When we felt like the Avengers
Atalanti IX


Type of Sail: Spinnaker

Age: 12 years old

Material: Spinnaker Nylon

Lived in: Athens

Distance Travelled: About 2000 nm

Places most visited: Raced in the world ILC 40 cup in 1996

Sail Number: GRE 46

Three Greek teams got together in the late 90’s to make it possible to have some of the best sailors in the world descend on the Saronic for the ILC 40 World Championships. 2 Volvo Ocean Race winners, 4 America’s Cup Skippers and their crews enjoyed a blustery meltemi for a week of racing on the water’s off the Piraeus.

Reminds us of: The X-men, the Avengers, the Fantastic Four, and Batman getting together to fight evil.