Posts Tagged ‘lake traunsee’
The wind finally showed up on the final day of the foiling GC32 Austria Cup, with Chris Draper driving Luna Rossa to an undefeated finale, and 10 wins out of 13 races on the week. We’ll have more on this extremely exciting class for you soon; in the meantime, check out the full day’s racing from Sunday above with speeds over 30 knots, and hit up Youtube for the daily highlights and dozens of interviews. The archived races from earlier in the week are on the Livestream channel here.
June 2nd, 2014 by admin
We don’t often get to see things in sailing that have never been done before, so it’s a special sight to see the first foiling cat fleet race in the history of the world. The GC32 Austria Cup held 6 races in 6-10 knots of breeze yesterday on Lake Traunsee, with both Tom Slingsby (Team AEZ) and Chris Draper (Luna Rossa) unsurprisingly kicking plenty of ass. This one’s from Sander Van Der Borch and you can check out dozens more photos here in the gallery here; the day’s highlight reel is here, and be sure to tune in to the top of SA’s Front Page for the full live show hosted by our own Mr. Clean starting at 1100 CET/1000 GMT/0500 EDT today.
May 29th, 2014 by admin