America's Cup News - a second French challenger
Considering the vast multihull tradition in France, it is not a surprise, that a second French team is demonstrating interest to challenge 'Oracle' in 2013. After 'Team Aleph', a second French syndicat under the auspicies of the Yacht Club de France has registered for the 34th America's Cup. Details will be presented next Wednesday in Paris. Helmsman and team are not yet known, but there are a number of very skilled multihull sailors and matchracers available such as the former AC-helmsman Philippe Presti FRA who showed up at the A-Cat worlds in Australia some days ago. The report.