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HIGH ACCURACY RACING FORECASTS

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ANALYSIS OF THE STRATEGICAL FACTORS

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OFFSHORE ROUTINGS AND HINTS

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THE CHOICE OF THE WORLD CHAMPIONS

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MetWIND Sailing Forecasts was-formed in 2013 utilising the broad-based experience, training and skills of professional meteorologists and sailors. Our staff are recognised experts in their fields of high-level competitive sailing, meteorology, and coaching.

The principal objective of the company is to provide added-value weather forecasting, specific for competitive sailing. We have worked all over the world, particularly throughout Europe and the USA.

ABOUT US

PORTFOLIO

OLYMPIC GAMES

Our meteorologists have worked at the last five Olympic Games producing race-specific forecasts for the Spanish team. We are proud to have been involved in the winning of a total of 7 podium medals: 4 Golds and 3 Silvers (Spain).

We are currently working with the Italian Olympic Team for the Tokyo Games in 2021.

MAXI AND MINI MAXI FLEETS

Since 2015, most of the Top Teams put their confidence on our reports, we proudly contribute to several World Titles each year:

2014 season was just the consolidation of Metwind weather forecast in the main professional fleets and projects: Robertissima, Alegre, Jethou, Lupa of London, and Wallies like J-one, Magic Blue, etc. Many of the J-Class fleet also relied on our weather information: Hanuman, Rainbow, Velsheda, Ranger…

2015: Bellamente (Maxi72), Azzurra (TP52), Open Season (Wally), Patagonia (Soto40), Team Nika (RC44), Enfant Terrible (ORC) and titles and podiums in many other events.

2016: Bellamente (Maxi72), Quantum (TP52), Open Season (Wally), WinWin (Supermaxi), Team Ceeref (RC44), Embarr (Melges24), Pinta (Melges20)…

2017: Momo (Maxi72), Platoon (TP52), Plenty (Farr 40) Ribelle (Supermaxi), Maidollis (Melges24)…

2018: Momo (Maxi72), Quantum (TP52), Nika (RC44), Lyra (Wally), Topaz (J class), Plis Play and One Group (Swan Cup)…

RC44 and MELGES 32 FLEET

In RC44, some of the Top Teams choice was Metwind information, including World Champion Nika,  Ceeref, and also Artemis, Bronenosec, etc…

Melges 32 class has been a “classic” between our customers, double World Champion Argo, Delta&Volpe, Robertissima, Mamma Aiuto!,  and more…

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AMERICA’S CUP

We are currently working with Luna Rossa Challenge for the next America’s Cup to be held in Auckland in 2021.

During the 32nd America’s Cup our meteorologists were in Valencia: Miguel led the weather department, and was weather strategist on the water in the Mascalzone Latino-Capitalia Team.

TP52 FLEET

Miguel-Capi worked with Matador TP52 since 2008, including the World Championship Title achieved in Palma in 2009. Since 2011 he has been working with the Azzurra, winning the 2012 Superseries season, and since 2014, the best teams have been gaining strategical confidence with our forecasts: Azzurra, Quantum, Platoon, Provezza, Alegre, Phoenix, etc…

VOLVO OCEAN RACE

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We worked with Sun Hung-Kai Scallywag Team helping the afterguard to prepare the legs along the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-2018.

AND MANY OTHER PROJECTS:

We put our sand grain in some other important achievements: Comanche Transatlantic Record (2016), Comanche Sydney-Hobart race winner and record (2017), Rambler 600′ record (2018)…

PRODUCTS

HIGH ACCURACY RACING FORECASTS

Whether you’re taking part in the America’s Cup, the Olympic Regatta, or in a weekend club race, our wind and weather forecasts will help you take the right strategical decisions: Sail inventory for the day, analysis of the wind field, wind strength, bends and trends, signs…

ANALYSIS OF THE STRATEGICAL FACTORS

Our reports describe not only the expected weather conditions, but they help you to understand and analyze the strategical factors for the next race: bends and trends, wind speed differences, cloudiness and other signs…

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OFFSHORE RACING

The best available models and routing programs and our sailing and forecasting experience are the keys to help you analyzing the different routing options.

LECTURES AND BRIEFINGS

Our offer is quite wide: lectures and courses focused not only on weather basics and advanced, but also strategy basics and relationships between Meteorology and Strategy…Some of our Titles are: Weather basics, Strategical factors, Local winds, Clouds and winds, Models and Weather info…

 

ONSITE ASSISTANCE ON MAJOR PROJECTS

We are currently working with Luna Rossa Challenge for the next America’s Cup (Auckland 2021).

We’ve taken part in the last five Olympic games, since Sydney 2000 to Rio 2016. We’re part of the Italian Olympic Team for this Olympiad, studying Sagami Bay onsite every summer for the Tokyo 2020 Games.

We collaborated with the Sun Hing-Kai Scallywag Team at the Volvo 2017-2018, with onsite presence at some of the leg starts.

ABOUT 

MIGUEL SÁNCHEZ CUENCA - CAPI
MIGUEL SÁNCHEZ CUENCA - CAPICEO/OWNER AND METEOROLOGIST

Miguel has a Degree in Meteorology and has been a top level sailor, olympic coach and Meteorologist at the America’s Cup and Olympic Games and Volvo Ocean Race.    Email me: capi@metwind.com

EXPERIENCE

  • Degree in Physics from the University of Barcelona, Meteorology department.
  • Weather man of the spanish olympic team during the Sydney 2000, Athens 2004, Qindao 2008, Weymouth 2012 and Rio 2016 Games.
  • Meteorologist and weather strategist with Mascalzone Latino in Valencia at the 32 America’s Cup.
  • Meteorologist for the Sun Hung-Kai Scallywag Team at the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-2018.
  • Currently Metwind meteorologist for several racing teams in different classes TP52, M72, Maxis, Wally’s, RC44, Melges32…
  • Winner Princess Sofia Trophy 470 class (1993).
  • Winner Copa del Rey 3/4 Ton class (1991).
  • Winner European 420 jr (1984).
  • Several National titles.
  • Olympic coach 470 class, spanish team, Sydney 2000.
 

Contact Us

Get in touch with us by email at info@metwind.com or by phone +34 655 581657