ALEXA BEZEL, SUI, 22
On the west coast of the elongated Lake Zürich, right where the ferry to Meilen departs, is the home waters of Swiss skipper Alexa Bezel, 25. She is a language talented person, managing to keep her French and German speaking crew together. Their sailing background is in 470 and Laser as well as in keelboats, multihulls and Volvo Ocean Race. In 2012 they came to Lysekil for the first time, and shocked everybody with their runner-up result! Last year they finished 7th in Lysekil and 15th on the WIM Series.