In 2019 FW have reached the "ten events" milestone (six in Malcesine, two in Sydney, one in Newport and one in Miami): they are busy as usual with planning events, activities and initiatives. What is Foiling Week? What have they done so far and where are they heading?
The start of the new year has brought the start of INEOS TEAM UK's winter training camp to Cagliari, Sardinia as preparations stepped up another level before the first America's Cup World Series (ACWS) event in Cagliari.
A limited number of Optimists took to the water on Lake Garda for the 2020 Ora Cup Ora which usually attracts over 600 competitors. This year following Covid restrictions, it was limited to 290 young sailors but this didn't dampen the great racing hosted by Circolo Vela Arco.
Italian 29er - 49erFX and Nacra 15 Nationals 2020 - Circolo Vela Arco
Circolo Vela Arco hosted the Italian 2020 Nationals for the 29er, 49erFX and Nacra 15. Plenty of competitors with 60 crews from eight nations competed on Lake Garda. Top speeds hit the 20 knot marker with the Nacra 15 and 29er crews enjoying the glamour conditions.
The J70's are ready to start their season in Malcesine! The chill Peler from the North and the warm Ora wind from the South would be the protagonists of the first act of J70 Italian 2020 Circuit on Lake Garda. Mauro Roversi (JCURVE) took the honours, with Notaro Team in second and Alessandro Moll...
The second Act of the 2020 J70 Cup commenced on Lake Garda hosted by Malcesine. The Notaro Team did one better than they did in Act 1 - Luca Domenici (ITA725) took the honours with JCurve close on their heels.
New foiling 'Kid on the block' got a great reception at the 2020 Foiling Week. Round up of all of the action both on and off the water at the Persico69F Cup which was part of the Foiling Week 2020 in Malcesine. (CC Available)