Oracle AC45 Crashes into Committee Boat in ACWS Race August 24, 2012

August 25, 2012

Oracle skipper Russell Coutts tries to squeeze between the other Oracle AC45 and the committee boat and finds that there's not enough room. The helicopter video and video from on-board the sailboats create a vivid sense of the incident.

Oracle’s Spithill Capsizes During San Francisco Fleet Race

October 7, 2012

Spithill ended up winning the series, but not this race! Multiple cameras on the boats and from the helicopters provide spectacular footage of the capsize from a variety of angles.