Maciel Cicchetti. Team Brunel.
With a wealth of experience across Volvo Ocean Race and America's Cup campaigns, Cicchetti returns to round-the-world racing for a third attempt at the trophy having previously competed in 2008-09 and 2014-15. A world Champion in the RC44 sailing class and a highly sort after trimmer in the TP52’s, he offers invaluable top-level racing experience to Team Brunel.
Previous Volvo Ocean Race:
2014-15 Team Vestas Wind
Photo by Ainhoa Sanchez/Volvo Ocean Race
November 22,2014. Leg 2 onboard Team Vestas Wind. Winds are still in the high 20's and life aboard is proving difficult. Maciel Cicchetti escapes the inclement weather outside and makes a dash for the hatch.
November 20,2014. Leg 2 onboard Team Vestas Wind. Crossing the Agulhas current off the South of Africa,this 70 miles stretch we cross today is one of the most infamous parts of water in the world. Maciel Cicchetti,aka Cicho expresses the difficult conditions we face as the sun begins to set.