SailGP: French team rings the changes for 2020 season


France SailGP team finished bottom of the table in the opening SailGP season last year, but now with a new boss and a refreshed sailing team lineup, the squad has high hopes of staging a much better performance in 2020 in the second season of the international circuit. With less than 40 days

Bruno Dubois on new role in charge of France SailGP Team

With the second season of the highly successful SailGP championship starting in Sydney in less than 50 days, Bruno Dubois has been named manager of the France SailGP Team, and will help the team maximise its performance on the water and commercial development. In 2019, the Belgian-Canadian led the China SailGP

SailGP delivers much-improved event on San Francisco Bay

SailGP San Francisco

The second event on the Sail GP international circuit in San Francisco this weekend proved to be a huge step forward from the lacklustre light-airs season opener in Sydney, Australia in February. Sailing conditions on San Francisco Bay were much better, with – although patchy at times –breezes generally in the

French Olympic Nacra duo head France SailGP Team

French Olympic Nacra duo head France SailGP Team.

France’s Nacra 17 Olympic representatives and four-time world championship winners Billy Besson and Marie Riou have been announced as helmsman and flight controller of the France SailGP Team. Besson and Riou – four-time world champions in the foiling Nacra 17 class – will be joined by Matthieu Vandame as wing trimmer

What is SailGP?

What is SailGP?

Welcome to the Yacht Racing Life guide to the new SailGP international sailing league. If you read the press release and watched the promotional video but are still wondering what SailGP is all about, don’t worry. We have broken down everything you need to know into easy to understand bite-sized chunks. What