Alinghi, twice winner of the America’s Cup in 2003 and 2007, continues to innovate with the launch of a commemorative app that celebrates 10 historic years of sailing triumph.
‘Alinghi 10’ takes readers on a unique journey going behind the scenes to discover the story behind bringing the 150-year-old America’s Cup to landlocked Switzerland. From its founding by Swiss entrepreneur Ernesto Bertarelli in 2000, the development of this 10 year adventure is unveiled, from the technical challenges faced, to the people behind the America’s Cup regattas, to the staging of an unforgettable America’s Cup event in Valencia in 2007.
The most significant episodes are described through over 90 “Inside Views”, where the key people having participated to the team’s glory give never seen before insight into its extraordinary journey and its rise to the top of the world of America’s Cup sailing.
With 384 pages and a vast audiovisual content, this app charts the team’s birth and foundation, as well as profiles of key individuals, intricate details of the boat and a complete chronology of races and milestones.