31 Aug '13, 8am

Enfant Terrible on countback #sailing #dailysail

Enfant Terrible on countback #sailing #dailysail

The final battle for the title came down to very last run of the final race. The Italian victory was clearly hard-fought and well earned: Enfant Terrible finished tied on points with Kevin McNeil’s Nightshift (USA), but the Italians earned their title thanks to their three wins on the series standings. Jim Richardson’s Barking Mad (USA), three-time winner of the World Championship and current leader of the Farr 40 International Circuit Championship, finished in third, three points behind the leaders. Chicago architect Helmut Jahn, defending Rolex Farr 40 World Champion, finished fourth on 57 aboard Flash Gordon 6 (USA). “It’s been a very challenging week – we were chasing a title that we really wanted and we had been working all year for,” commented a beaming and champagne-drenched Alberto Rossi as he stepped off Enfant Terrible . The week started slightly uphill, as tacti...

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