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Apr 19 2010

Marinepool, Fendi and Kiton in one boat!

Marinepool is pleased to announce a two year agreement with OSG Racing Team, the reigning world champion in the P1 Powerboat World Championship.

Marinepool, Fendi and Kiton are literally sitting in one boat!

Giancarlo Cangiano, the 2009 world champion, throttleman and team ownder, has teamed up with Luca Formilli Fendi from the famous Fendi family. Kiton, the most exclusive gentlemen´s fashion brand in the world is providing official clothing to the team, while Marinepool has an exclusive agreement with OSG racing to supply technical clothing, maritime fashion, luggage and shoes.

The former fierce competitors in the P1 circuit will form a formidable team and will be the boat to beat in the 2010 season.

The new race boat was introduced to the public in a ceremony at the noble Circolo Canottiere Aniene, the most prestigious yacht club in Rome, if not all Italy.

The P1 Powerboat World Championship will comprise the following races:

May: Yalta, Ukraine

June: La Valetta, Malta

July: Costa Smeralda, Italy

September: Siracusa, Italy

October: Stresa, Italy + 100 Miles del Lario, Como, Italy

Furthermore OSG Racing will take part in the UIM-APBA World series in Key West, Florida, USA in November

Technical Data and Team:

Boat Name:  88 SNAV - KITON

Club: Circolo Canottieri Aniene 1892

Boat: Outerlimits SV43

Engine: Mercury Racing (2x V8 - 9,1 Lt - 720 HP)

Team Owner:  Gianluca Gangiano, ITA (Throttleman)
Driver: Luca Formilli Fendi, ITA

Second Driver/Throttleman: Giovanni Carpitella, ITA

Team Secretary: Sabrina Turco, USA

Team results and history:

2004: 3rd World Championship UIM P1 Evolution

2005: 3rd World Championship UIM P1 Evolution

2006: World Champion UIM P1 Evolution

2007: 2nd World Championship UIM P1 Evolution

2008: 3rd World Championship UIM P1 Evolution

2009: World Championship UIM P1 Evolution

Links:

Marinepool: www.marinepool.com

OSG Racing: www.osgracing.com

ANIENE: www.ccaniene.com

UIM: www.uimpowerboating.com

P1: www.powerboatp1.com

FIM: www.fimconi.it



 


From left to right: Giovanni Malagó, President Aniene; Vincenzo Iaconianni, President Italian Powerboating Federation; Luca Formilli Fendi, Driver; Giancarlo Cangiano Team Owner and Throttleman


Boat unveiling Circolo Canottieri ANIENE, Rome, ITA


From left to right: Giancarlo Cangiano Team Owner and Throttleman; Vincenzo Iaconianni, President Italian Powerboating Federation; Giovanni Malagó, President Aniene;  Andrea Dini, Presenter; Luca Formilli Fendi, Driver;

Presenation Circolo Canottieri ANIENE, Rome, ITA