Claudio Recchi Helming Lorenzo Santini's 'Uka Uka Racing' Is Crowned 2008 Audi Melges 32 Sailing Series Champion
5 October 2008
The 2008 Audi Melges 32 Sailing Series came to a final close today in Lerici, Italy. A robust seven races were completed over the weekend with Claudio Recchi aboard Lorenzo Santini's ITA-1 Uka Uka Racing, tactician Gabriele Benussi, Andrea Felci, Federico Michetti, Vittorio Rochelli, Luca Favarelli, Carlo Zermini and Giovanni Puntello ultimately taking the prestigious title. It was a hard fought battle for second overall Luigi Melegari on ITA-181 Matrix and finding a successful third place finish was Leporati brothers Stefano and Massimo on ITA-172 Kismet.
Stay tuned for all the full details of the days racing will be posted shortly at the official web site of the International Melges 32 Class Association.