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INEOS Team UK's David 'Freddie' Carr talks us through the Britannia I deck layout

by INEOS TEAM UK 25 Jun 2020 00:00 PDT
The British America's Cup team, skippered by Sir Ben Ainslie, shown here in action whist training in the Solent on their race yacht 'Britannia I' © Lloyd Images

It is mission-critical to maximise efficiency in the cockpit of Britannia both in aerodynamics and in creating the best performance positions for the crew.

We head back to September 2018 as INEOS TEAM UK sailor David Carr gives us the lowdown on the Britannia I deck mock up.

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