2008 Photo Contest, Sports Feature, 2nd prize

Miguel Riopa

Agence France-Presse

01 April, 2007

A member of the crew of the Victory Challenge collects the sail after a match in the Louis Vuitton Cup. The event is used as a preliminary to one of the world's most prestigious yacht races, the America's Cup - a one-to-one contest between the current holder of the trophy and the winner of the Louis Vuitton Cup.

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Miguel Riopa

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