Abbinando immagini reali della barca e la modellazione 3D al computer, Safran Sailing Team illustra in modo molto chiaro come sono gestiti e la funzione dei foil, a forma di baffi di Salvador Dalì, su un IMOCA 60. I foil contribuiscono al raddrizzamento e fanno “volare” la barca fuori dall’acqua riducendo la superficie bagnata e
NY to BCM, Safran is heading to Cadiz
On the 10th day of the Transat New York to Barcelona Race, the IMOCA 60 race boat Safran, skippered by Marc Guillemot and Morgan Lagraviére, are heading towards Cadiz in the south of Spain.
NY to BCN, Safran is still leading the fleet
While Safran, the long term leader of the IMOCA Ocean Masters New York to Barcelona Race, was still holding a comfortable lead at 10:30 UTC...
NY to BCN, into the wide open Ocean
Finally, for the first time since they set sail from America on Sunday, the IMOCA Ocean Masters New York to Barcelona boats have today been able to hoist spinnakers, as the wind has moved behind them.
The Transat Jacques Vabre finally sets off from Le Havre today at 1200 UTC for all four classes.read more