Spaniard Carlos Hernandez Robayna is a hugely experienced yachtsman, having first fallen in love with sailing at the age of just 10 in his native Canary Islands.
Between 2006 and 2013, he competed in the RC44, GP42 (Audi Med Cup and Worlds), J-80 dinghy and Snipe classes.
During 2014-2015 he has also sailed in the Volvo Ocean Race aboard the Volvo 65 Mapfre (4th).
Aboard Maserati VOR70, he sailed in various ocean races not least the Transpacific Yacht Race and Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race as well as the New York-San Francisco record attempt via Capo Horn.
He continues to be part of Maserati Multi 70’s crew and he participated, in 2018, in the Rolex Middle Sea Race and the RORC Transatlantic Race; in 2019 he participated in the RORC Caribbean 600 and in the Transpacific Yacht Race; finally in 2020 he was part of Soldini’s crew for the Cape2Rio and for the RORC Caribbean 600.
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