How to follow the action from Act 5, St Petersburg, presented by SAP
Whether it’s front row seats in the Race Village where you can hear the high-pitched hum of the foils as the boats pass metres from the shore, or you are taking in the action from the comfort of your own home, there are plenty of ways for you to follow the racing from St Petersburg, 1 – 4 September.
How to follow the action online
On the 1 September, the website will go into race mode, serving as a ‘one-stop-shop’ for following the action online, including live video streaming, SAP Sailing Analytics, dynamic leaderboards and live social media updates.
Fans around the globe can watch the racing live online at the following times with expert commentary from Niall Myant and British Olympian and Extreme Sailing Series™ sailor Stevie Morrison. With Morrison’s first hand experience he will deliver an insiders insight to the on-water battles.
Saturday 3 September: 1530-1700 local time (GMT+3)
1330-1700 (UK time)
Sunday 4 September: 1530-1700 local time (GMT+3)
1330-1700 (UK time)
SAP Sailing Analytics will be available on the official event website at the following times:
Thursday 1 September: 1400-1700 (GMT+3)
Friday 2 September: 1400-1700 (GMT+3)
Saturday 3 September: 1400-1700 (GMT+3)
Sunday 4 September: 1400-1700 (GMT+3)
You can also follow the action on the official social media channels – make sure you get involved and send us your comments too. We love to see your pictures of the event!
How to follow the action on-site
The free to enter public Race Village, located on the beach in front of Peter and Paul Fortress on Zayachii Island, provides the perfect viewing spot for the GC32 Stadium Racing. Open from 1 – 4 September, from 1100-1900 daily, local commentators will talk you through the racing, making sure you don’t miss a thing.
Off the water, the thrills continue. Take a seat in the Red Bull wigwam or get involved in some beach sports at the Coco Beach tennis and volleyball court. The SAP Beach Club and big screen provide a fantastic viewing experience.
Between races visitors can check out the Land Rover Experience Zone where they have the opportunity to test the unique off-road capabilities of a Land Rover, right in the heart of this beautiful city. There is even a miniature version for the kids!
For the full event schedule and to find out more about how to watch the event on-site, visit the official Act 5, St Petersburg website, here.