mesh generation software).
Service Providers Prada Challenge 2003:
Dantec Dynamics (solutions for flow measurements). Green Marine Ltd (boat building and composite technology). INSEAN The Italian Ship Model Basin (experimental fluid dynamics).
Paolo Martinoni, pmartinoni@Prada-americascup.com Alessandra Ghezzi, aghezzi@Prada-americascup.com