Sunday, September 21st: Luna Rossa will race in Cagliari in memory of Bart Simpson
The Yacht Club Cagliari and the Windsurfing Club Cagliari, with the technical support of team Luna Rossa Challenge, will participate on Sunday, September 21st in the first edition of Bart's Bash, an event organized on a global scale by the "Andrew...
Luna Rossa Swordfish and Luna Rossa Piranha both on the water: the team resumes its training with two AC45 boats
After Luna Rossa Piranha, who has been sailing since July 1st, today Luna Rossa Swordfish – the second AC45 with which the team is developing its design and training for the 35th America’s Cup – also started sailing again in Cagliari.
America's Cup Press Conference
The America's Cup Press Conference from London - Replay
Hear from the sailors leading the six America's Cup teams:
Nathan Outteridge, Artemis Racing;
Ben Ainslie, Ben Ainslie Racing;
Dean Barker, Emirates Team New Zealand;
At its first Open Day, Luna Rossa wishes to thank all the participants for their enthusiasm!
For the first time in the history of the team Luna Rossa has opened its base to the public. During the Open Day the 1,000 people who had registered online were able to visit the base set up by Luna Rossa on the Molo Sabaudo in Cagliari in view of...
Six line up to battle for sailing’s greatest prize
Source: America's Cup - Six teams have entered the race for the 35th America’s Cup:
Defending champion, ORACLE TEAM USA (USA)
Artemis Racing (SWE)
Ben Ainslie Racing (GBR)
Emirates Team New Zealand (NZL)
Luna Rossa Challenge (ITA)
Luna Rossa Open Day: 1.000 registration requests received in less than one hour
At less than one hour from the on line publication of the registration form 1.000 people registered and reached the total number of entries allowed for logistic and security reasons. The team informs everyone who was unable to register today that...
Registrations for the Luna Rossa Open Day on August 28 are now open
For the first time in the history of the team, the Luna Rossa base opens to the public. On August 28th the first of a series of "Open Days" will be held in Cagliari. Anyone who is interested can visit the base set up by Luna Rossa on the Molo...
Statement from the America’s Cup Teams Meeting
29 July 2014 – London
ORACLE TEAM USA hosted a meeting with four of the teams who have entered the 35th America’s Cup or plan to by the 8th August 2014; Luna Rossa, Artemis Racing, Team France and Ben Ainslie Racing.
A positive meeting saw a...
JOINT STATEMENT FROM THE TEAMS LUNA ROSSA CHALLENGE, ARTEMIS RACING, BEN AINSLIE RACING AND TEAM FRANCE, WHO WILL BE CHALLENGING FOR THE 35TH AMERICA’S CUP.
Following the announcement of Team Australia – representative of the Hamilton Island Yacht Club, Challenger of Record of the 35th America’s Cup – of its intention to withdraw from the competition, the teams Luna Rossa Challenge, Artemis Racing,...
The mobile unit of Legatumori Senese does the second session of preventive skin screening at the base of the team Luna Rossa
The collaboration between Professor Nobile’s Legatumori Senese and the team Luna Rossa continues with the screening for the prevention of skin melanomas. The mobile unit of Legatumori Senese was at Luna Rossa base in Cagliari, from July 21 to July...
Max Sirena statement on Team Australia’s withdrawal from the 35th America's
With reference to the fresh news of Team Australia's - Challenger of Record for the 35th America’s Cup - withdrawal from the challenge, Max Sirena skipper of Luna Rossa, stated:
“We had the meeting in Los Angeles with the other teams last week...
Congratulations to Patrizio Bertelli’s Nyala, winner of the 12m International World Championship
The 12m International Nyala of Patrizio Bertelli, steered by Francesco Bruni, won the 12m International World Championship (class of yacht with whom the America's Cup was raced until the 1987) organized by the Real Club Nautico de Barcelona from...
Luna Rossa continues to train in Cagliari, while the team in Sweden finishes in fourth place
Team Luna Rossa continues its training on board of the AC45 Luna Rossa Piranha following the modifications of the appendages (daggerboards and rudders).
Today Max Sirena, skipper of Luna Rossa, was very satisfied with the performance of the...
Watch live team Luna Rossa racing in Sweden for the Stena Match Cup
Team Luna Rossa, with Francesco Bruni as helmsman is in Mastrand, Sweden, for the second round of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour.
The races are held on board DS 37 one-design boats that, following an initial draw, will be rotated on a daily...
The AC45 Luna Rossa Piranha sails again after being modified
Luna Rossa Piranha - one of the two AC45s with which the team will train and develop its design in view of the 35th America's Cup – starts sailing today in Cagliari.
The "new" Luna Rossa Piranha has undergone some major changes foreseen by the...
Luna Rossa in Sweden for the second round of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour
Team Luna Rossa goes back racing from Monday, June 30th to Saturday, July 5th for the Stena Match Cup Sweden, the second round of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour organized by the Royal Gothenburg Yacht Club.
The races will be held on the...
Luna Rossa presents the team in view of the 35th America’s Cup
Luna Rossa Challenge, who will challenge for the 35th America's Cup, officially presents the team with whom it is preparing its fifth and historical participation in the America's Cup, to take place in the USA in the summer of 2017 on 62-foot full...
Notwithstanding today’s three victories Luna Rossa doesn’t move forward
A difficult start for Luna Rossa in Langenargen, Germany, for the first stage of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour. Although Francesco Bruni was able to score three wins in the three matches raced on the final day of the Round Robin, the team ...
Team Luna Rossa is ready for the first stage of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour
Team Luna Rossa, with Francesco Bruni as helmsman, will participate in the Alpari World Match Racing Tour as part of the preparation program for the 35th America's Cup.
The first stage of the Tour will take place on Lake Constance from June 5th...
Luna Rossa wins the first event of the GC32 European Tour, 32-foot full foiling catamarans
Gmunden, Lake Traunsee (Austria) - June 1st: team Luna Rossa wins the GC32 Austria Cup, the first event of the GC32 European Tour and dedicates its victory to Valentin Mankin, one of the greatest representatives of the international...
Luna Rossa takes part in the first event of the GC32 European Tour
The Luna Rossa team, consisting of Chris Draper (helmsman), Francesco Bruni (tactician/ mainsail trimmer), Adam Minoprio (tailer), Emanuele Marino (bowman) and Pietro Sibello (coach) will participate in the first stage of the GC32 European Tour in...
Luna Rossa hits the podium in the 50th edition of the Congressional Cup
Long Beach, California (USA) - April 13th: Luna Rossa closes in third position the 50th edition of the Congressional Cup, one of the most prestigious and historic regattas in international sailing, where participation is by invitation only.
Team Luna Rosa participates in the 50th edition of the Congressional Cup
Long Beach, California (USA) - April 9: today at 11 AM local time (8 PM in Italy) will be the kick-off of the 50th edition of the Congressional Cup, the oldest and most prestigious match race event, second only to America's Cup, where...
Luna Rossa supports Legatumori Senese and undergoes cancer screening
Siena, 17th February 2014: Max Sirena, Francesco Bruni, Matteo Plazzi and other Luna Rossa team members agreed, on voluntary basis, to undergo checks for cancer prevention organized by Franco Nobile, President of Legatumori Senese at the...
Luna Rossa officialises the opening of its new base at Cagliari
Luna Rossa Challenge moves to Cagliari where the team will install its new base in view of the 35th America’s Cup, scheduled to take place in the Summer of 2017.
The work to set up the base will start in the coming weeks and it is expected to be...
Luna Rossa with helmsman Francesco Bruni wins the Argo Group Gold Cup - World Match Racing Tour
Hamilton, Bermuda, October 13th: Team Luna Rossa Challenge, with crew members Francesco Bruni (helmsman), Xabi Fernandez (mainsail trimmer/tactician), Pierluigi de Felice (tailer) and Nick Hutton (bowman) wins the Argo Group Gold Cup, the second...
Luna Rossa wins the World Title in the America’s Cup World Series 2012/2013
San Francisco, Friday September 13th: The trophies for the America’s Cup World Series 2012/2013 were officially awarded today in San Francisco.
During the prize giving ceremony, Luna Rossa Piranha received from the hands of Race Director Iain...