Today the Round Texel long distance race had seen the match between 3 foiling weapons
The Nacra 20 FCS that wins Line Honours
The Flying M20 from Mischa Heemskerk that had ended 4th
And the Flying Phantom that was leading the race but hit a sand bank
The arrival of ‘insane’ racing boats as seen in last year’s America’s Cup is forcing organisers of sailing events like Extreme Sailing Series to rethink their future
The spaceship has landed and this one, in the shape of spectacularly fast foiling boats first seen in the America’s Cup last year, is forcing the brains behind sailing events such as the Extreme Sailing Series to rethink the future…
Read the entire post on telegraph.co.uk
Link to the post: http://www.zerogradinord.net/vela/multiscafi/the-foiling-week-settimana-via/
The moth, also in light air, is just amazing
Video from the US Moth Class.
Another exciting Moth regatta this time in Newport on Narragansett Bay, RI. We were hoping for a little more sun and breeze but it was not to be. Maybe next time.