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The America’s Cup 

Berkshire Encyclopedia of World Sport
Dawn RileyDawn RILEY

The America’s Cup is the sport of yachting’s premier competition. It is an international competition that pits two boats from two different nations against one another. Long dominated by the United States, in recent decades other nations have shared in winning. Winning is based on a mix of sailing ability and technology, with both now supported by large expenditures by wealthy individuals, corporations, and nations. ...

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