Finals begin today...

Re: comment on "All it takes is money, or roughly that..."

Take a look at this on the demands of physical conditioning, etc on the crews...up to three races a day.

Also a link on more of what goes into attempting to compete:

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/sport/news/article.cfm?c_id=4&objectid=11877890

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sailing/2...ty-needle-air/