Thursday, 12 November 2009

LVT: ALL4ONE Scores a Second Point at the Louis Vuitton Trophy, Nice

ALL4ONE leads TFS - Pages Jaunes. Image copyright Frank Socha.

by Stephanie Nadin

ALL4ONE scored an important second point Wednesday morning at the Louis Vuitton Trophy - Nice, against TFS Pages Jaunes (delta at the finish line: 50 seconds).

Match between Team French Spirit - PAGES JAUNES and ALL4ONE. Image copyright Frank Socha.

TFS – Pages Jaunes took the right side of the race course at the start. ALL4ONE helmsman Sebastien Col was content to take starboard onto the racecourse at mid-line while TFS – Pages Jaunes tacked away to port shortly after the start. ALL4ONE gained control of the match on the first windward leg and then never gave TFS – Pages Jaunes an opportunity to come back. ALL4ONE led by 14 seconds at the first windward mark, 27 seconds at the leeward gate and 38 seconds at the second windward mark.

Team French Spirit - PAGES JAUNES races ALL4ONE. Image copyright Frank Socha.

The French-German team raced its second match against team Synergy this afternoon and lost the point unfortunately.

Round Robin 1 Pairing list for 12/11/09:

ETNZ (93) vs BMW Oracle Racing (75)
Artemis (90) vs TeamOrigin (99)
TFS Pages Jaunes (75) vs Synergy (93)
ALL4ONE (99) vs Azzurra (90)
Artemis (93) vs BMW Oracle Racing (75)
ETNZ (90) vs TeamOrigin (99)
BMW Oracle Racing (99) vs Synergy (90)

Louis Vuitton Trophy

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