After deadly capsize, America's Cup sailors strap on survival gear when they go racing

  • by: BERNIE WILSON , AP Sports Writer
  • Updated: July 5, 2013 - 8:45 AM

SAN FRANCISCO — When he jumps aboard his high-performance catamaran, America's Cup champion skipper Jimmy Spithill is wearing his game face as well as equipment that can help save his life out on San Francisco Bay.

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