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B&G: Managing the SailGP field of play

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The F50 cats are so astonishingly fast that SailGP needed to adopt new B&G technology across its chase boat and race management fleet to ensure reliable and accurate data to run the racing – at 50 knots. The technology focus for the new SailGP global championship has been on the F50s

SailGP: Rob Kothe skippers’ interviews ahead of $1M season finale

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Rob Kothe previews the SailGP Season 1 Grand Final taking place in Marseille next weekend featuring eight fleet races over three days for the six teams, followed by the much-anticipated sudden-death match race where the overall series top two teams will go head-to-head for a winner-takes-all one million dollar prize. As

SailGP: Rob Kothe scene-setter Part 2

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The second part of Rob Kothe's scene-setter article ahead of this weekend's first ever British SailGP event scheduled to take place in Cowes, England. Click here for Part 1. With many Australian sailors very experienced sailing the America's Cup AC50 foiling catamarans, it's not been surprising that they were fast out of

SailGP: Rob Kothe sets the scene ahead of British heat in Cowes

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With the first ever British stage of the SailGP international circuit set to take place in Cowes next weekend, Australian yachting journalist Rob Kothe sets the scene based on conversations with the Australian, British and Japanese crews. The SailGP series, using one design F50 catamarans, is tearing up traditional racing norms. These

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