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Peninsula Petroleum Sailing Team (GBR 1)

Peninsula Petroleum Sailing Team (GBR 1)

Hull number: 22
Boat owner : John Bassadone (GBR)
Tactician: Vasco Vascotto (ITA)

For John Bassadone's Gibraltar based team Peninsula Petroleum, 2014 was their year, doing battle with Class veterans Team Aqua and relieving them of the coveted ‘golden wheels’ after a come from behind victory at the RC44 Cascais Cup. With Italian sailing legend Vasco Vascotto calling tactics Peninsula Petroleum Sailing Team and her Spanish crew went on to finished second overall in the 2014 Championship Tour, the long awaited podium position the team finished just shy of the two years previous.

Owner John Bassadone reflects on the 2014 Tour, “The season has been great fun. The team have all worked very had and taken a serious step forward. From the bow all the way to just in front of the wheels the talent is awesome. Vasco is a genius which makes big difference, pair that with the hard work they all put in as a team it's pretty much it.”

www.peninsulapetroleumsailingteam.com

Crew

John Bassadone  (GBR) - Owner/ Driver
Vasco Vascotto (ITA) - Tactician
Oliver Gongora (ESP) - Trimmer
German Panel (ARG) - Trimmer
Mikel Pasabant Quintian (ESP) - Grinder
Miguel Jauregui
Robin Imaz
Pablo Rosano

FLEET RACING RESULTS

2014 - RC44 Championship Tour - 2nd
2013 - RC44 Championship Tour - 4th
2012 - RC44 Championship Tour - 4th
2011 - RC44 Championship Tour - 8th
2010 - RC44 Championship Tour - 12th

MATCH RACING RESULTS

2014 - RC44 Championship Tour - 5th
2013 - RC44 Championship Tour - 8th
2012 - RC44 Championship Tour - 10th
2011 - RC44 Championship Tour - 11th
2010 - RC44 Championship Tour - 13th

RC44 WORLD CHAMPION 2012

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