Friday, January 8, 2010

One month to go!

Today marks the ‘one month to go’ date before race one of the 33rd America’s Cup Match.

The BMW ORACLE Racing team is marking the occasion appropriately – it is another work day.

Skipper and helmsman James Spithill (AUS) met with the local media on Friday morning, to welcome them back to the team Base in the Dársena and to update them on the team’s progress ahead of the Match.

“It’s exciting for us to be back here in Valencia,” he said. “I had a fantastic experience here in the last Cup... We’re thrilled to be here and we can’t wait to get racing in February. We have a lot of work to do over the next four weeks, but our team is highly motivated and focused on the challenge and we’ve been training really hard to get ready..."

There's more on the team website.