The pressure builds.
Luna Rossa skipper: “Continue with Bruni and Spithill until the end”. Also because changing would seem like a desperate move. The British: "They have a budget of 200 million pounds". The regattas. “Psychologists to take the pressure? If they enter the base they run away...
"Coach of Luna Rossa, Philippe Presti is one of the major players in the Prada Cup. Glued to his seat at the front of the Italian AC75 tender, he follows everything, sees everything, hears everything to help Spithill and his crew to progress. His role, the results of the first round robins, the...
Philippe Presti in Tip and Shaft
At 55, Philippe Presti, who rose to prominence through Olympic sailing (Soling, Finn and Star), is now one of the best French specialists in the America's Cup arena. One week before the start of the Prada Cup (January 15-22 February, see program), the sailor...
Their quote and can't find it at the mo but if utilising 3d graphical modeling would make sense. They used Amazon and Iridis at Southampton Uni see below
"The University of Southampton views High Performance Computing as a strategic enabler to its research mission and, over many years, has made...
One would have to wonder the conversations between Ineos and ETNZ's ribs
Flying out in October
Max Sirena told Focus Sport New Zealand in an interview that the boat will fly in October in Kiwi land. "Now we have the best time to sail here, while in New Zealand the ugliest begins."
Sales warning from Prada, bearing in mind an AC campaign is largely cash-based .
As per TE, Prada have ben quite silent re-entry situation to NZ. Comment in Wiki on Prada "If "by reason of natural...
Sardinia now snowed overnight.
This meanwhile the situation of the four teams.
Emirates Team New Zealand has its AC75 currently en route by ship to Cagliari, while in Auckland (where the virus has arrived and the infections increase at a rate that worries)...
LR's bobstay only supports loads in a vertical plane. Even a slight twist would cause weakness, which I believe is the more likely case. If you look at Ineos they have a double bowsprit to deal with this - plus I believe their boat is exceptionally stiff and needs it.
2 bowsprits going some T Cat!
" The damage, however blatant, is not very serious and everything suggests that the boat is ready at the weekend. Yesterday morning, before going out to sea, the dolphins came up to greet the guys on the team...