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12 teams to race in Istanbul including first-ever Turkish Extreme 40 team

The first-ever Turkish Extreme 40 syndicate: TeamTurx, has been confirmed to compete at the Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 6 Istanbul as an invitational entry, bringing the tally of boats on the startline up to 12.

VIDEO: Hannah White takes on Extreme Sailing

See what it takes to be an extreme sailor as Land Rover ambassador and expert long-distance solo sailor Hannah White tries her hand at Extreme Sailing.

Three-way shoot out at the top as Oman fly the flag on British waters at the Extreme Sailing Series™

Cardiff Bay saved the best for last for the 11-boat Extreme 40 fleet, where Alinghi, The Wave, Muscat and J.P. Morgan BAR battled it out until the bitter end for the top positions, in one of the closest – and most exciting – three-horse fights seen in the Series, which…

Land Rover recognise ‘spectacular sportsmanship’ with third Above and Beyond Award

Series Main Partner to the Extreme Sailing Series™, Land Rover, has awarded the third ‘Above and Beyond’ Award in Cardiff, United Kingdom to Sir Ben Ainslie’s J.P. Morgan BAR team and Oman Sail’s shore crew after the two teams demonstrated spectacular…

The Wave, Muscat se hace con el podio en el Acto de Extreme Sailing Series™ en Cardiff (ESP)

El quinto Acto de Extreme Sailing Series disputado en la Bahía de Cardiff se reservaba lo mejor para la manga final cuando Alinghi, The Wave, Muscat y J.P. Morgan BAR lucharon hasta el final para subirse a lo más alto del podio.

The Wave, Muscat remporte l’Acte 5 des Extreme Sailing Series™ à Cardiff (FRA)

Cardiff avait gardé le meilleur pour la fin. Au quatrième et dernier jour de course, les 11 Extreme 40 se sont battus à couteaux tirés sur le plan d’eau britannique. C’est le cas tout particulièrement des leaders de l’épreuve,…

The Wave, Muscat trionfa dopo un finale combattuto nelle acque britanniche di Cardiff (ITA)

La Baia di Cardiff ha riservato il meglio nell’ultima giornata di regate del quinto Act delle Extreme Sailing Series, con un’avvincente quanto serrata battaglia per la vittoria finale tra Alinghi, The Wave, Muscat e J.P. Morgan BAR, protagonisti di una collisione a…

The Wave, Muscat gewinnt in Cardiff – Kollision am letzten Tag (DEU)

Die Flotte von elf Extreme 40s hatte sich auf der Bucht von Cardiff den Höhepunkt bis zum Schluss aufgespart. Alinghi, The Wave, Muscat und J.P.Morgan BAR lieferten sich bis zuletzt eine extrem spannende Schlacht um die Top-Positionen in einem der engsten ¬ und aufregendsten…

VIDEO: Act 5, Cardiff day four live race replay

Take a look back at the action from the Cardiff Bay racecourse on the final day in the Welsh Capital.

VIDEO: Startline tactics: what makes the perfect Stadium Racing start?

What makes the perfect start? Find out how the teams approach the often race deciding – and notoriously difficult – Stadium Racing startline.

Small breeze & big tactics takes The Wave, Muscat into pole position ahead of final Cardiff showdown

What a difference a day makes. If yesterday’s Extreme 40 racing on Cardiff Bay was all about power, today was about tactics and finesse, with light breeze dancing across the bay, at Act 5 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ presented by Land Rover.

VIDEO: Act 5, Cardiff day three live race replay

Take a look back at the action from the Cardiff Bay racecourse on day three in the Welsh Capital for the only UK leg of the global Stadium Racing tour here.

VIDEO: Act 5, Cardiff presented by Land Rover day two highlights

Catch up on the highlights from the first two days of racing in Cardiff.

Big breeze in Cardiff reshuffles the leaderboard

The grudge match on Cardiff Bay continued today, where there was no quarter given and no margin for error as a colossal 10 races were sailed, plus a knock out round at Act 5 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ presented by Land Rover.

VIDEO: Act 5, Cardiff day two live race replay

Take a look back at the action from the Cardiff Bay racecourse on day two in the Welsh Capital for the only UK leg of the global Stadium Racing tour here.

Brits stake an early claim on home waters but a night in the pitlane ahead for 3 teams

The towering masts of the Extreme Sailing Series™ fleet dominated the Cardiff Bay skyline today, as the best of the sailing world took to the water under bright skies and tactically demanding winds, that ended with the home team J.P. Morgan BAR in pole position – but…

J.P Morgan BAR en tête après la première journée et une nuit de réparation pour trois équipes (FRA)

Les mâts de la flotte des Extreme Sailing Series™ ont dominé la baie de Cardiff aujourd’hui pour le début de l’Acte 5 presenté par Land Rover. Quelques-uns des meilleurs marins du monde se sont retrouvés au Pays de Galles sous…

El equipo británico es el primer líder en la regata de Extreme Sailing Series™ en Cardiff (ESP)

Los mástiles de los once catamaranes Extreme 40 de la flota de Extreme Sailing Series™ dominaron el skyline de la bahía de Cardiff en la primera jornada del Acto 5 en la capital galesa, un día soleado y vientos rolones que aupó al equipo de casa:…

Ben Ainslies britisches Team führt nach Tag 1 in Cardiff (DEU)

Die hohen Masten der Extreme Sailing Series Flotte bestimmten am Freitag das Bild auf der Cardiff Bay. Ein wolkenloser Himmel und taktisch anspruchsvolle Windbedingungen erwarteten die Besten der Segelwelt.

I britannici di J.P.Morgan BAR volano subito in testa nelle acque di casa a Cardiff (ITA)

La prima giornata di regate nella baia di Cardiff ha visto la flotta degli Extreme 40 affrontare condizioni impegnative dal punto di vista tattico, con il team di casa J.P. Morgan BAR che ha allungato subito il passo e tre team costretti ad una notte di riparazioni.

GAC PINDAR AND TEAM RALEIGH GAC COMBINE FOR UNIQUE CYCLOSAIL CHALLENGE

Cardiff, Wales - 21 August 2014 – Ahead of Act 5 of the Extreme Sailing Series™, presented by Land Rover, global logistics provider GAC brought together Team Raleigh GAC and five Extreme Sailing Series™ teams to take part in the first ever cycling-meets-sailing…

Freddie’s form guide: Cardiff Harbour Festival hosts Act 5 Cardiff, presented by Land Rover

With the mid-season Extreme Sailing Series™ transfer window well and truly alive, there is every chance the event in Cardiff could be a real leveller on the leaderboard, as the world-class sporting spectacle prepares to land in the Welsh Capital this August Bank Holiday…

Transfer Market Alive as new team lineups announced for Cardiff

Excitement in the Welsh Capital is building, as the fleet of 11 high-performance Extreme 40 catamarans are preparing to flex their giant sails, fine tune their speed machines and bring Stadium Racing to Cardiff Bay, as the headline Act to the Harbour Festival, 22-25 August.

VIDEO: Extreme Sailing Series™ heads to the UK

Take a look at the official promo video for Act 5, Cardiff presented by Land Rover here.

Muchas caras nuevas se unen al Acto 5 de Extreme Sailing Series™ en Cardiff (ESP)

La capital del País de Gales se prepara para acoger a la flota de 11 catamaranes Extreme 40 que en apenas una semana se darán cita en la Bahía de Cardiff para disputar el Acto 5 de Extreme Sailing Series, el principal evento del Cardiff Harbour Festival, del…

À une semaine de l’Acte 5 de Cardiff, de nouveaux venus pourraient bien renverser le classement (FR)

À quelques jours de l’arrivée des 11 catamarans Extreme 40, l’excitation grimpe dans la capitale galloise. Les équipages sont sur le pied de guerre, prêts à hisser leurs gigantesques voiles, peaufinant les réglages de leurs…

I volti nuovi nella flotta che si sfiderà a Cardiff, potrebbero cambiare le carte in tavola (ITA)

Cresce l’attesa nella capitale gallese per l’arrivo della flotta di Extreme 40 composta da 11 catamarani ad alte prestazioni che stanno “scaldando i motori” per le regate stile stadio che si svolgeranno nella baia di Cardiff in concomitanza con l’Harbour…

AkzoNobel’s Awlgrip brand to provide high performance coatings to Extreme Sailing Series™

AkzoNobel, a leading global paints and coatings company and a major supplier of specialty chemicals has entered into a two-year partnership to supply the Extreme Sailing Series™ – an annual stadium racing global circuit - with high performance hull coatings.

Extreme Sailing Series™ and GAC Pindar extend logistics contract until 2017

Southampton-based GAC Pindar has been awarded a major three-year contract extension with the global Extreme Sailing Series™, to manage the complex worldwide shipping of the Series’ Extreme 40 boats, equipment and support materials, further reinforcing GAC Pindar’s…

Eight Host Venues confirmed for 2015 Extreme Sailing Series ™ - Singapore to host the Series opener

Singapore will host the curtain-raiser to the 2015 Extreme Sailing Series™ world tour – the first of eight Host Venues across three continents to be revealed, confirmed Series organisers OC sport and Series Main Partner, Land Rover.

Confirmadas ocho ciudades sede para la temporada 2015 con Singapur como Acto inaugural (ESP)

Singapur acogerá la regata inaugural del circuito global Extreme Sailing Series™ de 2015. Se trata de la primera de las ciudades sede que presentan los organizadores OC Sport y el patrocinador principal de las Series, Land Rover.

Acht Austragungsorte der 2015 Extreme Sailing Series™ stehen fest – Saisonauftakt in Singapur (DEU)

Singapur ist Gastgeber des Saisonauftakts der Welt-Tour der 2015 Extreme Sailing Series™ und zugleich der erste von acht Austragungsorten auf drei Kontinenten, der offiziell von Veranstalter OC Sport und dem Main Partner der Series, Land Rover, bekanntgegeben wurde.

Confermate otto tappe per le Series 2015, Singapore ospiterà il primo Act della stagione (ITA)

La tappa inaugurale della stagione 2015 delle Extreme Sailing Series™ si svolgerà a Singapore dal 5 all’8 febbraio del prossimo anno, con il supporto del Partner locale Aberdeen Asset Management.

Circuit Extreme Sailing Series™ 2015 : huit étapes et Singapour en premier Acte (FRA)

OC Sport – organisateur des Extreme Sailing Series™ – et son Partenaire Principal Land Rover viennent de confirmer que la saison 2015 s’ouvrira à Singapour en février prochain.

Trading the turf for the tide: Sam Warburton on Extreme Sailing Series™

There isn’t much that fazes the 25-year-old Welsh rugby icon. Born to one day lead his nation, he likes nothing better than a new challenge. So, when Land Rover invited him down to Cardiff Bay to take a ‘test drive’ in one of the high-speed entries in the 2013…

Nice announced as Host City for the penultimate Act of 2014

Extreme Sailing Series™ organiser OC Sport has today confirmed the bustling Mediterranean City of Nice as the Host Venue for the penultimate Act of the 2014 season, to be held 2-5 October.

Nice accueillera l’Acte 7 des Extreme Sailing Series™ 2014 (FRA)

Le groupe OC Sport – organisateur des Extreme Sailing Series™ – vient de confirmer que l’avant-dernière étape de la saison 2014 des Extreme Sailing Series™ se déroulera à Nice du jeudi 2 au dimanche 5 octobre prochains.

To Foil or not to Foil - David ‘Freddie’ Carr gives his views

If anyone knows the Extreme Sailing Series™, it’s David ‘Freddie’ Carr. The British sailor raced in the inaugural circuit in 2007 – back then for the iShares Cup – before going on to win it in 2009 with Oman Sail Masirah. He is now part of the…

Five-team final race shoot-out sees Alinghi clinch victory in a game of Russian roulette

After four days and 22 races, Act 4 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ in Saint Petersburg presented by Land Rover came down to an edge-of-the-seat final race shoot out, with five teams gunning for the podium and no room for error.

Land Rover awards double Olympic Gold Medallist Sarah Ayton ‘Above and Beyond’ Award

DOUBLE Olympic Gold Medallist Sarah Ayton was the recipient of the second Above and Beyond Award presented by Land Rover in Saint Petersburg this morning by Land Rover Global Brand Ambassador, Hannah White, in recognition of her engagement with the grassroots sailing community.

Alinghi consigue la victoria tras una última manga digna de ruleta rusa (ESP)

Tras cuatro días y 22 mangas, el Acto 4 de San Petersburgo, presentado por Land Rover, se decidió en la última manga de la regata en la que cinco equipos tenían sus ojos puestos en el podio y nadie tenía margen de error.

Alinghi arrache la victoire en Russie (FRA)

Après quatre jours de régate et 22 manches disputées à Saint Petersbourg, l’Act 4 des Extreme Sailing Series™ presented by Land Rover s’est cloturé aujourd’hui par une ultime joute très disputée où…

Alinghi gewinnt russisches Segel-Roulette (DEU)

Nach vier Tagen mit 22 Wettfahrten ist Act 4 der Extreme Sailing Series™ presented by Land Rover in Sankt Petersburg mit einem extrem spannenden Finale zu Ende gegangen. Fünf Teams peilten am Schlusstag noch einen Platz auf dem Podest an – dementsprechend gab…

Alinghi conquista la vittoria a San Pietroburgo in un finale mozzafiato (ITA)

Si è concluso oggi dopo quattro giorni di regate e 22 prove disputate il quarto Act delle Extreme Sailing Series supportate da Land Rover, a San Pietroburgo in Russia. Grande spettacolo fino alla prova finale, a doppio punteggio, con ancora cinque team in lizza per il podio;…

VIDEO: Act 4, final day live race replay

Catch up on the action from a thrilling final day of racing on the River Neva in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

David ‘Freddie’ Carr gives us his thoughts going into the final day in Act 4

The scene is set for a massive final showdown in the Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 4, Saint Petersburg presented by Land Rover, with one day of racing and a double-points final race shoot out still to come, which if yesterday’s racing is anything to go by, could see…

Six different race winners sees the tables turn on the Saint Petersburg leaderboard

A massive 10 races were sailed on penultimate day of Act 4 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ in Saint Petersburg presented by Land Rover, with superb sailing conditions that saw six different race winners result in a shake-up on the Act leaderboard.

VIDEO: Act 4, penultimate day live race replay

Take a look back at the action from the Saint Petersburg racecourse on the penultimate day of racing with the live race replay.

Mastering conditions and beating the clock key at Act 4, Saint Petersburg presented by Land Rover

The race conditions on the Neva River remained capricious in Saint Petersburg today for the 12-strong Extreme 40 fleet, against the backdrop of the Winter Palace and the gilded dome of St. Isaac’s Cathedral, where mastering the light breeze, overcoming the strong current…

VIDEO: Act 4, Saint Petersburg presented by Land Rover day two highlights

Catch up on the highlights from day two in the Saint Petersburg Stadium here.

VIDEO: Day two live race replay

VIDEO: Day two live race replay

  • 27th Jun 2014
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Look back on the live race replay from the second day of racing in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Testing conditions for Extreme 40 crews on opening day in Saint Petersburg

Set against a city backdrop instantly recognisable the world over, the Neva River provided the playground for the first day of Stadium Racing at Act 4 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ in Saint Petersburg, presented by Land Rover, where some teams thrived and others suffered…

Condizioni impegnative per gli Extreme 40 nel primo giorno di regate a San Pietroburgo (ITA)

Primo giorno di regate del quarto Act delle Extreme Sailing Series supportate da Land Rover oggi a San Pietroburgo, in Russia. Il fiume Neva, che attraversa la città, è un un campo di regata molto difficile con appena 300 metri di larghezza nel suo punto più…

Anspruchsvolle Bedingungen an Tag1 in Sankt Petersburg (DEU)

Auf dem Fluss Newa, vor der weltberühmten Kulisse der Stadt Sankt Petersburg, hat am Donnerstag Act 4 der Extreme Sailing Series™, presented by Land Rover, begonnen. Die Teams kamen mit dem engen Stadionkurs, der teilweise nur 300 Meter breit ist, unterschiedlich gut…

Las peliagudas condiciones ponen a prueba a la flota de Extreme 40 en San Petersburgo (ESP)

El río Neva ha acogido por primera vez en la historia de Extreme Sailing Series el campo de regatas de la flota de los 12 Extreme 40 que se dan cita esta semana en San Petersburgo en el Acto 4 de la temporada, presentado por Land Rover.

Des conditions éprouvantes pour le premier jour de course à Saint Pétersbourg (FRA)

Avec en toile de fond un paysage urbain reconnaissable à travers le monde, la rivière Neva a été le théâtre de la première journée de régate de l’Acte 4 des Extreme Sailing Series, présenté par Land…

David ‘Freddie’ Carr looks ahead to Act 4

David ‘Freddie’ Carr, a former winner of the Extreme Sailing Series™ provides an expert insight into the global tour, as part of the live commentary team. Freddie looks ahead to Act 4, Saint Petersburg, where he predicts the potential for a shake-up in the Series…

Fresh faces join the line-up for Act 4 Saint Petersburg presented by Land Rover

The 34 Extreme Sailing Series™ containers, housing the Extreme 40 racing multihulls, support vehicles and the huge amount of event paraphernalia needed to stage one of the world’s largest spectator-friendly sailing grand prix, will arrive this weekend in Saint Petersburg…

VIDEO: Series prepares for Russian debut

The Extreme Sailing Series™ is nearing the halfway stage of the globe-trotting 2014 season, and Act 4 Saint Petersburg presented by Land Rover, is expected to throw up a mix of challenging conditions for the sailors, with strong tidal currents and a compact racecourse demanding…

VIDEO: SAP Speed King Challenge

VIDEO: SAP Speed King Challenge

  • 19th Jun 2014
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Technical Partners SAP introduces the SAP Speed King Challenge at Act 4 of the 2014 Extreme Sailing series in Saint Petersburg presented by Land Rover.

Nuevas caras se unen a la flota del Acto 4 de Extreme Sailing Series™ San Petersburgo (ESP)

Los 34 contenedores de Extreme Sailing Series™ que albergan los multicascos Extreme 40, barcos de apoyo y la gran cantidad de material que se necesita para organizar el mayor circuito del mundo diseñado para los espectadores, llegarán este fin de semana a San…

De nouveaux visages pour l’Act 4 de Saint-Pétersbourg des Extreme Sailing Series™ Land Rover (FRA)

Les 34 containers renfermant les multicoques Extreme 40, les zodiacs et tout l’attirail nécessaire à l’organisation des Extreme Sailing Series™ débarqueront ce week-end à Saint-Pétersbourg.

Nuovi campioni a San Pietroburgo per il 4° Act delle ESS supportate da Land Rover (ITA)

I 34 container contenenti la flotta degli Extreme 40, insieme alla grande quantità di attrezzature necessarie a preparare la tappa russa del circuito mondiale delle Extreme Sailing Series arriveranno questo fine settimana a San Pietroburgo grazie al Partner logistico GAC…

SAP become Host Venue Partner and RussianFirst make it 12 Extreme 40s at Russian debut

With just over two weeks to go before the Extreme Sailing Series™ makes its Russian debut (26-29 June), organiser’s OC Sport, have announced a 12-strong fleet, with the addition of the first ever all-Russian Extreme 40 team, RussianFirst.

Insights from SAP – The year so far…

The first three Acts of the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series™ have seen some incredible action from all of the teams. As we start gearing up for Act 4 in Saint Petersburg, SAP Sports asked their Sailing Analytics expert Milan Cerny to look back on this year’s racing so…

VIDEO: Extreme Sailing Series™ 2014, Programme Three, Qingdao, China

China's Olympic sailing city Qingdao played host to Act 3 of the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series™, presented by Land Rover from the 1-4 May.

Act 4, Saint Petersburg: All eyes on the tacticians

With less then four weeks until the Extreme Sailing Series™ global tour heads to Russian waters for the first time, the teams are preparing for what is expected to be a tactically challenging event.

VIDEO: Land Rover Global Brand Ambassador Hannah White meets Paul Campbell-James

Check out the interview with Gazprom Team Russia helm Paul Campbell-James here.

VIDEO: The Technology Behind the Extreme Sailing Series™

A behind the scenes look at the Extreme Sailing Series™ to see how the data from the Extreme 40 race boats is brought ashore and transformed by SAP Analytics. Giving data to teams, event organisers and fans around the world to gain insights and real time statistics about…

Alinghi win in Qingdao despite huge crash with Red Bull Sailing Team that knocked them out of racing

On the final days racing at the Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™, Act 3 Qingdao, the Olympic sailing city lived up to its reputation as a notorious and unpredictable racecourse. Even one of the biggest crashes in the Series’ eight-year history, that saw Red Bull…

Oman Air Shore Crew, win first ever Land Rover ‘Above and Beyond’ Award

The first Above and Beyond Award was presented by Land Rover today to three of the ‘Unsung Heroes’ of the Extreme Sailing Series™. The Award winners were unanimously voted for by a Committee made up of Land Rover Global Brand Ambassador, Hannah White, former…

VIDEO: Act 3, Qingdao highlights

VIDEO: Act 3, Qingdao highlights

  • 04th May 2014
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For four days, China's Olympic sailing city welcomed the 12-boat elite level fleet, for the Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series, Act 3 Qingdao. Watch the highlights here.

VIDEO: Alinghi & Red Bull Sailing Team crash

On the final day of racing at the Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series Act 3, Qingdao, the public witnessed one of the biggest crashes in the history of the series, as Red Bull Sailing Team t-boned Alinghi with nearly 15 knots of boat speed - knocking both boats out of the competition…

Alinghi gewinnt in Qingdao trotz Crash mit Red Bull (DEU)

Am letzten Renntag von Act 3 der Extreme Sailing Series im chinesischen Qingdao hat die olympische Segelstadt ihren Ruf eines harten und anspruchsvollen Segelreviers eindrucksvoll bestätigt. Dabei konnte selbst einer der spektakulärsten Crashs in der achtjährigen…

Alinghi s’impose à Qingdao malgré une grave collision avec Red Bull Sailing Team (FRA)

Fidèle à sa réputation, le plan d’eau olympique de Qingdao a réservé bien des surprises en cette dernière journée de l’Act 3 des Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™.

Alinghi vittoria col botto a Qingdao per il terzo Act delle Extreme Sailing Series (ITA)

Nell’ultima giornata di regate del terzo Act delle Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™, la città della vela olimpica cinese Qingdao ha dimostrato il motivo della sua notorietà come campo di regata imprevedibile e insidioso.

Alinghi gana en China a pesar del choque con Red Bull Sailing Team que les impide terminar el Acto

La capital de la vela china, Qingdao, estuvo a la altura de su reputación de campo de regatas impredecible a lo largo de todo el Acto 3. Ni siquiera una de las mayores colisiones en los ocho años en la historia de las Series, en la que Red Bull Sailing Team chocó…

VIDEO: Day three highlights - Qingdao

Watch the highlights of the action in the Qingdao stadium on day three of racing in China.

VIDEO: Qingdao day three race replay

VIDEO: Qingdao day three race replay

  • 04th May 2014
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Watch the race replay video from day three in the 'Olympic Sailing City' of Qingdao, China here.

Swiss dominate as Alinghi and Realteam lead the charge ahead of the final Qingdao showdown

On a packed-eight race day at Act 3 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ in Qingdao, the battle lines were drawn between the 12 competing international Extreme 40 teams ahead of tomorrow’s final showdown on the compact stadium racecourse, which at times resulted in a few…

Act 3 Qingdao, day 2 3D insights by SAP

Take a look back at the SAP 3D analytics from day two in Qingdao, China.

VIDEO: Qingdao day two race replay

VIDEO: Qingdao day two race replay

  • 03rd May 2014
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Watch all the action from day two in the Qingdao stadium with the race replay.

VIDEO: Day two highlights - Qingdao

VIDEO: Day two highlights - Qingdao

  • 03rd May 2014
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Check out the highlights from day two in the Qingdao stadium in China. 

Full pressure day as the Extreme 40 fleet battle huge gusts on the Qingdao stadium racecourse

It was a full pressure day as the fleet moved into the stadium racing mode at the Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ in Qingdao, described by the skippers as ‘radical’, ‘full-on’, ‘unpredictable’ and gnarly’, with gusts up to 32…

Testing light winds on day one, as the home team make best ever debut by an invitational entry

Racing began in China’s Olympic sailing city today at the Land Rover, Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 3 Qingdao, for the ‘Double Star Mingren’ Cup, where five different race winners emerged from the eight races sailed, in a day that saw the fleet struggle for…

Leichter Wind und ein starkes Heim-Team an Tag eins in Qingdao (DEU)

In Chinas Olympia-Stadt Qingdao hat am Donnerstag Act 3 der Land Rover, Extreme Sailing Series™ um den Double Star Mingren Cup begonnen. Die acht Wettfahrten des Tages sahen fünf verschiedene Sieger.

Belle performance de l’équipe chinoise pour la première journée de l’Act 3 à Qingdao (FRA)

L’Act 3 des Land Rover, Extreme Sailing Series™ à Qingdao débutait aujourd’hui pour la Coupe ‘Double Star Mingren’. Dans des conditions de vent très légères avec un fort courant, les concurrents ont eu du mal à…

Si apre a Qingdao il terzo Act con il miglior esordio mai realizzato da un invitational team locale

Sono cominciate oggi, nella città della vela Olimpica cinese di Qingdao, le regate del terzo Act  delle Land Rover, Extreme Sailing Series™ per la Double Star Mingren Cup, con otto prove disputate in condizioni di vento molto leggero e cinque diversi vincitori.…

Jornada complicada en Qingdao en la que el equipo local chino brilla y Alinghi lidera (ESP)

Primera jornada de competición en la capital china de la vela, Qingdao, para el Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 3 Qingdao, for the ‘Double Star Mingren’ Cup, en la que hasta cinco equipos diferentes consiguieron ganar alguna de las ocho mangas disputadas.

Land Rover recognises sailing excellence & sportsmanship in Series with the Above and Beyond Award

Whitley, UK 1st May 2014 – The competitors in the original Stadium Racing Extreme Sailing Series™ this year will be vying for an extra reward for their sportsmanship, strength of mind and team spirit with the introduction of the new Land Rover Above…

SAP analytics: The Qingdao racecourse

The racecourse in Qingdao is one of the most notorious on the global tour, with a stadium flanked on one side by the soaring downtown city skyscrapers - which can make the racing unpredictable as bullets of wind shoot across the course. Through analysing GPS data together…

VIDEO: Programme Two, Muscat, Oman

VIDEO: Programme Two, Muscat, Oman

  • 27th Apr 2014
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Programme two of the official 2014 TV series comes to you from the stunning Muscat, Oman, where the 11-strong Extreme 40 fleet raced from the 19-22 March. Watch the highlights from a spectacular Act here.

12 Extreme 40s head to China’s Olympic sailing city for Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 3

In one week the fleet of 12 Extreme 40s, including home nation entry ‘Team Extreme Qingdao’ will line up on one of the most notorious stadium racecourses on the global tour, at the Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 3 Qingdao, for the ‘Double Star Mingren’…

La flotta degli Extreme 40 vola nella capitale della vela olimpica cinese, a Qingdao (ITA)

Manca una settimana al via del terzo Act delle Extreme Sailing Series™ a Qingdao, Cina, in cui la flotta dei 12 Extreme 40, compreso il team locale Team Extreme Qingdao, scenderà in acqua in uno degli stadi più famosi del circuito, per la Double Star Mingren…

12 Extreme 40 competirán en la ciudad olímpica china de Qingdao para el Acto 3 (ESP)

En una semana la flota de 12 Extreme 40 que incluye al equipo local invitado Team Extreme Qingdao, se dará cita en uno de los más conocidos campos de regatas del circuito global para disputar la Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 3 Qingdao, for the ‘Double…

Les 12 Extreme 40 se donnent rendez-vous dans la capitale olympique chinoise pour l’Act 3 (FRA)

Dans une semaine, la flotte des 12 Extreme 40 se retrouvera à Qingdao en Chine, sur l’un des plus célèbres plans d’eau du circuit, dans le cadre de l’Act 3 des Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ pour la ‘Double Star Mingren’…

‘Team Extreme Qingdao’ announced as home nation entry for Chinese Act of 2014 Extreme Sailing Series

In just over one week, China’s 2008 ‘Olympic Sailing City’ of Qingdao will welcome the formidable fleet of Extreme 40s to Fushan Bay, with the home nation entry ‘Team Extreme Qingdao’ bolstering the elite level racing fleet to 12 boats, including…

VIDEO: Extreme 40s head to China’s Olympic Sailing City

In one week the fleet of 12 Extreme 40s, including home nation entry 'Team Extreme Qingdao' will line up on one of the most notorious stadium racecourses on the global tour, at the Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 3 Qingdao, for the 'Double Star Mingren'…

How important is the final double points race?

The final race of each Extreme Sailing Series™ Act is worth double points, and more often than not the outcome of the event is riding on it. Using the SAP sailing analytics, we took a look at all of the final races from the last 16 months, and found that keeping a cool head…

VIDEO: The Fittest Bowman

VIDEO: The Fittest Bowman

  • 14th Apr 2014
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There is no doubt you have to be incredibly fit to race in the Extreme Sailing Series™, and one of the most physically demanding roles is that of the Bowman. We strapped a heart rate monitor to SAP Extreme Sailing Team's Peter Wilbroe, and Alinghi's Yves Detrey,…

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