Tuesday, July 24, 2007

We told You So! Russell Coutts and Larry

Photo Pierre Orphanidis / Valencia Sailing
July 18th we reported that Russell and Larry signed a deal for the next Cup - Well its official as of today. Earlier today in Valencia, Larry Ellison, owner of BMW Oracle, announced that Russell Coutts had signed with the team in the role of CEO and skipper. "I am very delighted to be here. It is a great opportunity for me, a great leadership role offered to me by BMW Oracle," Coutts told a news conference in Valencia. More photos and audio at http://valenciasailing.blogspot.com/