SailGP: New York event in June called off

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The organisers of the SailGP international high-performance catamaran circuit have announced inevitable the cancellation of the New York event originally set to take place in June this year. A short email statement sent to media today read as follows: Due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, SailGP has suspended

Sail GP: Behind the scenes of Ainslie v Slingsby scrap

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When the opening event of the 2021 SailGP season in Sydney, Australia pitched the world's most successful Olympic sailor Sir Ben Ainslie against the 2020 champion Tom Slingsby, most people thought the battle between the former Oracle Team USA teammates would be a close one. As it turned out though

SailGP cancels San Francisco event scheduled for May 2-3

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the San Francisco SailGP event scheduled for May 2-3 has been canceled. SailGP CEO Sir Russell Coutts said: “We are of course disappointed to cancel our event scheduled for May 2-3 in San Francisco. This decision has been made to avoid increasing the already significant risk

SailGP: Tickets go on sale for British stage this August

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Fans can now secure tickets to Ben Ainslie’s SailGP home debut when the global championship returns to Cowes on the Isle of Wight August 14-15. Following a dominant performance in Sydney at the first event of the season, the Great Britain SailGP Team presented by INEOS established itself as a

SailGP: Ainslie’s British crew dominates at first event in Sydney

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Ben Ainslie and the British team wasted no time establishing themselves as the ones to beat this season as they put on impressive performances throughout Sydney SailGP to claim their first event title. The first match race of SailGP Season 2 saw traditional rivals Great Britain and Australia face off

SailGP claims 200 million US$ valuation after sale of ‘minority’ stake

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On the verge of embarking on its second season of operation, SailGP has sold a minority stake to global entertainment, sports and content company Endeavor. Endeavor’s investment position in SailGP values the global sports property at US$200 million after its highly successful first season. As part of the investment, SailGP will

SailGP: Copenhagen event announced for September 2020

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The ROCKWOOL Copenhagen SailGP will take place in the Danish capital on September 11-12, marking the fifth event in the global championship’s second season. ROCKWOOL will be the Title Partner for an event that will see seven national teams compete in the world’s fastest sail racing in Scandinavia for the

SailGP: Formula 1 for growth

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With just weeks to go to the start of the second SailGP season – exclusively for Yacht Racing Life – Rob Kothe speaks to the global series' instigator, CEO Sir Russel Coutts, and some of the top skippers on the international circuit. The second season of the Larry Ellison funded, Sir Russell