Cayard and Hutchinson Join Team Artemis for Louis Vuitton Trophy.

a-cayard-tornqvistIf you haven’t made up your mind who you are going to support in the upcoming Louis Vuitton Trophy, then here is a suggestion. Why not back Torbjorn Tornqvist’s team Artemis (SWE)? The team, which has competed in the TP52 World’s and the RC44 circuit includes some big names including some American stars.

Torbjorn Tornqvist, founder and CEO said:

“We’ve built a solid team and have enjoyed racing in the TP52 and RC44 classes to date. We are now looking forward to the Louis Vuitton Trophy – it is an excellent opportunity for Artemis to compete against the world’s best sailing teams.”

The team for the Louis Vuitton Trophy will include, Paul Cayard (USA) and Team Manager Jared Henderson (NZL), Terry Hutchinson and Morgan Larson (USA) who have joined Artemis as helmsman and tactician respectively.

Cayard said:

“Artemis has been on a continuous path of growth in the sport of sailing over the past four years. The Louis Vuitton Trophy is a new challenge for our team. We have a lot of respect for all the teams that we will face in Nice and look forward to the opportunity to race against them.”

Representing the Royal Swedish Yacht Club the Artemis crew for the Louis Vuitton Trophy in Nice includes: Paul Cayard (skipper/ strategist), Jared Henderson (team manager/pit), Terry Hutchinson (helmsman), Morgan Larson (tactician), Andy Fethers (bow), Phil Jameson (mid bow), David Brooke (mast), Craig Monk (grinder), Matthew Welling (grinder), Robbie Naismith (trimmer), Morgan Trubovich (trimmer), Ian Baker (grinder), Marco Constant (trimmer), Sean Clarkson (traveler), Kevin Hall (navigator), Magnus Augustson (grinder) and Rodney Daniel (runners).

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