The TP season is over but we are left with these beautiful shots from Studio Borlenghi/Audi MedCup from behind the sceen – a tribute to the guys ashore who make it happen.
The TP52 worlds started yesterday in Valencia, Spain. For those interested, thats a Future Fibres PBO Runner lashed to a Karver K-BTi block. We’re sure that’s what you are looking at!
The final event of the 2010 Audi Med Cup kicks off today – be sure to tune into Rigging News for all the live action starting at 1300 CET.
Remember to check in on Tuesday and throughout the coming week for live coverage of the Audi Med cup season finale right here on Rigging News courtesy of Sailtv !
Haven’t done one of these for a while – and thanks to Juan Pablo Cadario we got this beauty. This T-ring busted on the TP52 Matador during the Audi Med Cup Caja Mediterráneo Region of Murcia Trophy.
Photo copyright Pierre Orphanidis / Valencia Sailing This lady, reporting for local TV during the Trofeo de la Reina from the first spreader of the new IRC TP52 ‘Cam’ was snapped by Pierre Orphanidis from valenciasailing. We are guessing that this was the highlight for the TV audience as the event itself was hampered by … Read more
(source: Future Fibres Facebook) Future Fibres rigged boats wipe the floor in race one of the Audi Med Cup, placing 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th. Congrats to ‘Quantum’ on their ‘come from behind’ win! Ed Note: Future Fibres rigged Cristabella leads after 3 races, 1 point ahead of Quantum. Return to riggingnews.com tomorrow for more … Read more
With one day to go ‘til the first race of the 2010 Audi Med Cup Series we are finally getting a closer look at the competition as they gather in Cascais. While we are still a little bit hazy on the various running rigging suppliers the teams are using, we have a good handle on … Read more
This question must have been asked by the unfortunate Synergy crew when they went for a swim the other day. Hysterical – check it:
But a great article nonetheless. Published by http://www.blur.se/, we get a look at the latest 3Di technology from North Sails. Thanks to Peter for allowing us to publish it: North Sails 3Di We’re seeing those very distinctive grey sails showing up on some of the TP52’s, on a few RC44 and soon on both VO70 … Read more