Team Tilt is a sailing squad that offers structure and support to young Swiss sailors. The team competes in the Decision 35 Vulcain Trophy Championship on Lake Geneva, is preparing an Olympic campaign in the 49er class and in 2013, represented Switzerland at the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup and plans to do so again at the next edition.
Alex Schneiter created Team Tilt in 2002. Alex is a two-time M2 Champion and holds the Bol de Vermeil, having won the Bol d’Or three times on a monohull, and the Ruban Violet monohull record from Geneva to Le Bouveret and back.
Sixth place at the 2014 Vulcain Trophy Team Tilt went one better than last year’s seventh place finishing the 2014 Vulcain Trophy season in sixth place overall. The young team started the season on excellent form, very quickly achieving their […]Read more...
The young Team Tilt sailors successfully channelled the excitement of the 2013 Youth America’s Cup season to build momentum on the Decision 35 circuit this year, eventually finishing sixth overall on the Vulcain trophy season leaderboard and progressing the impetus […]Read more...
Team Tilt found the light air conditions over the weekend for the Grand Prix Grange & Cie regatta challenging, finishing eighth overall and fifth on the interim Vulcain Trophy season championship leaderboard. “We took a while to get into the […]Read more...
« Team Tilt is an extraordinary sailing adventure that unites ambition, talent and passion. We seek to encourage talented, top-level, young sailors. »Alex Schneiter / Team Manager
« Team Tilt is the best way for me to sail on multiple platforms at the highest level. »Lionel Vaucher / Grinder/trimmer
« I have achieved a dream competing at the Youth America’s Cup, I am now focussed on the next edition of the event. To be able to practice my passion within a structured organisation is absolutely great! »Jocelyn Keller / Grinder/trimmer
« I love sailing with such a young and highly performing team. I will develop a lot with Team Tilt. »Nelson Mettraux / Trimmer/bowman
« Thanks to Team Tilt, we are living a dream that many would like to experience. We were the newbies last year – this year we have a lot to prove. »Jérémy Bachelin / Trimmer
« I work hard to achieve the best possible results on the Decision 35. I want the other boats in the fleet to be afraid of us! »Jonas Schagen / Trimmer/bowman
« I will be putting in place a structure for Team Tilt that I wish existed when I was the age of our young crew. I am delighted to be sailing with them! »Tanguy Cariou / Sports director & Decision 35 tactician
« I gained a lot of experience at the Youth America’s Cup thanks to Team Tilt. It is now my turn to give to others what I received! »Lucien Cujean / 49er crew & Decision 35 co-skipper
« Thanks to Team Tilt, I am learning to work as part of a team and to be versatile. I am benefiting from the perfect support structure towards the next Youth America’s Cup! »Sébastien Schneiter / Skipper 49er & co-skipper D35
|24/10 26/10||49er French nationals||Marseille, FRA||49er||D+25|
|16/12 21/12||Christmas Race||Palamós, ESP||49er||D-57|
|08/05/14 22/09/14||Vulcain Trophy 2014||Lac Léman, SUI||Décision 35||6th|
|08/09/14 21/09/14||ISAF Worlds Santander||Santander (Spain)||49er||61st|
|19/09/14 21/09/14||Grand Prix SAP||Geneva, SUI||Décision 35||9th|
|06/09/14 07/09/14||Grand Prix Grange & Cie||Geneva, SUI||Décision 35||8th|
|30/08/14 31/08/14||Open Nationale Suisse||Versoix, SUI||Décision 35||6th|
|01/08/14 05/08/14||British 49er Nationals||Poole, UK||49er||4th|
|14/06/14 14/06/14||Bol d’Or Mirabaud||Geneva, SUI||Décision 35||6th|
|08/06/14 09/06/14||Open de Versoix||Versoix, SUI||Décision 35||3rd|
|07/06/14 07/06/14||Genève-Rolle-Genève||Geneva, SUI||Décision 35||4th|
|24/05/14 25/05/14||Open de Crans||Crans-près-Céligny, SUI||Décision 35||1st|
|09/05/14 11/05/14||Grand Prix Les Ambassadeurs||Geneva, SUI||Décision 35||5th|
|2013 season||TeamWork M2 Speed Tour – General||Leman Lake / SUI||M2||2nd|
|27/09/13 27/09/13||Grand Prix Beau Rivage Palace||Lausanne, SUI||Décision 35||3rd|
|01/09/13 04/09/13||Red Bull Youth America’s Cup||San Francisco, USA||AC45||4th|
|18/02/13 24/02/13||Red Bull Youth America’s Cup – Selection Series||San Francisco, USA||AC45||1st|
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