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Q&A with U.S. Sailing's Gary Jobson on the America's Cup
Q&A with U.S. Sailing's Gary Jobson on the America's Cup

Legendary Annapolis-based sailor Gary Jobson played a key role as the tactician on Ted Turner's Courageous, which won the America's Cup in 1977. The Baltimore Sun recently interviewed Jobson, now the president of U.S. Sailing and a member of its Hall of Fame, about this year's America's Cup finals, which begin Saturday in San Francisco. Jobson is serving as a television commentator on NBC.   Having been a part of so many past America's Cup races as a competitor, can you ever see yourself trying to compete in the America's Cup again — or has sailing, like other sports, become a younger man's game as the boats get much faster? At the age of...

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