Previewing the America's Cup in Chicago

09/06/16 Reverse order Timestamp format

  1. Touring the east end of Navy Pier, which has been transformed into America's Cup central. #LVACWSChicago
  2. Chicago Match Race Center Director Tod Reynolds shows off an America's Cup boat. Boats cost about $1M
  3. 700 pound sails for America's Cup boats. Assembled just outside Fesitval Hall b/c Navy Pier dock doors too narrow.
  4. Small boats w/ Chi sports team logos have taken kids out on the water today, encouraging STEM education.
  5. Finishing grandstand on Navy Pier's east end. 1446 seats, watching 25-ft wide video board
  6. View of the course from the pier's east end. Actual course direction determined each day by weather. #LVACWSChicago
  7. The America's Cup skippers w/ the trophy while sailing aficionado @CSNBoyle holds court. #LVACWSChicago
  8. America's Cup race in Chicago issued ~400 media credentials. 190 from international outlets. #LVACWSChicago
  9. Inside "Club AC" for the America's Cup at Navy Pier. VR headsets for the 3D experience.