The Extreme Sailing Series™ will bring its unique high-octane stadium-style sailing to Cardiff Bay for the sixth consecutive year from 25 – 28 August, for the sixth Act of the 2017 season.
Oman Air took its second Act victory in a row in a thrilling Hamburg finale, despite last minute pressure from SAP Extreme Sailing Team. The triumph sees the Omani syndicate move into pole position in the overall rankings.
Oman Air maintained its lead while Red Bull Sailing Team climbed from bottom of the table to second after seven nail-biting races on the penultimate day of Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 5, Hamburg, presented by Land Rover.
Two of the key players in Emirates Team New Zealand’s recent victory in the 35th America’s Cup have joined NZ Extreme Sailing Team for Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 5, Hamburg, presented by Land Rover.
In tough conditions on the River Elbe, Oman Air out-sailed its rivals to gain a six-point lead, with the rest of the fleet separated by a narrow two-point margin, after the first day of scoring racing at the Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 5, Hamburg, presented by Land Rover.
We caught up with two-time Olympian Stevie Morrison, who makes his return to the Extreme Sailing Series™ this week in Hamburg as skipper of wildcard Team Extreme.
Mother Nature refused to play ball on the opening day of Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 5, Hamburg, presented by Land Rover, resulting in no scoring races being completed. Conditions in the German venue are predicted to improve from tomorrow.
This morning the world-class sailors, representing seven international teams, took to the stage to speak to the media at the press conference ahead of the opener of Act 5, Hamburg, presented by Land Rover. Here’s what they had to say...
A second British-flagged squad has entered Act 5, as the Extreme Sailing Series™ returns to Hamburg’s River Elbe from tomorrow, presented by Land Rover. The wildcard entry, Team Extreme, will be skippered by British Olympian Stevie Morrison.
Take a look at some of the highlights in numbers from the fourth Act of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series™, which took place in Barcelona, Spain, from 20 - 23 July.
Highfield, a specialist in the design and production of aluminium-hulled rigid inflatable boats (RIBs), has been signed as an Official Supplier for the Extreme Sailing Series™, the ultimate Stadium Racing championship.
In a week's time Hamburg's River Elbe will become the stadium for the international fleet of GC32s, as the Extreme Sailing Series™ returns to the prestigious German venue for the third consecutive year, presented by Land Rover.