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Video: Looking At 60 MPH Catamaran Speed

Video: Looking At 60 MPH Catamaran Speed

SailGP has released the second episode of their “SailGP: Racing On The Edge” documentary series. The SailGP website said, “If you have ever travelled in a car, that most typical of daily tasks, the chances are you will know what moving at 60 miles per hour feels like. “But do you have any idea how it feels to be out on the waves on one of... Read more of this article

Sailing: Australia Unveils Team For SailGP

Sailing: Australia Unveils Team For SailGP

Defending SailGP Champion Tom Slingsby unveiled the team set to defend Australia’s championship title in SailGP Season 2, which commences in Bermuda this month. The SailGP website said, “Olympic gold medalist and defending SailGP Champion Tom Slingsby revealed his team line up set to defend Australia’s championship title in SailGP Season 2. “After... Read more of this article

US SailGP Team Announces Complete Line Up

US SailGP Team Announces Complete Line Up

The United States SailGP Team  unveiled its complete lineup for the second season of SailGP, which is set to open in Bermuda this month. The SailGP website said, “The United States SailGP Team revealed its complete SailGP Season 2 lineup today with the announcement of athletes Daniela Moroz, CJ Perez, and Paul Campbell-James to its roster in addition... Read more of this article

France SailGP Team Announces Its Line Up

France SailGP Team Announces Its Line Up

The France SailGP Team announced its line up that will compete in the second season of SailGP, which will take part in multiple nations, including one event in Bermuda this month. The SailGP website said, “With less than 20 days until the Bermuda Sail Grand Prix presented by Hamilton Princess – that will herald the start of SailGP Season 2 on 24-25... Read more of this article

Video: Virtual eSailGP Championship To Be Held

Video: Virtual eSailGP Championship To Be Held

SailGP has launched the 2021 eSailGP Championship, with the winner of the virtual event to receive “an all-inclusive package to a SailGP event in 2022.”The SailGP website said. “Building on the success of the inaugural season, which saw more than 146,000 unique players take part across 55,783 individual races, fans will have a chance... Read more of this article

Video: SailGP Documentary Series “Sailing 2.0″

Video: SailGP Documentary Series “Sailing 2.0″

SailGP has released the first episode of their “SailGP: Racing On The Edge” documentary series, with this episode highlighting the “supercharged F50 Catamaran developed specifically for SailGP.” The SailGP website said, “SailGP CEO Sir Russell Coutts, in the first episode of the new docuseries SailGP: Racing on the Edge in... Read more of this article

Photos: SailGP Area Set Up In Dockyard

Photos: SailGP Area Set Up In Dockyard

With SailGP’s season two set to open in Bermuda later this month, the area in Dockyard has been set up to accommodate the event which will see teams from Denmark, Australia, France, Great Britain, Japan, New Zealand, Spain and United States take part. A spokesperson previously said, “Bermuda Sail Grand Prix presented by Hamilton Princess... Read more of this article

Video: Denmark’s SailGP Team Hits The Water

Video: Denmark’s SailGP Team Hits The Water

The first of the SailGP teams hit the water today [April 1] with the team from Denmark becoming the first of the eight nation fleet to start practicing in Bermuda’s waters for the event, which is set to be held later this month. Due to the pandemic, the teams are operating “in a closed bubble,” with athletes and staff wearing PPE,... Read more of this article

Video: SailGP To Launch Documentary Series

Video: SailGP To Launch Documentary Series

SailGP has produced a 4-part documentary entitled “SailGP: Racing On The Edge” which will be launched at the start of next month. The SailGP website said, “SailGP Season 2 is just around the corner and excitement levels are already at an all-time high – but we’ve got something else to further whet your appetite, with the brilliant... Read more of this article

SailGP Supports Earth Hour Campaign

SailGP Supports Earth Hour Campaign

Greenrock announced that SailGP is supporting its 2021 Earth Hour Campaign this year as an Earth Steward Sponsor. A spokesperson said, “Greenrock is proud to announce that SailGP – the sport’s pinnacle league that starts its season next month in Bermuda – is supporting its 2021 Earth Hour Campaign this year as an Earth Steward Sponsor.“SailGP... Read more of this article

Not Seeking Exemption For On-Shore Spectators

Not Seeking Exemption For On-Shore Spectators

Citing the “recent government regulations,” SailGP is making adjustments to the event next month, including “not proceeding with a planned exemption request for on-shore spectators at Cross Island.” A spokesperson said, “The latest Covid-19 updates and resulting restrictions for Bermuda indicate adjustments will need to... Read more of this article

Sailing: Denmark SailGP Team Unveiled

Sailing: Denmark SailGP Team Unveiled

Danish helm Nicolai Sehested announced the team who will represent Denmark to compete in the second season of SailGP, which will take part in multiple nations, including one event in Bermuda in April 2021. The SailGP website said, “At a press conference this morning, Danish helm Nicolai Sehested revealed an all-star crew consisting of Olympic medallists,... Read more of this article

Sail GP: Princess Offers Jet & Stay Package

Sail GP: Princess Offers Jet & Stay Package

Hamilton Princess is offering private jet packages for the SailGP event — which will take place in April — providing the opportunity to “travel to Bermuda in style via private jet from Westchester, NY to Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, hosts of the SailGP Grand Prix, for a four night stay,” with the cost starting at $6000... Read more of this article