Twice America's Cup winner, Alinghi, leads the nine strong fleet of Decision 35's competing on at Beaulieu-sur-Mer, sandwiched between Nice and Monaco on the Mediterranean, in the sixth Act of the Vulcain Trophy.
The Swiss sailing team now lead the Grand Prix Beaulieu-sur-Mer regatta by eight points ahead of French Foncia Team, with one day left to sail.
Helmed by Ernesto Bertarelli, the Alinghi crew consists of Tanguy Cariou – Tactics; Pierre-Yves Jorand – Mainsail; Nils Frei – Trimmer; Coraline Jonet – Trimmer; Yves Detrey – Bow
Top international photographer, Chris Schmid provided these images of Alinghi sailing in the D35's - the team also compete on the Extreme 40 circuit.
Alinghi’s Decision 35, racing at Beaulieu-sur-Mer, in the 6th Act of the Vulcain Trophy. - http://www.alinghi.com