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.

  • Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship: Day 1

    After four days of practice in Porto Cervo, Bella Mente Racing kicked off the Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship today with second place (corrected time) in the event’s signature coastal race. “With a mistral to [&hellip

  • Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship Countdown

    The countdown is on for the Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship, which kicks off racing next week (September 1-6) in Porto Cervo, Sardinia. Tomorrow, the 72-foot custom mini maxi, with owner/driver Hap Fauth at the [&hellip

  • Fast Approaching: Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship

    Bella Mente and its team of 30 sailors and shore crew are expected to arrive in Porto Cervo, Sardinia early next week to prepare for the Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship, which kicks off September [&hellip

  • Photo Gallery: Copa del Rey

    Photo Credit: Jesus Renedo (click here for more photos of Bella Mente Racing’s adventures) 

  • Copa del Rey: Day 6

    After finishing today with two third place finishes, Bella Mente Racing took second overall in IRC 0 for the 33 Copa del Rey MAPFRE. Next up for the sailing team of 20, led by owner/driver [&hellip

  • Copa del Rey: Day 5

    It is getting down to the wire for Bella Mente Racing as they head into the sixth and final day of racing at the 33 Copa del Rey MAPFRE, just one point behind IRC 0 [&hellip

  • Copa del Rey: Day 4

    Bella Mente was able to break its tie with Robertissima III today and now holds second place going into day five of racing at the 33rd Copa del Rey MAPFRE. The sailing team of 20, [&hellip

  • Copa del Rey: Mike Sanderson

    Crew Boss Mike Sanderson’s thoughts halfway through 33rd Copa del Rey MAPFRE We have high expectations in the Bella Family. After a third and fourth place finish on Tuesday, we knew we had to come back swinging [&hellip