Gary Jobson summed up Race 5 perfectly: “total confusion” on board Oracle Team USA’s AC72 catamaran. Let’s look at the race to see what happened to allow Emirates Team New Zealand to grab the lead and run away to win. There is a link to the race replay video in one of the photos below.
America’s Cup Race 5: ETNZ has made up most of the distance they were behind. Both boats sailing in the “cone” east of Alcatraz, out of the adverse flood tide.