Sunday, 17 April 2011

Extreme 40: Jes Gram-Hansen's Trifork Racing, Denmark, to Join Extreme Sailing Series

Extreme Challenger (DEN). Image copyright Mick Anderson/SailingPIX.

See Video (after advert.) on Denmark's TV2 (in Danish)

Jes Gram-Hansen (skipper) and Rasmus Kostner (tactician) are keen to join the Extreme Sailing Series racing. Image copyright Anne Hinton - all rights reserved.

by SailRaceWin

Jes Gram-Hansen, from Aarhus, is one of Denmark's top match racers. It is no surprise that he is interested in Extreme 40 sailing with a view to moving up to the America's Cup in the future!

From Denmark's TV2

In translation by SailRaceWin:

Danish sailors among world elite

The Danish crew sailing their Extreme 40. Image copyright Mick Anderson/SailingPIX.

Extreme sailing is a [relatively] new class just below the America's Cup, and a team of Denmark's best sailors are now taking on the world's elite.

In Danish:

Danske sejlere blandt verdenseliten

The crew are head over heels about their new boat! Image copyright Mick Anderson/SailingPIX.

Extreme sailing er en ny klasse lige under Americas Cup, og et hold af Danmarks bedste sejlere tager nu kampen op mod verdenseliten.

TV2, Sport, Denmark
Extreme Challenger
Extreme Sailing Series