Corse is the new highly specialised new department at Italia Yachts, dedicated to all those
owners who wish to race with their YI boats. The
department is led by a technical team made of specialised professionals who can
best advise owners on rules and regulations, manoeuvres, sails and appendages
to achieve the ideal boat’s setup. Using and comparing data and images acquired
onboard, the Racing Team will help the crew to get better performances in the
shortest time, optimising resources.
Corse is intended to guide teams and owners to manage their racing boat and to
select the best calendar, complying with set budgets, for those who are new to
sail-racing and for experts alike, who only need additional tips.
Corse Italia Yachts is co-ordinated by well-known professionals: Franco
Corazza, a professional sailor, sail trimmer and sail development program
expert with 12 national, 2 Europeans, 1 World title under his belt, besides
successes in classic events like the Giraglia, Sardinia Cup and Admiral’s Cup.
He’s highly experienced in boat-building, having worked in New Zealand and
Canada, besides Italy. Daniele De
Tullio, triple world champion and five times
European champion 3, 11 Italian titles and 46 podiums in international events;
Matteo Polli - designer of the Italia Yachts 9.98, who won 2 silver and a gold at recent ORC
Worlds and other international races; Marco Schiavuta – winner of the
Louis Vuitton Cup 1992 on Il Moro di Venezia, 1 world title, I European title,
with several Italian wins and podiums in international level events.
Corse, will be attending the most relevant national and international events,
to assist the owners before and after racing.
Italia Yachts : Since 2011 the shipyard has been
producing sailing boats where every design project starts with the creation of
a perfectly balanced hull and sail plan; sailing on an Italia Yacht everyone
feels secure and protected in all weather conditions. This design concept has
made the shipyard a benchmark in the sailing world: in an Italia yacht you will
rediscover the true pleasure of sailing.
Our mission: to build fast, elegant and safe boats
with timeless design.
Sea as a lifestyle: the experience of a team of passionate
sailors at your service.
History, recognitions and awards:
2011 Italia Yachts is founded in Chioggia - Venezia
2011 IY 10.98 launch of boat no. 001
2011 Debut of the IY 10.98 -
Genoa Boat Show
2012 IY 13.98 launch of boat no. 001
2012 IY 13.98 Winner “ADI Interior Design Award”
2013 IY 13.98 Winner “European Yacht of The Year”
2014 IY 15.98 launch of
boat no. 001
2014 IY 15.98 Nomination to the “European Yacht of The Year”
2014 IY 15.98 Winner “Barca
dell’Anno “ Genoa Boat Show
2014 IY 9.98 Fuoriserie launch of boat no. 001
2015 IY 9.98 Fuoriserie Winner of the ORC Worlds
2015 IY 9.98 Nomination “European Yacht of The Year”
2015 IY 12.98 launch of boat no. 001
2015 IY 13.98 Winner “Usa Cruising World Best Performance Cruiser”
2015 IY 13.98 Winner “Usa Best Yacht of The Year – Sail Magazine”
2016 IY 9.98 Fuoriserie VWinner of
the ORC Worlds
2016 IY 12.98 Nomination to the
“European Yacht of The Year”