• Roberto Tomasini Grinover

    Victory to Argo

    by  • 22 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Joy Dunigan, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Med Regattas, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Sportsboats, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    American Jason Carroll aboard Argo, with tactician Cameron Appleton and crew comprised of Anthony Kotoun, Chuck Norris, Peter Crawford, Westy Barlow, Eric Aakhus and Lindsey Bartel are theread more

    Bombarda noses ahead

    by  • 21 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Sportsboats, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    Saturday marked the penultimate day for teams competing at the 2013 Melges 32 World Championship.read more

    Argo ahead

    by  • 20 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Joy Dunigan, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Med Regattas, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Sportsboats, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    Light winds, relatively calm seas and bright Italian sunshine enabled PRO Hank Stuart, with impeccable Race Committee support provided by Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (to fire off three races on Fridaread more

    First points on the board

    by  • 19 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Joy Dunigan, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Sportsboats, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    After only one race, the 2013 Melges 32 World Championship hosted by the Yacht Club Porto Rotondo (YCPR) in coordination with Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (YCCS), B.Plan Sports & Events (BPSE) andread more

    Mistral in Porto Rotundo

    by  • 17 September 2013 • Alessandro Rombelli, andrea casale, Andrea Ferrari, andrea fornaro, Andrea Lacorte, andrea pozzi, Andrey Kirilyuk, argo, Atlantica 19, audi italia sailing team, Azimut by STIG, bombarda, Brad Butterworth, branko brcin, brontolo hh, Cameron Appleton, Celeritas, Chris Nicolson, chris rast, Daniele Cassinari, Deneen Demourkas, Diasuke Kimura, Edoardo Lupi, Edoardo Pavesio, Fabio Mazzoni, fantastica, filippo pacinotti, Fra Martina, francesco bruni, Gabriele Benussi, Giangiacomo Serena di Lapagio, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, Italy, Jason Carroll, Jesper Radich, Joy Dunigan, Kazuto Seki, Keisuke Suzuki, Lanfranco Cirillo, lorenzo bressani, luca simeone, Malcolm Gefter, Mamma Aiuto!, Manuel Weiller, margherita, mascalzone latino, Mauro Mocchegiani, Med Regattas, Melges 32, michele ivaldi, michele paoletti, Naofumi Kamei, nathan wilmot, Ngoni, One Designs, Opus One, Paul Goodison, Pavel Kunetsov, Pierluigi Fornelli, pietro sibello, Quetefeek, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, RIMYG, robertissima, Roberto Mazzucato, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Spirit of Nerina, Steve Hunt, Swing, Synergy GT, Tavatuy-Water Way, Tony Buckingham, Torpyone, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, Vitamina, Wolfgang Stolz, Yasha Samurai, Yukihiro Ishida

    The opening day of the 2013 Melges 32 World Championship was sadly blighted with conditions much stronger than anticipated, the Mistral being winds clocked at almost 80 knots. read more

    Robertissima by a point

    by  • 28 April 2013 • argo, Cameron Appleton, Caribbean Regattas, chris nicholson, Dalton DeVos, Delta, Ed Baird, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden, Inshore, Intac, Jaime Torres, Jason Carroll, Jonathan McKee, Mark Plaxton, Melges 32, Ngoni, One Designs, Riccardo Pappa, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Ross Halcrow, Ryan DeVos, Smile and Wave, SOCA, Team Synergy, Tommaso Chiefi, Tony Buckingham, Valentin Zavadinkov, Vasco Vascotto, Volpe

    Roberto Tomasini Grinover skipper of Robertissima, has bcome the first ever and newly crowned of the OtterBox Melges 32 Virgin Island Sailing Series. read more

    Robertissima ahead

    by  • 26 April 2013 • argo, Cameron Appleton, Caribbean Regattas, chris nicholson, Dalton DeVos, Delta, Ed Baird, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden, Inshore, Intac, Jaime Torres, Jason Carroll, Jonathan McKee, Mark Plaxton, Melges 32, Ngoni, One Designs, Riccardo Pappa, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Ross Halcrow, Ryan DeVos, Smile and Wave, SOCA, Sportsboats, Team Synergy, Tommaso Chiefi, Tony Buckingham, Valentin Zavadinkov, Vasco Vascotto, Virgin Islands, Volpe

    The first day of racing in the British Virgin Islands at the the 2013 OtterBox Melges 32 Virgin Island Sailing Series, Caribbean Championship hosted by Peter Island Resort and Spa saw three races hread more

    Melges 32 battle resumes

    by  • 21 March 2013 • argo, Cameron Appleton, Caribbean Regattas, chris nicholson, Dalton DeVos, Delta, Ed Baird, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden, Inshore, Intac, Jaime Torres, Jason Carroll, Jonathan McKee, Joy Dunigan, Mark Plaxton, Melges 32, Ngoni, One Designs, Riccardo Pappa, Richard Clarke, Richard Goransson, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Ross Halcrow, Ryan DeVos, Smile and Wave, Sportsboats, Team Synergy, Tommaso Chiefi, Tony Buckingham, Valentin Zavadinkov, Vasco Vascotto, Virgin Islands, Volpe

    Round two of the 2013 OtterBox Melges 32 Virgin Islands Sailing Series takes place this weekend, held in conjunction with the International Rolex Regatta, in St Thomas, USVI.read more

    Robertissimo fights back

    by  • 25 February 2013 • Alex Jackson, argo, Caribbean Regattas, Dalton DeVos, Delta, Inga From Sweden, Inshore, Intac, Jaime Torres, James Mark Plaxton, Jason Carroll, Joy Dunigan, Leenabarca, Melges 32, One Designs, Richard Goransson, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Ryan DeVos, Smile and Wave, Sportsboats, Synergy GT, Valentine Zavadnikov, Virgin Islands, Volpe, yacht club costa smeralda

    Roberto Tomasini Grinover and Robertissima with tactician Vasco Vascotto and crew comprised of Gaetano Figlia di Granara, Giovanni Cassinari, Gunnar Bahr, Armin Raderbauer, Pablo Torrado aread more

    Early lead for Robertissima

    by  • 22 February 2013 • Alex Jackson, argo, Caribbean Regattas, Dalton DeVos, Delta, Inga From Sweden, Inshore, Intac, Jaime Torres, James Mark Plaxton, Jason Carroll, Joy Dunigan, Leenabarca, Melges 32, One Designs, Richard Goransson, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Ryan DeVos, Smile and Wave, Synergy GT, Valentine Zavadnikov, Virgin Islands, Volpe

    The first day of racing at the opening event of the 2013 OtterBox Melges 32 Virgin Islands Sailing Series in Virgin Gorda was held in sunny and warm island conditions, out of the Yacht Club Costa Sread more

    Azzurra and Ran still tied

    by  • 25 January 2013 • Alec Cutler, Allan Terhune, andrea pozzi, Argyle Campbell, Audi Azzurra Sailing Team, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, barking mad, bella mente, bombarda, Bora Gulari, Brian Porter, Chris Larson, Contender, Dave Ullman, Decision, Doug de Vos, Ed Baird, Ed Reynolds, Farr 40, federico michetti, Full Throttle, Gabriele Benussi, George Sakellaris, Gladiator, Hap Fauth, hedgehog, Inshore, Interlodge, irc, J/109, J/80, Jesus Renedo, Jim Richardson, Joseph Colling, Keith Kilpatrick, Kerry Klingler, lorenzo bressani, Manouch Moshayedi, mascalzone latino, Melges 24, Melges 32, mini maxi, Niklas Zennstrom, One Designs, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Rock n Roll, Shockwave, Spookie, Sportsboats, Stephen Murray, Steve Benjamin, Swan 45, Tate Russack, TeamWork, Terry Hutchinson, Tim Healy, Tomislav Basic, Tony Langley, tp52, United States, US Regattas, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, West Marine Rigging New England Ropes

    Day four of Quantum Key West Race Week saw another day of immaculate 13-18 knot conditions.read more

    Azzurra and Ran still tied

    by  • 25 January 2013 • Allan Terhune, andrea pozzi, Argyle Campbell, Audi Azzurra Sailing Team, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, barking mad, bella mente, bombarda, Bora Gulari, Brian Porter, Chris Larson, Contender, Dave Ullman, Decision, Doug de Vos, Ed Baird, Ed Reynolds, Farr 40, federico michetti, Full Throttle, Gabriele Benussi, George Sakellaris, Gladiator, Hap Fauth, hedgehog, Inshore, Interlodge, irc, J/109, J/80, Jesus Renedo, Jim Richardson, Joseph Colling, Keith Kilpatrick, Kerry Klingler, lorenzo bressani, Manouch Moshayedi, mascalzone latino, Melges 24, Melges 32, mini maxi, Niklas Zennstrom, One Designs, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Rock n Roll, Shockwave, Spookie, Sportsboats, Stephen Murray, Steve Benjamin, Swan 45, Tate Russack, TeamWork, Terry Hutchinson, Tim Healy, Tomislav Basic, Tony Langley, tp52, United States, US Regattas, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, West Marine Rigging New England Ropes

    Day four of Quantum Key West Race Week saw another day of immaculate 13-18 knot conditions.read more

    Azzurra and Ran still tied

    by  • 25 January 2013 • Alec Cutler, Allan Terhune, andrea pozzi, Argyle Campbell, Audi Azzurra Sailing Team, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, barking mad, bella mente, bombarda, Bora Gulari, Brian Porter, Chris Larson, Contender, Dave Ullman, Decision, Doug de Vos, Ed Baird, Ed Reynolds, Farr 40, federico michetti, Full Throttle, Gabriele Benussi, George Sakellaris, Gladiator, Hap Fauth, hedgehog, Inshore, Interlodge, irc, J/109, J/80, Jesus Renedo, Jim Richardson, Joseph Colling, Keith Kilpatrick, Kerry Klingler, lorenzo bressani, Manouch Moshayedi, mascalzone latino, Melges 24, Melges 32, mini maxi, Niklas Zennstrom, One Designs, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Rock n Roll, Shockwave, Spookie, Sportsboats, Stephen Murray, Steve Benjamin, Swan 45, Tate Russack, TeamWork, Terry Hutchinson, Tim Healy, Tomislav Basic, Tony Langley, tp52, United States, US Regattas, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, West Marine Rigging New England Ropes

    Day four of Quantum Key West Race Week saw another day of immaculate 13-18 knot conditions.read more

    Italians lead the charge

    by  • 19 January 2013 • Alex Jackson, andrea pozzi, bombarda, Catapult, Chris Nicolson, Deneen Demourkas, Ed Adams, fantastica, Flat Stanley, flavio favini, Gabriele Benussi, groovederci, Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden 3, Inshore, James Boyd, Joel ROnning, Joy Dunigan, Keisuke Suzuki, Kelvin Harrap, Lanfranco Cirillo, Leenabarca, Leonid Lebedev, lorenzo bressani, mascalzone latino, Melges 32, michele paoletti, One Designs, Paul Goodison, Richard Goransson, Robertissima 1, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Seadon Wijsen, Swing, Synergy GT, Tommaso Chieffi, United States, US Regattas, Valentin Zavadnikov, Vincenzo Onorato

    Premiere Racing's 2013 Quantum Key West Race Week fires up on Monday. Among the fleets taking part in the USA's annual season opener are the Melges 32 which this year will feature 11 boats.read more