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SailGP: Teams crunch the numbers in search of performance gains

SailGP: Teams crunch the numbers in search for performance gains

One aspect of the new SailGP global circuit currently two events into its inaugural season is the open sharing of vast quantities of performance data gathered whenever any of the six boats go racing. With training time on the high-tech 50-foot foiling catamarans rationed to the week before each regatta, effective

Finally – sustainable bow stickers

Finally – sustainable bow stickers

In these enlightened days of heightened sensitivity in our sport around sustainability and ocean health a major headache for regatta organisers has been the need to attach plastic bow stickers to competing boats for identification and/or sponsorship purposes. Best case scenario is that after the event the trash cans around the

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Swiss-based Carbo-Link has long been one of the quiet giants of high performance sailing… It is only now, many years after they rigged their first America’s Cup winner for Alinghi that word is getting out at last. What do Ariane’s space rockets, Porsche’s racing cars, Liebherr’s largest industrial cranes and some