Bella Mente Racing

Bella Mente Racing is the place to find all of the great news, results, pictures and videos on BELLA MENTE as she is taken around the world competing by owner/driver Hap Fauth and his professional crew.

  • Find out how Bella Mente travels

    How do you get a 72-foot mini maxi 3,700 miles from Bermuda to Palma Mallorca, Spain without sailing? See how Bella Mente travels here:  (Video Credit: Bermuda Aerial Media) 

  • Hap Fauth Featured in Sailing World

    Get to the Newsstand Today!  Bella Mente Racing’s fearless leader Hap Fauth is featured in the October/September 2014 Issue of Sailing World. “The Education of Hap Fauth” shines a light on his life path and Bella Mente’s ascent into [&hellip

  • Bella’s 2014 Campaign in Photos

    Here is Bella Mente Racing’s 2014 Campaign in pictures. Tell us which photo is your favorite by liking the images below on our Facebook Page ( Happy #ThrowbackThursday! 

  • Bella Mente Has Arrived in the U.S.

    Hap Fauth’s 72-foot custom mini maxi Bella Mente was hauled today in West Palm Beach, Florida where it will spend the next few months preparing for next year’s racing calendar. The yacht was shipped from Palma Mallorca, [&hellip

  • Bella Mente: U.S. Bound Next Week

    After wrapping up the Mini Maxi Rolex World Championships earlier this month, the 72-foot custom mini maxi  Bella Mente was shipped from Sardinia to Palma Mallorca. On Monday, the yacht will be loaded and start [&hellip

  • Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship: Wrap

    After a week of epic battles off Porto Cervo (Sardinia), Bella Mente Racing concluded the Mini Maxi Rolex World Championships on Saturday (Sept. 6) with fourth place overall. The team’s fearless leader, owner/driver Hap Fauth, [&hellip

  • Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship: Day 4

    The Mini Maxi Rolex World Championships will be full of showdowns tomorrow, with Bella Mente Racing along with six other tough competitors going into the final day of racing, all vying for a podium finish. [&hellip

  • Photo Gallery: Mini Maxi Worlds Day 1-3

    Today marks the designated lay day for the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup. Here is a photo gallery from Monday through Wednesday of Bella Mente Racing competing in the Mini Maxi Rolex World Championships in Porto Cervo, [&hellip