(February 27, 2015) – Born as the International Catamaran Challenge Trophy in 1961, the 27th edition of the event will be hosted by Société Nautique de Genève in Geneva, Switzerland from 12 to 19 September.
Now known as the International C Class Challenge Cup (and Little America’s Cup or Little Cup), the event is sailed in the double-handed C Class catamaran, a development class with three maximum measurement limits: 25 ft long, 14 ft wide, and 300 sq ft sail area.
Seeking to join the competition is a Canadian effort born in autumn 2013 by students from the École de Technologie Supérieure (ETS) in Montreal.
The “RAFALE” C-class catamaran p…
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