1970 America's Cup
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Intrepid moored in Nantucket Harbor during Nantucket Race Week 2010
|Defender club:||New York Yacht Club|
|Challenger club:||Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron|
|Location:||Newport, Rhode Island, United States|
|Winner:||New York Yacht Club|
The 1970 America's Cup was held in September 1970 at Newport, Rhode Island. The US defender, Intrepid, skippered by Bill (Ficker is Quicker) Ficker, defeated the Australian challenger, Gretel II, skippered by James Hardy, four races to one.
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