Italia Yacht’s 9.98’s Compete in ORC World’s Trieste

Italia yachts are continuing to sail well during the 2017 ORC World’s Trieste. The regatta started Monday July 3rd and continues through Saturday, July 8th. The long 99-mile race was won by Giuseppe Giuffre’s Italia 9.98 Low Noise II, with designer Matteo Polli on board. He was also on board when they won the 2015 World Championship in Barcelona, the …

Italia 9.98 Club: And if an Italian Boat ousted J/Boats from Dominance in the USA?

After having won the ORC Worlds for two consecutive years, Italia Yachts’ Italia 9.98 is now available in a new Club version, dedicated to those who want speed over the water without sacrificing comfort. To better understand how a project like this was born, we met with her designer, Matteo Polli. Photo Nicola Brollo/Five Zone Matteo Polli Without a doubt …