The Perini’s are back in Porto Cervo for their anual cup. We will be bringing you updates from this event and the maxi worlds all this week. Rigging News has its camera trained on Porto Cervo!
Sauter Carbon Offset Design presents the DynaWing AC72, the 34th America’s Cup Challenger that could prove to be faster and certainly less prone to capsize than the Oracle 22 meter Racing Cat with a 40 meter Wingsail. The DynaWing AC72 employs a Schooner rig featuring a hybrid Wingmast and mainsail combination that delivers a dynamic … Read more
(Source: Kohlhoff GmbH) The new Farr400, eagerly awaited by the international sailing scene, will be equipped with Loop products from Kohlhoff GmbH. The 40 foot racing yacht from US American design office Farr will be built at Premier Composite Technologies in Dubai under the management of German Hannes Waimar, who is putting his trust in … Read more
(Source: Sailing Anarchy) The Abeking-Rasmussen-built ex-“Extra Beat” (originally built and owned by FIAT’s boss Giovanni Agnielli) was dismasted a couple of weeks ago in the Cyclades Islands in Greece. Now named “One LiLo” and owned by a Greek stock broker, she was cruising from Island to Island with her professional crew of 3 and several … Read more
Camper’s spare VOR 70 mast is en route to Europe.