Dutch experts challenge the world with a brand new Dutch Class40. The Dutch have been living with and battling water for centuries; Nautical expertise and know-how is secured in their DNA. Magic Marine’s Big Boat Team Rider Erik van Vuuren has exactly such DNA.
Our Team Rider is not only multiple world champion and ocean racer with an impressive curriculum but his ambition is still far reaching. Imagine, if sailing 20 knots and more is within reach of many? If experts join forces and challenge one another to take the extra steps to go beyond regular boundaries to performance? And dare to challenge international peers during races the coming years? As long as the only compliance is to performance; No concessions allowed. We call that: Project Made in Holland.com
Van Vuuren: “Results are the only thing that matter. To achieve the best results, one must be able to rely on man and material, under any condition. Magic Marine has been my trustworthy team member whether at active manoeuvres during
Worlds, endurance during Global Ocean Race or intense moments during Atlantic Kite Challenge crossing. I’m thrilled Magic Marine stepped on board with me on ‘Project Made in Holland.com’”
Within ‘Project Made In Holland.com’ nautical game changers decided to change course and to join forces from design, production till the racers. A team of Dutch experts led by our Team Rider Erik van Vuuren develop an extreme Class40 racer, combining 100% Dutch craftsmanship, products and innovation. In only 10 years, the Class40 racers have occupied in big numbers the most challenging race circuits, allowing for spectacular solo, two handed and full crew racing. We cannot wait to show Dutch design and performance without concessions - a perfect match with Magic Marine.