May 27, 2014

GC32: Luna Rossa goes for 1st Foiling Gybe

Images Sander van der Borch. Sequence sent by Andrew Macpherson - The GC32 had a low skimming start as a project, the built quality was there and the concept too but only after a foils upgrade the boat started to show that scaled down AC72 potential, and even got foiling upwind in less winds than her bigger sisters.
Now some AC Teams are taking the GC for a ride, Chris Draper an Team Luna Rossa went for the first foiling gybe in this Cat while training for the incoming Austria Cup.
Full sequence at GC32 Racing FB