Checco Bruni: frankly, it’s taking them too long to announce the venue
All: it’s hard to visualize an AC not in the country of the defender
Torben Grael: the key factor in ETNZ’s victory were the small foils, that worked nevertheless. ETNZ was more willing to take risks
Tommaso Chieffi: ETNZ...
After getting to know Duncan McLane (Patient Lady IV) at the 1978 Little America’s Cup, I met him again in Neport on the occasion of the ICCC in 2010.
He told me he had been a consultant to Alinghi for AC33 and had proposed a wing. Bertarelli, however, had deemed it too risky. Bet he won’t be...
FareVela’s Michele Tognozzi interviews Silvio Arrivabene, Alinghi Technical Operations Manager. The video is in English
Well @Rennmaus, no matter what Clean said Alinghi distinguished itself by establishing a relationship with fans. Jack Griffin was handling that, as I recall
Am typing this, while wearing the beanie I won in the AC33 Alinghi Friends competition :)
The downside was being summoned at 6 am in...