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.

  • Copa del Rey: Practice Day 2

    Today marked Bella Mente Racing’s second day of practice on the waters off Mallorca, Spain. The team, led by owner/driver Hap Fauth, kicks off racing at the 33rd Copa del Rey MAPFRE on Monday, August [&hellip

  • Marathon on the Mediterranean

    It will be a marathon on the water for Bella Mente Racing next week, when it takes on six days (August 4-9) of tough mini maxi competition at the 33rd Copa del Rey MAPFRE. The [&hellip

  • European Circuit Kicks Off in August

    In less than two weeks, Bella Mente Racing will kick off its European racing circuit in Palma Mallorca for the 33rd Copa del Rey MAPFRE. For six days (August 4-9), the 72-foot Judel/Vrolijk designed Bella [&hellip

  • Bella Arrives in Palma

    After being loaded in Bermuda late last month, Bella Mente arrived in Palma Mallorca, Spain this week. The crew will be joining her the first week in August for the 33rd Copa del Rey MAPFRE, [&hellip

  • Last Friday We Were On Our Way to Bermuda

    Photo Gallery: Onboard shots of Bella Mente Racing during the 2014 Newport Bermuda Race

  • Newport Bermuda: It’s A Wrap

    After a dramatic 635-mile duel with Shockwave, Bella Mente completed the Newport Bermuda Race yesterday morning (Monday, June 23) at 6:41 a.m. local time, just minutes behind the fellow mini maxi which claimed line honors. [&hellip

  • Photo Gallery: Newport Bermuda Start

    Photo Credit: Onne van der Wal

  • Newport Bermuda Race Starts Today!

    Bella Mente Racing bids farewell to its homeport of Newport today to embark on the 635-mile Newport Bermuda Race. In 2012, the 72-foot mini maxi won the biennial ocean classic’s Harvey Conover Memorial Trophy for [&hellip