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Prada - End Of Day Quotes

Thursday, 24 October 2002, 9:37 am | Prada

At the end of today's racing Francesco de Angelis, skipper of Luna Rossa, said: "We knew it was going to be a long and difficult day. The wind was very light and shfty amd at times we sailed into patches of almost no wind. More >>

Double Win For Luna Rossa

Thursday, 24 October 2002, 9:30 am | Prada

After yesterday when the wind was too high to allow racing, today the challengers went back out on the water for the start of Round Robin Two of the Louis Vuitton Cup. More >>

New Racing Calendar For Wednesday Oct 23

Wednesday, 23 October 2002, 9:05 am | Prada

The long awaited all Italian match between Luna Rossa ITA 74 and Mascalzone Latino ITA 72 will be sailed tomorrow morning, with scheduled start at 10:40. The teams will sail around the short B course of 12.5 nautical miles. In the afternoon the ... More >>

Italian Match Once Again Postponed

Tuesday, 22 October 2002, 4:41 pm | Prada

The long awaited all Italian match between Luna Rossa ITA 74 and Mascalzone Latino ITA 72, postponed already three times during Round Robin One, was once again abandoned today due to high winds. A strong south-southwesterly breeze of 20 plus knots, gusting ... More >>

Tomorrow Team Prada Completes Round Robin One

Monday, 21 October 2002, 2:15 pm | Prada

The opening press conference for Round Robin Two of the 2002-2003 Louis Vuitton Cup took place this morning in Auckland. All nine competing skippers were present: Ken Read (Team Dennis Conner), Ian Walker (GBR Challenge), Luc Pillot (Le Defi Areva), ... More >>

Luna Rossa ITA 74 Is Sailing Again

Monday, 21 October 2002, 10:15 am | Prada

The Italian Navy Training Ship, the Amerigo Vespucci, arrived this morning in Auckland after five months of sailing. The Ship left from La Spezia, Italy, on May 4 and called at Cadice, Las Palmas (Spain), San Juan (Portorico), Panama, Acapulco (Mexico), San ... More >>

LV Cup Images: Luna Rossa Greets Amerigo Vespucci

Monday, 21 October 2002, 12:08 am | Prada

Auckland, New Zealand October 20, 2002 - The Italian Navy cadet training ship Amerigo Vespucci arrives in Auckland. Luna Rossa ITA sails out to meet her. Images From . Photos by Carlo Borlenghi - (c) Copyright Prada Challenge 2003 More >>

Last Race Of Round Robin One Postponed To Oct. 22

Tuesday, 15 October 2002, 11:04 am | Prada

Their last match, scheduled today against the other Italian team of Mascalzone Latino, has been postponed to Tuesday October 22, first day of Round Robin Two. More >>

Quotes From Team Prada – Monday’s Racing Schedule

Monday, 14 October 2002, 11:02 am | Prada

A day of rest for Team Prada with an unexpected bye today, waiting for tomorrow's match against the Italians of Mascalzone Latino. This match was originally scheduled on October 7, but was postponed to the end of Round Robin One due to the lack of ... More >>

Hard Fought Race Between Luna Rossa And OneWorld

Saturday, 12 October 2002, 11:53 pm | Prada

Ninth flight of Round Robin One of the Louis Vuitton Cup 2002-2003. Luna Rossa ITA 74 raced today against OneWorld USA 67, the only boat still undefeated in this first series. The matches that were abandoned in this past week, two races from flight ... More >>

Prada: Quote From Cristian Griggio

Saturday, 12 October 2002, 11:42 pm | Prada

Cristian Griggio, pitman on Luna Rossa, said today at the end of the race against OneWorld Challenge: "It's been a cold and humid day. We knew we were going to face the only team who is still left unbeaten in this first Round Robin and we wanted ... More >>