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Savile Boats: Double wake
You say that your project conveys emotion. Tell us more.
(Benoît Loicq) The project’s name, a nod to the bespoke, luxury world associated with Savile Row tailors, summarises how we felt when we designed this rowing boat. Originally, it was a personal desire to develop a high-performance scull that could be used independently, but was also stable and could be transported as easily as a beginner’s model. My son has competed in this field and I truly love nautical architecture. I was aware that his type of boat was conducive to innovation projects. During this development process, the aesthetic intention was more and more clearly revealed.”