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Oracle Corporation

February 19, 2010 14:02 ET

Update: BMW ORACLE Racing America's Cup USA Victory Tour, Presented by ORACLE and BMW EfficientDynamics

REDWOOD SHORES, CA--(Marketwire - February 19, 2010) - Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)

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.

Media are advised to go to the International Terminal, Arrival Lobby, Exit G.

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 (with credentials) are advised to arrive at 10:30 AM to obtain for early admittance. Enter on the Grove Street side of City Hall. The check-in area will be located in the South Light Court (directly up the stairs from the Grove Street entrance).

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 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
    +1 650 245 7687
    Email Contact