ORACLE TEAM USA foiling camp finale

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With foiling camp concluded in Australia over the weekend, sailing team manager Tom Slingsby, the organizer of the camp, says it was mission accomplished.

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“A lot of these guys had only every foiled on AC72s so the idea is to get everyone on the same page, bring our base skill level up a lot and have everyone learn to foil in small boats,” he said.

“I think that sailing these small foiling boats you can then adapt that to the big America’s Cup foiling catamaran. Everyone gets out there and learns very quickly because of the size of the boat and then they can bring that knowledge back to how they sail the bigger boat.”

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