About the team

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.


Newsletter #2 – 2014

Newsletter #2 – 2014 

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 […]

Positive season for Team Tilt after finishing sixth at Vulcain Trophy

Positive season for Team Tilt after finishing sixth at Vulcain Trophy 

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 […]

Light air challenges for Team Tilt at Grand Prix Grange & Cie

Light air challenges for Team Tilt at Grand Prix Grange & Cie 

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 […]




Date Event Countdown
24/10 26/10 49er French nationals D+25
16/12 21/12 Christmas Race D-57
Date Event Ranking
08/05/14 22/09/14 Vulcain Trophy 2014 6th
08/09/14 21/09/14 ISAF Worlds Santander 61st
19/09/14 21/09/14 Grand Prix SAP 9th
06/09/14 07/09/14 Grand Prix Grange & Cie 8th
30/08/14 31/08/14 Open Nationale Suisse 6th
01/08/14 05/08/14 British 49er Nationals 4th
14/06/14 14/06/14 Bol d’Or Mirabaud 6th
08/06/14 09/06/14 Open de Versoix 3rd
07/06/14 07/06/14 Genève-Rolle-Genève 4th
24/05/14 25/05/14 Open de Crans 1st
09/05/14 11/05/14 Grand Prix Les Ambassadeurs 5th
2013 season TeamWork M2 Speed Tour – General 2nd
27/09/13 27/09/13 Grand Prix Beau Rivage Palace 3rd
01/09/13 04/09/13 Red Bull Youth America’s Cup 4th
18/02/13 24/02/13 Red Bull Youth America’s Cup – Selection Series 1st

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