Great C-Class wing action.
All of last week we have been glued to the coverage of the C Class ‘Little Americas Cup’ Championships. With the announcement of the Americas Cup protocol and yacht type due on the 13th September, we couldn’t help but think that we were looking at a miniature version of what the future holds for THE … Read more
UPDATE: More bad luck for Steve Clark and Aethon as they broke their wing on leg one, race one of the C-Class Champs. Check the footage, courtesy of Sailing Anarchy who are covering the event live: Ok, turn down the lights, lock the door and get yourself over to http://www.littleac.com/ for some great pictures of the … Read more
Wing fans had a disappointing week as we learned that the two latest cutting edge developments of the hard sails will not compete in their respective events. Firstly Adam May’s wing (see previous post) was supposed to get an airing at the Moth Europeans in Switzerland but Adams daytime job got in the way. Adam comments: … Read more
The coolest event of the year is about to start and they have a new Website. Lets hope the little Americas Cup can deliver where its big brother failed.
The defenders of the Little America’s Cup, Canann, trashed their wing mast last week after being caught out by a squall in Newport Rhode Island. Bad times.