Sunday, July 14, 2013

Bribon-Movistar Win Audi Melges 32 Sailing Series in Torbole

Torbole, Italy
Sunday 14 July 2013

Marc de Antonio's Spanish entry Bribon-Movistar has won the 2013 Audi Melges 32 Sailing Series Torbole edition Championship.
Photo: © 2013 Carlo Borlenghi/BPSE
During eight race regatta de Antonio, along with tactician Gustavo Martinez Doreste and crew members; Victor Marino, Giorgio Tortarolo, Filippo La Mantia, Nicola Pilastro, Albero Viejo Puga, Javier Ibanez and Sofia Bertrand, managed to maintain their focus and boat speed to be one of the fastest yachts around the track.
Photo: © 2013 Carlo Borlenghi/BPSE
Roberto Tomasini Grinover's Robertissima 1 was the runner up followed by Jason Carroll's Argo in third place. Edoardo Lupi aboard Torpyone and Vincenzo Onorato's Mascalzone Latino rounded out the top final five.
Photo: © 2013 Carlo Borlenghi/BPSE
With Lake Garda's 'wind factory' in place, two additional, final races were held on the final day that saw Torpyone dominate the fleet and win both races as well as being crowned 'Boat of the Day'.
Photo: © 2013 Carlo Borlenghi/BPSE
In the first race of the Keisuke Suzuki on Swing finished second with Carroll in third. Onorato took second place honors in the final race of the day followed by IM32CA Vice President Richard Gorannson on Inga From Sweden III HH.
Photo: © 2013 Carlo Borlenghi/BPSE
In the overall Series rankings, Lanfranco Cirillo's Fantastica remains at the top of the leader board however the points gap has narrowed with Andrea Pozzi's Bombarda in second place after four events and Lupi is now positioned in third.
Photo: © 2013 Carlo Borlenghi/BPSE
For full 2013 Rankings see>>> 

Top Ten Results (Final - After Eight Races)

1.) Marc de Antonio/Gustavo Martinez Doreste, Bribon-Movistar; [14]-1-2-2-5-2-5-12 = 29
2.) Roberto Tomasini Grinover/Vasco Vascotto, Robertissima 1; [13]-13-1-4-6-1-6-4 = 35
3.) Jason Carroll/Cameron Appleton, Argo; 11-6-5-6-2-8-3-[18] = 41
4.) Edoardo Lupi/Pietro Sibello, Torpyone; 2-[14]-9-13-3-13-1-1 = 42
5.) Vincenzo Onorato/Gabriele Benussi, Mascalzone Latino; 4-[15]-7-1-13-12-7-2 = 46
6.) Filippo Pacinotti/Nathan Wilmot, Brontolo HH; 12-2-6-[17]-1-7-8-13 = 49
7.) Keisuki Suzuki/Chris Nicholson, Swing; [16]-3-4-10-4-11-2-15 = 49
8.) Richard Gorannson/Hamish Pepper, Inga From Sweden III HH; [17]-5-8-8-11-10-4-3 = 49
9.) Lanfranco Cirillo/Nicola Celon, Fantastica; 3-11-11-3-7-6-[18]-11 = 52
10.) Tony Buckingham/Chris Hosking, Ngoni; 10-7-12-9-8-5-[16]-5 = 56

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