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From the Drawing Board: Dr Martin Fischer on the design of the GC32 rocketship

With the Extreme Sailing Series™ moving to the hydro-foiling GC32 catamaran in 2016, German naval architect and GC32 designer Martin Fischer talks through the technicalities of how these unbelievably fast rocketships rise up out of the water and fly across the surface.

Australian crew gets ready to go Extreme Sailing on Sydney Harbour

Local wildcard entry, 33 South Racing, is beginning an intensive training build-up to try and spring a surprise on some of the best multihull sailors in the world.

Through the lens: Extreme Sailing Series photographer Mark Lloyd

Mark Lloyd is arguably one of the best sailing photographers out there, capturing the Extreme Sailing Series™ in snapshots that tell its story to the world. In his own words Lloyd take us through the wild path that brought him to the Series.

Sarah Ayton World Sailor of the year

Congratulations to The Wave, Muscat’s tactician Sarah Ayton on winning the ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2015 - the highest award a sailor can receive in recognition of their outstanding achievements in the world of sailing.

SAP Extreme Sailing Team are ready to go airborne with the Extreme Sailing Series™ in 2016

Danish crew SAP Extreme Sailing Team confirm entry into 2016 Extreme Sailing Series™, with more international team announcements in the coming weeks.

Phil Lawrence - New year, new boat, new challenges

With a new and potent weapon of choice announced for 2016, in the form of the GC32 hydro-foiling catamaran, the Extreme Sailing Series is once again pushing the boundaries and Lawrence will be the man making the racing happen.

The breakdown: SAP Analytics debrief for Act 7, Istanbul

Olympic coach and Series commentator Mark Rhodes gives his insight into what he made of the action on the Bosphorus, using SAP Analytics.

Extreme 40s hit the market

With the Extreme Sailing Series™ adopting a new boat for 2016, there is a unique opportunity to purchase a fleet of up to 10 Extreme 40 catamarans as a set, or individually, that are priced to sell.

Spithill and Jackson team-up for Extreme 40 showdown in Sydney

Match racing champion Katie Spithill and Volvo Ocean Race sailor Stacey Jackson will head-up an all Australian crew as the wild card entry for the 2015 Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 8, Sydney presented by Land Rover.

Total domination: The Wave, Muscat wins in Istanbul with two races to spare

Leading from race one, The Wave, Muscat’s total domination of the Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 7, Istanbul presented by Yandex came to a crescendo today with one of the most impressive results in Series history.

Double victory for The Wave, Muscat as they seize Act title and Land Rover Above & Beyond Award

The Wave, Muscat dominate in Istanbul to take fifth Act title of the 2015 Series. The team also wins the Land Rover Above and Beyond Award for their “sheer consistency of performance”.

Team Turx win exhibition race on the Bosphorus but McMillan leads going into the final day

Cargo ships and tankers were brought to a standstill today as the Extreme 40 fleet raced down the Bosphorus Strait through the heart of Istanbul.