Is America’s Cup at risk after death in Artemis Racing accident?
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Is America’s Cup at risk after death in Artemis Racing accident?

Devastating news The sailing world is coming to terms with the news that Artemis Racing crewman, Andrew “Bart” Simpson was killed today in a training accident when their 72 catamaran capsized and broke up.  Simpson was trapped underneath the boat, for almost 10 minutes according to some reports. Despite attempts to revive him, by doctors … Continue reading

A desperately sad day for America’s Cup racing as Artemis crew member dies in training accident
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A desperately sad day for America’s Cup racing as Artemis crew member dies in training accident

It is with immense sadness that Artemis Racing confirms the tragic death of crewmember Andrew “Bart” Simpson today in San Francisco. Simpson, a British double Olympic gold medalist, was one of the 11-man crew aboard Artemis Racing’s AC72 catamaran which capsized during training on San Francisco Bay ahead of this summer’s America’s Cup. All other … Continue reading