I think this might be where the larger sails are laid up on the molds in multiple pieces and then scarfed together - if i understand it correctly then it's quite literally a 45° scarf joint that is glued together....Anyone have an explanation for the zigzag line on the foresail? Different materials/construction techniques in the same sail?
It's an entirely reasonable concern - I think putting aside the fact it's a pinnacle league that ultimately has massive costs, everyone including GD agrees on the problem... where there is less consensus is in what the solution should be, and sadly this appears to be drawn along partisan lines... if you are a challenger then whatever the defender does is unlikely to be appropriate in your eyes...Vast cost of competing in America’s Cup raises questions for sponsors
Thats an embarrassing example of how a reasonable interview is churned into clickbait - Stuff can't even bring themselves to attribute to the story to a writer...An article that references the FT one posted above
Sir Ben Ainslie blasts America's Cup costs and impact on Auckland 2021
Yes, the tone of the headline and article is far more biting than what BA actually discussed with the FT.Thats an embarrassing example of how a reasonable interview is churned into clickbait