Hull Number: 15
Boat Owner: Nico Poons (NED)
Tactician: Andy Horton (USA)

Charisma of Monaco-based Dutchman Nico Poons has set the benchmark high after winning the 2022 and 2023 44Cup World and Tour Championship titles. The team are current tour leaders and have the 44Cup leader’s golden steering wheels sparkling aboard their RC44.


Nico Poons (NED) - Owner / Driver
Andy Horton (USA) - Tactician
Chris Hosking (AUS) - Main trimmer
Ross Halcrow (NZL) - Headsail Trimmer
Dimitri Simmons (NED) - Offside Trimmer
Ryan Godfrey (AUS) - Pit
Robin Jacobs (NED) - Grinder
Arancia Malaspina (ITA) - Floater
Ivan Peute (NED) - Bow

Shore Team

Coach : Morgan Reeser (USA)
Boat Captain : Ed De Laat (NED)
Shore team : Craig Thompson (GBR), Sammie Poons (NED)
Logistics : Eva Rahl (ITA)