Cover Story

The 2013 America’s Cup: Transforming A Classic

[ 0 ] November 18, 2013 |
The 2013 America’s Cup: Transforming A Classic

The America’s Cup is the oldest trophy in international sport and the hardest to win. Only four countries – the United States, Australia, New Zealand and Switzerland – have experienced the euphoria of winning the “Auld Mug,” and only seven cities have hosted the competition before San Francisco.

Set Sail

October 22, 2013 |
Set Sail

Hublot Watch Company, one of the hottest brands on the planet, recently announced that they will be the official timekeepers of the upcoming America’s Cup sailing race, to take place in beautiful San Francisco CA. This announcement comes on the heels of Hublot’s much publicized timing sponsorship of the World Cup soccer tournament last year. [...]

Finance

Daily Habits of Wealthy People

[ 0 ] July 17, 2013 |
Daily Habits of Wealthy People

Article via Yahoo. Do you have any of the characteristics on this list? Financial planner Tom Corley spent five years observing more than 350 “rich” and “poor” people, how they live, work and even sleep and captured them all in his book, “Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals.” He defined “wealthy” as earning at [...]

Escape

Golfer By Day, Gastronome By Night

[ 0 ] November 27, 2013 |
Golfer By Day, Gastronome By Night

Fall is still a secret season in North Tahoe. Summer crowds thin, and windless, sunny days lull the ski resort villages and lakeside hamlets into a state of placid relaxation, a brief seasonal exhalation between the high summer season and the region’s world-famous ski season.

Dorado Beach Rockefeller’s Vision Becomes A Reality

[ 0 ] November 13, 2013 |
Dorado Beach Rockefeller’s Vision Becomes A Reality

Being a west coaster, whenever I thought of a luxury golf destination, I gravitated towards places like Hawaii, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, and the Monterey Peninsula. Little did I know that for over 50 years, golf aficionados had been traveling religiously to the Caribbean and playing golf at a place called Dorado Beach on the [...]

Gallery

Entertainment at the 2013 America’s Cup

[ 0 ] January 13, 2014 |
Entertainment at the 2013 America’s Cup

Whether you’re a hard-core race fan, a classic rocker or a wide-eyed child of 6 years old, the 2013 America’s Cup offers something for everyone. The America’s Cup Park, at Piers 27/29, and the America’s Cup Village, at Marina Green, provide fans with a wide range of entertainment options, all within shouting distance of the [...]

AC72: A New-Age Speedster

[ 0 ] December 11, 2013 |
AC72: A New-Age Speedster

The AC72 is the new class of yacht created specifically for the 2013 America’s Cup by the best designers in the world with input from the best sailors in the world to deliver a cutting-edge design for the pinnacle of the sport.

In Our Back Yard

Italian Made

[ 0 ] January 13, 2014 |
Italian Made

The all new 2014 Quattroporte blends unmistakable Italian design with engineering precision for a combination of performance, luxury and driving pleasure that only Maserati can offer.

One Timeless Machine: Porsche 550/1500 RS Spyder

[ 0 ] November 18, 2013 |
One Timeless Machine: Porsche 550/1500 RS Spyder

Introduced to the public at the 1953 Paris Motor Show, the 550 was Porsche’s first dedicated sports racer, an open-cockpit design inspired by the earlier sports cars built and campaigned by German Volkswagen dealer Walter Glockler in 1949-50 using Porsche mechanicals in light-weight tubular frames. It was Glockler’s success that encouraged Ferry Porsche to authorize [...]

Q&A

17 Questions With Timothy Busfield

[ 0 ] November 15, 2013 |
17 Questions With Timothy Busfield

Tim (born June 12th, 1957) is an American actor and director best known for his role as Eliot Weston on the television show Thirtysometing and his recurring role as Danny Concannon on the television series The West Wing. In 1991 he received a Primetime Emmy Award as best supporting actor in a drama series. He [...]

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Golf Approved for 2016 Summer Olympics

Golf Approved for 2016 Summer Olympics

[ 0 ] February 11, 2014 |

A sport that dates back to the 15th Century, golf last was part of the Olympic Program at the 1904 Games in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, when the United States and Canada were the only two competing countries. More than a century later, golf again will be played at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. An [...]

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Rolex Sky-Dweller

Rolex Sky-Dweller

[ 0 ] January 13, 2014 |

The original design of the dual time zone display and the discreet annual calendar endows the Sky-Dweller with an exclusive aesthetic identity, singling it out as the global traveler’s watch. The rotatable fluted bezel and the 42 mm case crafted from a solid block of 18 ct gold are distinguished hallmarks of Rolex elegance. Thanks [...]

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Major Flair: Allegri Italian Fashion

Major Flair: Allegri Italian Fashion

[ 0 ] November 27, 2013 |

Recently I was fortunate enough to play golf with Gian Maria Argentini, the CEO of the Italian fashion house Allegri during the Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Curtis School of Los Angeles. I first noticed MR. Argentini on the driving range, not simply for his swing but for his bright green pants and remarkably shined golf [...]

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Cade Estate Winery

Cade Estate Winery

[ 0 ] November 21, 2013 |

Nestled some 1800 feet above Napa’s Valley Floor in the Howell Mountain AVA, lies the first LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold Certified Estate Winery in Napa Valley. CADE Estate Winery named from Shakespeare, who used the term to refer to the wine casks–or cades–used to transport wine from Bordeaux to Engliand in [...]

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Tahoe Gem

Tahoe Gem

[ 0 ] November 15, 2013 |

Oracle founder and CEO Larry Ellison’s Lake Tahoe home has just been put on the market for $28.5 million. The three-parcel property is located in the exclusive area of Glenbrook, Nev. on Lake Tahoe’s east shore.

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Cape Codders Sunglasses

Cape Codders Sunglasses

[ 0 ] November 15, 2013 |

Founded in 2013 by a few friends and Cape Cod natives, Cape Codder Sunglasses are inspired by the natural beauty of Cape Cod and dedicated to preserving our home. A portion of the proceeds from every sale is donated to the preservation of the Cape Cod National Seashore. Thank you for helping us make sure [...]

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