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 2002 the female award was presented to Sofia Bekatorou and Emilia Tsoulfa (GRE) and the male award to Ben Ainslie (GBR), in recognition of their outstanding achievement in the sport during the twelve-month period from 1 September 2001 to 31 August 2002.