• Maserati Knocks 10 Days Plus Of NY to SF Monhull Record



    The modified Volvo 70 "Maserati" sail under the Golden Gate this morning, shortly after 10:30 AM Local time
    establishing a new record for monohulls in the " Route Du Ore", the New York To San Francisco around Cape Horn
    voyage utilized by clipper ships during the Gold Rush.







    The crew of 9 sailors, lead by Italian Sailing Legend Giovanni Soldini, Pitman Ryan Breymeyer( USA), Helsman Sebastien Audigan ( FRA),
    Grinder and Trimer Teng Jianghe, (China), 2nd Bowman Carlos Hernandez (Spain), Boat Captain Guido Broggo, ( ITA), Swiss born media man
    Michel Sighel, 1st Bowman Corrado Rossignol (ITA), and Navigator Boris Herrmann (GER) was an international crew by all standards.







    Todays arrival 10h: 31m:59s Local time equates to 47 days, 0h, 42m & 29 seconds, eclipsing's Yves Parliers
    1998 record of 57 days, 3 hours, 21 minutes and 45 seconds by 10 Days, 2 hours, 39 minutes and 16 seconds!

    Amazing!













    Jeremy gets some interview time with Giovanni!

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    http://h2oshots.smugmug.com/Sailing/...8041430_s9vCPf

    full gallery at link above
    This article was originally published in forum thread: Maserati Running On Record Pace! started by Photoboy View original post