Ran wins Porto Cervo 52 SUPER SERIES:
Porto Cervo (June 25, 2017) – From one of the most dramatic last day 52 SUPER SERIES finales, Niklas and Catherine Zennström’s Rán Racing won the Porto Cervo 52 SUPER SERIES Audi Sailing Week title on the last downwind. Full report.
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What is best for the America’s Cup?:
As skipper of the British challenger, Ben Ainslie very clearly had two missions during the 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda: Bring the Cup back to Britain and promote the current format of foiling multihulls. While failing at the former, he remains focused on the format.
His position may be somewhat self-serving, as his start-up team would surely desire to continue the current design path they have already invested in, rather than change directions and start anew. His Land Rover BAR team’s next America’s Cup campaign is already fully-funded.
However, his campaign, which Ainslie said is likely to be similar in cost to the 90 million pounds ($ 114 million) spent on getting to Berm…
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