Oracle Press Release
BMW ORACLE Racing America’s Cup USA Victory Tour, presented by ORACLE and BMW EfficientDynamics

Valencia, Spain - February 18, 2010
Who: BMW ORACLE Racing invites you to enjoy unprecedented access to the America’s Cup as it lands on American soil for the first time in fifteen years.

What: The team is hosting the following public events to welcome home the America’s Cup:

1. BMW ORACLE Racing Team and America’s Cup arrival at San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

2. San Francisco City Hall Celebration hosted by Mayor Gavin Newsom, with Oracle CEO Larry Ellison

3. San Diego Celebration, hosted by Mayor Jerry Sanders

When: Friday, February 19, 2010

4:30 PM PT: SFO International Terminal: America’s Cup is scheduled to pass customs; there will be a photo opportunity with the team and the Cup.

Saturday, February 20, 2010

11:30 AM PT: City Hall Celebration hosted by Mayor Gavin Newsom, joined by Oracle CEO Larry Ellison and BMW ORACLE Racing CEO Russell Coutts.

Media are advised to arrive at 10:30 AM with credentials for early admittance.

Sunday, February 21, 2010

4:00 PM PT: The America’s Cup will be on public display at the USS Midway museum on the San Diego waterfront.

5:00 PM PT: Ceremony on USS Midway hosted by Mayor Jerry Sanders, followed by a Flotilla of San Diego boats to the San Diego Yacht Club.

Contact Info

Karen Tillman

Jane Eagleson