Maserati Multi 70 and Giovanni Soldini are first to cross the finish line of the 5th edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race
The Italian crew crossed the finish line with an elapsed time of 6 days, 18 hours, 54 minutes and 34 seconds. PowerPlay crossed the line second with an elapsed time of 6 days, 19 hours, 40 minutes and 12 seconds.
Today, December 1st, 2018, at 06.54 34” UTC, Maserati Multi 70 crossed the finish line of the 5th edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race, covering the 2995 miles between Lanzarote and Grenada with and elapsed time of 6 days, 18 hours, 54 minutes and 34 seconds.
Maserati Multi 70’s crew is made up of 7 professional sailors: aboard the Italian trimaran, alongside skipper Giovanni Soldini, are the Italian Guido Broggi (mainsail trimmer), Nico Malingri and Matteo Soldini (both grinder and trimmer); the Spanish Carlos Hernandez Robayna (trimmer) and Oliver Herrera Perez (bowman); the French François Robert (pitman).
The race, organized by the Royal Ocean Racing Club, now at its 5th edition, started from Lanzarote, Canary Islands, on Saturday November 24th at 12.00 UTC, and finishes in Grenada, Caribbean.
The challenge is supported by Maserati, the main sponsor that gives the name to the trimaran and Aon as co-sponsor, along with the official supplier for the clothing, Ermenegildo Zegna.
A special thanks also to Boero Bartolomeo S.p.A. and Garmin Marine.