Sailing Bits and Pieces From Around the Web 2010-09-13


  • Got a question about the America's Cup Boat Rule or Protocol for the 34th America's Cup? Aparently you can send it to @34thAC #AC34 #
  • Former HP CEO will join Oracle. Mark Hurd is a friend of @BMWORACLE2010 team boss Larry Ellison http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-11212724 #
  • RT @dmfreedom: My popular sailing sponsorship white paper is now a FREE download from Pilote Media: http://goo.gl/cpBK #sailing #sponsorship #
  • @teamorigin Well there was Iberdrola in the last America's Cup, and last we checked Race for Change had no wind energy companies signed up. in reply to TEAMORIGIN #
  • Sailing made it into metro today with a story about UKSA selling 'Gypsy Moth IV' /via @dmfreedom #
  • @34thAC – Q. Will you be providing quantitative evidence to support your decisions that prove a clear preference by TV audiences? #
  • @34thAC Q. Can you tell us who the television experts are who you have consulted with? #
  • @34thAC Q. Getting exciting America's Cup on TV is one thing. How are you going to market it to a new audience so that they watch? #
  • @34thAC Q. If you have chosen Multihulls, what made you choose to change the product rather than do a better job of marketing the old one? #