2013 – C CLASS – GROUPAMA

A C-class for Franck Cammas and Groupama, for the 26th edition of the Little Cup.

  • Launch : 2013
  • Shipyard : Multiplast and Pierre Tissier at Groupama, Thin ply technology for very light lamination. Pierre Tissier was a keystone in the boat’s building!
  • Collaboration :
    Benjamin Muyl: Wing design with Gautier Sergent from North and Structure, assisted by Stephane Chatet / Denis Glehen / Armand Jacquelot
    Guillaume Verdier : hull design / hull structure / platform structure / rudder and foil design / global architecture
    Len Imas : Computational Fluid Dynamics(CFD), assisted by Romain Garo
    Martyn Fisher : VPP; took part in the hull and foil analyses (counter-proposals)
    Hervé Penfornis : assistance in building design
    Eduard Touchard : foil and rudder mechanics
    Marine Villard : Project management / follow-up / weight analysis
    Loic Dorez : Project manager
    And the entire Groupama team (rigger / builders, ex Gepetto)
Race records : 

– Winner of the 26th edition of the Little Cup 2013.


 Le Class C en vidéo : 

Sources : Groupama Sailing Team >>

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