Ben Ainslie, 2012 Sailor of the Year
“I’m delighted for Ben Ainslie, who richly deserves this title of Sailor of the Year,”
said Corum CEO and shareholder Antonio Calce. “We at Corum are really proud to have two exceptional sailing ambassadors who represent the brand with flying colors and contribute to its international influence. The nomination of Ben Ainslie and Loïck Peyron for the Sailing Awards, and now Ben’s victory, highlight the performances of these exceptional sailors.”
Ben Ainslie took part yesterday evening at the SalonQP watch show in London. During the time he spent at the Corum booth, Ainslie was presented by Corum’s Director of Public Relations, Marie-Alexandrine Leibowitch, with the watch that caught his eye: the Admiral’s Cup Legend 42 Tourbillon Micro-Rotor. The latter is a masterpiece of horology that adds a further touch of elegance, emotion and technical refinement to the heritage of a watch that has sailed its way through 50 years of history. This model designed by passionate sea-lovers was thus an entirely natural choice for Ben.