We are happy because we were finally able to navigate as we wanted, we did not panic made to defend the first position, we managed not to break anything on board and the crew to keep in shape. For us it is a great reward for all the work done, it gives us enormous confidence in our abilities.
It ‘s our first podium, a win is even better! “The arrival of Abu Dhabi less than an hour – Less than an hour later SCA Team, on a night that will go down in the annals of the race in second place in Lorient Team Vestas Wind came, the boat was rebuilt after running aground in Italy last November on an ocean reef Indian ocean and returned to the race just in Lisbon. The skipper Chris Nicholson and his crew, which also includes the Italian / Argentinean Maciel Cicchetti, got a place on the podium until a few weeks ago seemed impossible. “Before departure from Lisbon I was hoping for fourth, maybe fifth, but a second is great, we are very happy!” Said the hot Australian sailor. […]