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Swiss stars Alinghi lose mast in collision in action-packed day in Madeira

The Extreme Sailing Series™ lived up to its name on the penultimate day of Act 6 in Madeira as a collision between rivals Alinghi and Red Bull Sailing Team resulted in the Swiss crew losing their mast.

Brothers in arms: Køstner and Gram-Hansen shed light on their Extreme Sailing Series™ bond

When you spend as much time together as the sailors competing in the Extreme Sailing Series™ do, strong relationships with those closest to you are vital. And there are few stronger bonds than the one between SAP Extreme Sailing Team sailors Rasmus Køstner and Jes Gram-Hansen.

Alinghi take fight to Red Bull Sailing Team as action in Madeira heats up

Extreme Sailing Series™ heavyweights Alinghi launched an assault on Act 6 leaders Red Bull Sailing Team on the waters of Madeira today as the regatta reached its halfway mark.

Cayolla out to wow crowds and ruffle feathers in Portuguese home waters

With five Acts under his belt at the head of the Extreme Sailing Series™' first ever Portuguese team, Diogo Cayolla is a man on a mission.

Red Bull Sailing Team emerge top as Extreme Sailing Series™ makes its Madeira debut

Extreme Sailing Series™ veterans Red Bull Sailing Team from Austria sneaked an early Act 6 lead today after a challenging light winds opener in the Madeira Islands.

Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 6 press conference – what they said

As the Extreme Sailing Series™ gets underway in Funchal, the capital of the Madeira Islands, the seven skippers give their thoughts on what lies ahead for Act 6.

How to follow the action from Act 6, Madeira Islands, Portugal

The Extreme Sailing Series™ is set to make its debut in Madeira Islands this week just off the shore of the capital city, Funchal. Here’s how you can keep up to date with the on-water action from 22 – 25 September.

USA-flagged Vega Racing joins Extreme Sailing Series™ as it heads to Madeira Islands

Just one week remains until the seven international teams, including American-flagged wildcard entry Vega Racing, will compete at Act 6 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ in Madeira Islands. The fleet of hydro-foiling GC32s will make their debut on the waters of the Portuguese archipelago from 22-25 September.

New race director Craig excited for future of Extreme Sailing Series™ after Russian run-through

With the Extreme Sailing Series'™ long-term race director Phil Lawrence stepping down from the job at the end of 2016 after six years in charge, his successor John Craig was handed the reins for the final day of Act 5 in St Petersburg to get a taste of what's to come.

Extreme Sailing Series™ heads to Sydney for 2016 final

Extreme Sailing Series™ owner and organiser OC Sport has confirmed Sydney, Australia, as the host venue for the final Act of the 2016 season, in partnership with the prestigious Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron.

Entries open for 2017 Extreme Sailing Series™

Extreme Sailing Series™ organisers OC Sport are officially inviting entries for the 2017 season with the release of the provisional Notice of Race.

VIDEO: Act 5, St Petersburg, presented by SAP - best moments

St Petersburg delivered some of the best racing of the 2016 Extreme Sailing Series™ so far. After four days of action it all came to a nail-biting climax in the last of 24 races. Check out some of the best moments from St Petersburg here.