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.
The Team Tilt 49er duo of Lucien Cujean and Sebastien Schneiter have welcomed an opportunity to head to Spain for the ISAF World Championships in September – the pair may not have been sailing the 49er for long, but they […]Read more...
The months have flown by since our last update! Team Tilt made the most of the early part of the year to focus on fitness and physical training to be in the best possible shape for the 2014 racing season. […]Read more...
The young Team Tilt crew led by Lucien Cujean and Sebastien Schneiter finished last Saturday’s Bol d’Or in sixth place. The 76th edition of the largest lake regatta in Europe enjoyed near perfect conditions and Team Tilt completed the course […]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
|07/06 07/06||Genève-Rolle-Genève||Geneva, SUI||Décision 35||D+83|
|08/06 09/06||Open de Versoix||Versoix, SUI||Décision 35||D+82|
|30/08 31/08||Open Nationale Suisse||Versoix, SUI||Décision 35||D-1|
|06/09 07/09||Grand Prix Grange & Cie||Geneva, SUI||Décision 35||D-8|
|19/09 21/09||Grand Prix SNG||Geneva, SUI||Décision 35||D-21|
|08/10 12/10||La Rochelle||La Rochelle, FRA||49er||D-40|
|16/12 21/12||Palamós||Palamós, ESP||49er||D-109|
|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||Genève, 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|
42 quai Gustave-Ador • CH-1207 Geneva
Sophia Urban • +41 22 735 55 30