Jimmy Spithill

Emirates Team New Zealand sails in front of the U.S.S. Carl Vinson in the AC500 Speed Trial during the America's Cup World Series, San Diego Match Racing Championship Fleet Race on November 20, 2011 at San Diego Bay in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

San Diego Unanimously Approves Bid Submission To Host 2017 America’s Cup

Port commissioners have voted unanimously to submit a bid to host the next America’s Cup on San Diego Bay in August 2017.

02/11/2014

Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill hoists the America's Cup trophy while celebrating his team's victory over Emirates Team New Zealand in the 34th America's Cup on September 25, 2013, in San Francisco. AFP PHOTO/NOAH BERGER (credit: Noah Berger/AFP/Getty Images)

Historic America’s Cup Skipper Spithill To Return To Cup Champion Oracle Team USA

The chance to win a third straight America’s Cup with Oracle Team USA was a bigger allure to skipper Jimmy Spithill than taking a big-money offer from a foreign challenger.

02/03/2014

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