Artemis Racing Challenger of Record 34th America’s Cup
Artemis Racing Challenger of Record Among the ancient Greeks the bow armed Artemis (who was imported later by the Romans as Diana) was the goddess of the hunt, but also the patroness of women and children. Artemis Racing is a Swedish sailing team that has made a good name on famous regattas, such as the Extreme Sailing Series, the RC44 Championship or the Vulcain Trophy Tour Paul Cayard is an AC veteran, who won as helmsman under Dennis Conner the 1995 Citizen Cup and who reached 2000 with his own team in Auckland the LVC finals. After Mascalzone Latino had cancelled his challenge because of financing difficulties and hence the Challenger of Record, On the technical side the team still faces initial difficulties. During a towing test with the hull they feared some structural weaknesses. The wing broke during training. A 2nd wing had been delivered.. On May 9, 2013, the ARTEMIS Racing AC72 overturned and capsized at  moderate weather,The catamaran broke into many components. The Briton and two-time Olympic gold medal winner  Andrew "Bart" Simpson was killed
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Artemis Racing is a Swedish sailing team that has made a good name on famous regattas, such as the Extreme Sailing Series,
AMERICA’S CUP HISTORY 1983 - 2013
Deutsch Home AC 1983 AC1987 Bibliography Impressum/Contact Opponents AC 2000 AC 2003 AC 2007 AC 2010 AC 2013 About Links Country /Challenge: Sweden / Challenger 34th America's Cup Sailnumber: AC 45 Artemis Red,  Artemis White Syndicate/Team: Artemis Racing Chairman: Torben Tötnqvist CEO: Paul Cayard Yacht Club: Kungliga Svenska Segel Sällskapet Principal Designer: Juan Kouyoundijan   Skipper: Loick Peyron  Nathan Outteridge  2013
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In Memoriam Andrew “Bart” Simpson