Mule a speedy  workhorse for American Magic sailing crew

In this photo provided by New York Yacht Club's American Magic, their test boat Mule is used for training Feb. 23, 2019, at Pensacola, Fla. When the 38-foot Mule reaches a certain speed, it undergoes a striking visual transformation as it rises up on hydrofoils and slices across the top of the waves. American Magic confirmed this week that it is sailing "dry laps" at its winter base in Florida, with the Mule's hull never touching the water as it flies on foils all the way around a course that's roughly six miles long and two miles across. (Armory Ross/NYYC American Magic via AP)

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