The champions of the 34 Copa del Rey MAPFRE have been Americans “Ran V” (Gaastra IRC 0) and “Quantum Racing” (TP52 Super Series); Japanese “Mamma Aiuto” (Rías Baixas IRC 1); Italian “BMW Sail Racing Academy” (BMW ORC 1), and Spaniards “Movistar” (BMW ORC 2), “Noticia IV” (Singular Kitchen Soto 40), “Red Eléctrica de España” (Air Europa X-35) and “Ono Polaroid Tressis” (Herbalife J80).
The organization of the regatta have also distinguished during the ceremony the Centre for Maritime Rescue Coordination of Baleares, the rescue service of the Air Force and the crew of the British sailboat “Sea Hawk”.
All them rescued safe and sound, after spending nearly five hours in the water, Jacinto Rodríguez, the 84 year-old owner of the boat “Duende 52” who fell overboard during their delivery between Barcelona and Palma to compete in the 34 Copa del Rey MAPFRE
the Centre for Maritime Rescue Coordination of Baleares, the rescue service of the Air Force and the crew of the British sailboat “Sea Hawk”.
by © María Muiña/34 Copa del Rey MAPFRE