SOURCE: Oracle Corporation

April 09, 2010 08:00 ET

BMW ORACLE Racing America's Cup USA Tour (Pacific Northwest) Presented by ORACLE and BMW EfficientDynamics

REDWOOD SHORES, CA--(Marketwire - April 9, 2010) -  ORACLE (NASDAQ: ORCL)

Who: BMW ORACLE Racing invites you to join in a community thank you event with an opportunity to meet team members and see the America's Cup, the oldest trophy in international sport. The Governor of the State of Washington Christine Gregoire and Anacortes Mayor Dean Maxwell will attend.
   
What: The team is hosting a public event in Anacortes to thank the community where the team built and commissioned the America's Cup winning boat, USA. The American team, representing the Golden Gate YC of San Francisco, won the 33rd America's Cup in February, returning the Cup to the United States for the first time in 15 years. The Anacortes visit follows recent tour events in California and is the first stop in the State of Washington. The Cup travels to Seattle on Sunday, April 11.
   
When: Saturday, April 10, 2010
   
  7:30 PM PT: Doors open to the public at the Pier One Warehouse on the Anacortes waterfront.
     
  8:00 PM PT: Team presentation and ceremony including video from the 33rd America's Cup, Q&A session with members of the winning race crew, boatbuilding team and design team followed by poster signings with the team.

Contact Information

  • For any further information please contact:
    Jane Eagleson
    Director, Public Relations and Media
    BMW ORACLE Racing
    +1 201 887 8184
    Email Contact

    Karen Tillman
    Vice President, Oracle Corporate Communications
    Oracle
    +1 650 245 7687
    Email Contact