Francisco Renna of Argentina is the 2014 World Champion. His spectacular score line included four race wins giving him a final 17 point cushion over his nearest competitor. The final three races of the series were sailed on Thursday to complete the series at nine races.
In life, timing is everything. And, after seven years in the Farr 40 class, the timing was right for New York financier Alex Roepers to achieve a long-held goal of winning the Rolex Farr 40 World Championship.
In recognition of Team New Zealand's successful defence of the America's Cup, beating the Italian Challenge, Prada, with a convincing 5-0 win. Team New Zealand is the first non-American team to successfully defend the Cup in 149 years.