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May 17, 2013 | 9:02 pm

America’s Cup: Italian Challenger Wants Speed Limit, New Safety Gear

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Patrizio Bertelli, the Italian billionaire who bankrolls the Luna Rossa Challenge America’s Cup team, is in the Bay Area to back up his call for better safety measures in the competition. Bertelli’s visit follows the death last week of Andrew “Bart” Simpson, a British crewman on Sweden’s Artemis Racing catamaran. Simpson was trapped under the […]

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