Thursday, January 15, 2009

Greek Challenge training in Valencia

For the first time ever, a Greek crew sailed an America's Cup yacht. It is taking place throughout the week in Valencia aboard K-Challenge's FRA-93. Sébastien Col and four of his World Match Racing crew are coaching the 25-strong Greek crew, giving them a crash course on ACC yachts. The team will make its maiden appearance in the Louis Vuitton Pacific Series in two weeks.

Greek Challenge sailing for the first time. Valencia, 13 January 2009. Photo copyright Pierre Orphanidis / Greek Challenge

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