Team New Zealand’s catamaran capsizes in America’s Cup challenger race


Team New Zealand’s catamaran capsized at the start of an America’s Cup challenger semifinal race on Tuesday.

According to the Associated Press, at least one crewman was tossed into the water and the 50-foot vessel was damaged

The incident came just at the start of the race, as the catamaran, which is designed to rise up and travel with most of body out of the water, leaned forward, and eventually tip over.

Here is the moment at the start of the race, via Bermuda News:

According to the Associated Press, all the crewmen appeared to be accounted for. However, one sailer was seen in the water after the crash.


Here is the view from the an on-board camera:

Here is the full video, via Bermuda News:


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