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DEDE DE LUCA
MAINSAIL TRIMMER
NATIONALITY: ITALIAN

Dede, who has always been passionate about sailing, was already racing at the age of 6 and climbed to the top step of the FJ podium for the first time in 1979. His Palmares boasts 23 national, 12 European and 7 world titles, he also participated in two America's Cups (1987, 2007) and two Olympics (Sydney 2000, Athens 2004). In 2009 he won the Louis Vuitton Trophy and in the following years the Audi Sailing Series (2011, 2013) with the Melges32.