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Old 06-29-2012
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Re: New Volvo 65

Originally Posted by PCP View Post
Another interesting one is “how was made the choice of the designer for the boat?” I guess the guy could be more specific and ask why they choose a designer whose boats have not managed to win a single VOR in the last years instead of the one that has won all last VOR races?

Guillermo Atadill visited us here in Chile, and I asked him about the new OD VOR and why Farr and not Juan K, and he answered that all was Farr lobbying, very dark business. He is not happy about this decision.