ONEWORLD AND PRADA RACE DURING SEMI-FINAL OF THE LOUIS VUITTON CUP ON
AUCKLAND'S HAURAKI GULF.
A pod of dolphins swim near the race course as Italian entrant Prada
(L) and U.S. entrant OneWorld Challenge (2nd L) wait for wind before
their sixth semi-final race in the Louis Vuitton Cup on Auckland's
Hauraki Gulf December 17, 2002. Despite Prada winning the race by 17
minutes and 46 seconds in light winds, they lost the semi-final series
3-2. OneWorld now advance to the semi-final repechage against U.S.
entrant Oracle BMW Racing starting December 20. REUTERS/Nigel Marple