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FlyingNikka official launch in Punta Ala

A rapid sequence of emotions. This is the best definition of the official launch of FlyingNikka that took place today in Punta Ala. “I’m extremely happy to officially present the FlyingNikka project in Punta Ala, this is a location I am particularly attached to, especially during such an incredible event as the 151 Miglia”, claims […]

Roberto Lacorte presents FlyingNikka, the first Mini Maxi foil of a new generation

The FlyingNikka project, Roberto Lacorte’s new, long-awaited boat is finally becoming a reality. It is a unique and unprecedented step into third-millennium sailing, not travelling on the water in a traditional way but flying. Literally. Nineteen meters long and equipped with state-of-the-art foils that will enable full-foil sailing, FlyingNikka is a design project from the […]

Owner-Helmsman of the year

Roberto Lacorte was the winner of the Owner-Helmsman of the year award, assigned within the FIV Yachtsman of the year awards, Sailing Oscars 2019 organised by Acciari Consulting in collaboration with the Italian Sailing Federation and partners Confindustria Nautica and Mercedes-Benz Vans. Also acknowledged with Lacorte were the young Optimist World champion, Marco Gradoni, absolute […]