Federico Michetti Welcomed To North Sails' Team

29 July 2011

North Sails is proud to announce Federico Michetti as new "North Sails Promoter."

Thanks to Federico's skills, North Sails wants to reinforce its technical potentiality in Melges Classes.

Federico came into the sailing world since he was young and soon he transformed his passion in his job, taking part to all the most important national and international competitions. In these years he dealed with the creation and organization of successful teams.

Since 2007, he is President of Melges Europe, European distributor of Melges products.

In his sailing carrier, Federico received 2 Gold Medal for athletic merit and with North Sails he won: 4 World Championships, 2 European Championships and 1 Italian Championships, all with Melges 24, 2 European Championships in the Farr 40 class. He also won the World title in Melges 32 class, US Champion and 2 Audi Sailing Series, always in the same class.

"I have always tried to live sailing at the highest levels, trying to take care of each single detail,"  says Federico Michetti. "That’s why I'm honored to become part of the greatest sail producer in the world, where technology and innovation are strictly connected with passion and professionality. To be successful, I've always elected quality and North Sails, in this field, is the leader in the world."

For more information, contact www.northsails.it