Hull Number: 10
Boat Owner: Vladimir Prosikhin (RUS)
Tactician: Hamish Pepper (NZL)
After a year-long battle Team Nika clinched the long-awaited 2015 season title on a tie-break at the last event of the year. But for 2016 Vladimir Prosikhin's team struggled with the consistency needed to podium. For 2017 Prosikhin is pulling-no-punches with American tactician Terry Hutchinson joining the crew.
Hamish Pepper will stand in as tactician for the RC44 Porto Cervo Cup.
Vladimir Prosikhin (RUS) - Owner / Driver
Hamish Pepper (NZL) - Tactician
Tomaz Copi (SLO) - Main trimmer
Zachary Hurst (NZL) - Headsail Trimmer
Mitja Margon (SLO) - Offside Trimmer
Ryan Godfrey (AUS) - Pit
Iztok Knafelc (SLO) - Grinder
Greg Gendell (USA) - Bow
Coach : Brett Jones (AUS)
Shore team : Arsa Stevanov (SLO)