The Luna Rossa team train with Technogym for the America’s Cup
Technogym continues its adventure alongside Luna Rossa in the challenge for the America's Cup: this year too the company is the official supplier of this prestigious yachting contest, having kitted out a gym for the Luna Rossa team equipped with innovative machines to build strength, stamina, coordination and flexibility in New Zealand and another in the United States, in San Francisco, home to the Louis Vuitton Cup and the final match with the defender.
Among the many machines available for the team,Top offers top-class cardiovascular training for the upper body, designed specifically for the needs of the Luna Rossa team.
The cyclical arm movement is extremely effective as it strengthens and tones the muscles, improving stamina and developing excellent physical fitness in the upper body.
Arke is the new solution for functional movement, and in training helps to improve coordination, stability, balance, flexibility, strength, power as well as speed, agility and reaction time and cardiovascular and respiratory capacities.
Finally,Kinesis not only builds balance and flexibility but improves strength, helping the Luna Rossa team to achieve excellent results.
The America's Cup World Series has reached Venice, and until 20 May splendid regattas can be seen set against the unique backdrop of the Ducal Palace, in the shadow of Saint Mark's campanile. The cooperation between the company and the Luna Rossa team has been running since 1998, and the sailing team won the Louis Vuitton Cup in 2000.
In the America's Cup, even the smallest detail and every second lost or gained can be decisive for the final victory.
In addition to the technical qualities of the boats, veritable Formula 1 racers of the sea, the team's athletic skill is also a decisive factor for tackling the tough regattas, filled with tension and competitive spirit.