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New America's Cup challenger

 
The Italian sports press is full of reports of a second America's Cup challenger

The Adelasia di Torres sailing Team is reported to preparing a challenger which aims to promote the Sardinia region.

Little hard information on the organisation website but Jack Griffen in his CupExperience newsletter adds the following:

Key players are Syndicate head Renato Azara, Head of design Valerio Lombardi and Head of sailing team Duccio Colombi.

Planned team of 170 members with the boat to be built in Olbia. Team headquarter in La Maddalena.

The website lists the Adelasia di Torres Foundation as dedicated to scientific research and cultural activities, aimed at the Enhancement and Safeguard of the Environment, Quality Food Products, Cultural Heritage and Traditions of the Mediterranean area, in particular of Sardinia.

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