Shirley Robertson Podcast: America’s Cup designers

America's Cup

This edition of Shirley Robertson's Sailing Podcast this month takes a departure from the norm to talk to the design chiefs of each of the four America's Cup teams. Each team hoping to win the 36th America's Cup is currently halfway through a lengthy design process, and with the clock ticking,

Shirley Robertson Sailing Podcast: Jimmy Spithill

America's Cup

Two time America’s Cup winning skipper Jimmy Spithill joins Shirley Robertson this month, as the pair settle down for an extended two part interview ahead of the first round of the America’s Cup World Series in Sardinia.   Spithill has long been a fixture in the America’s Cup scene, having first led

Shirley Robertson Sailing Podcast: Ken Read

Shirley Robertson sits down with American professional yacht racing icon Ken Read for a fascinating two-part interview about his illustrious life and career racing sailboats.  Throughout her broadcasting career one of Shirley Robertson's most interviewed of subjects must be US sailing's Ken Read. Currently in the top executive role at corporate

Shirley Robertson Sailing Podcast: Kyle Langford

Kyle Langford

Double Olympic gold medalist Shirley Robertson catches up with Australian sailing star Kyle Langford for an hour of revealing chat that covers much of his of his stellar career. Langford rocketed into the spot light when just three days before the 2013 America's Cup he was announced as the Defender's Wing

Shirley Robertson Sailing Podcast: Sir Russel Coutts

Russell Coutts

Shirley Robertson's latest podcast guest is the legendary New Zealand yachtsman and businessman, Sir Russell Coutts. There's not much Coutts hasn't achieved in the sport of modern day yacht racing - from the Olympic Games, Match Racing and America's Cups, he's one of the sport's most successful athletes, but he's also

Shirley Robertson Sailing Podcast: Paul Cayard

Shirley Robertson Sailing Podcast

The latest episode of Shirley Robertson's Sailing Podcast sees her sit down with US sailing legend Paul Cayard, for an honest and truthful hour of chat with one of the biggest names in competitive sailing. Cayard is a true legend of the sport, a US Sailing Hall of Fame inductee, an

Shirley Robertson Sailing Podcast: Francois Gabart

Francois Gabart

Shirley Robertson's guest on the latest episode of her podcast is the remarkable French around-the-world record-setting skipper, Francois Gabart. Gabart is one of the stars of the offshore sailing world - the youngest ever winner of the solo offshore marathon the Vendee Globe, Francois also holds the title for the fastest

New sail racing podcast from Shirley Robertson

Shirley Robertson Podcast

British Double Olympic gold medallist and sailing broadcaster Shirley Robertson has launched a new monthly interview based sailing podcast which will see Robertson sit down each month with one of the sport’s leading personalities to discuss a wide range of topics from the diverse sport of competitive sailing. Each episode

SailGP skippers’ studio banter ahead of Sydney showdown

SailGP skippers' studio banter ahead of Sydney showdown

With less than a week to go before they will do battle for the first time ever next weekend on Sydney Harbour the skippers of the six international SailGP teams came together in a studio for 30 minutes of gentle questioning and friendly banter hosted by SailGP TV anchor Shirley