Courtesy of Extreme Sailing Series
Fourteen years ago a group of sailors from landlocked Switzerland did something extraordinary – they won the America’s Cup. A few years earlier Swiss pharmaceutical entrepreneur and passionate sailor Ernesto Bertarelli had assembled the best team he could for a tilt at sailing’s most coveted prize.
He called the team Alinghi, a name that was to become part of sailing legend. Watch the video and find out more about the team.