Schedule set for America's Cup race in SF in 2013

SF's chances look good to host America's Cup

January 26, 2011 10:25:22 AM PST
The Golden Gate Yacht Club has set the schedule for the America's Cup when it comes to San Francisco in 2013.

The city was picked on December 31 to host the race for the most coveted trophy in international sailing. The match will pit the American defender, led by Oracle chief Larry Ellison, against a foreign challenger.

That challenger will be determined by a series of races for the Louis Vuitton Cup, which has been scheduled from July 13 to September 1 in 2013.

The 34th America's Cup will be then be decided by the best of nine races to be held from September 7 to September 22.