Australia Sail Grand Prix will be the ninth SailGP event in the global championship’s second season calendar
In the end it was the Japan SailGP Team, driven by Nathan Outteridge, who took victory at the Taranto SailGP event after the USA SailGP Team broke their rudder at the final downwind gate in the final podium race
The United States, Japan and Spain made it to the final Winner Takes All race at the Sail Grand Prix event in Taranto, Italy.
Sail Grand Prix in Taranto Day 1 – Racing will be available here from 13:30 CET Saturday, 5 June.
Great Britain head into the ItalySailGP leading the Season 2 Championship courtesy of Ben Ainslie’s team’s victory in Bermuda last time out.
The Great Britain SailGP Team took flight on Taranto Harbour in southern Italy with Paul Goodison as Driver for the first time, as training began for the Italy Sail Grand Prix this weekend
The New Zealand SailGP Team has announced its substitute crew as some of its sailing team prepare for the Tokyo Olympic Games
Olympic Gold medallist and three-time Moth World Champion Paul Goodison will replace Ben Ainslie in the Great Britain SailGP Team for the Italian and Great Britain SailGP events
Ben Ainslie and the Great Britain SailGP Team won the Bermuda Sail Grand Prix with a dramatic winner-takes-all final podium race.
SailGP Live coverage and Full Race Replay of Bermuda Sail Grand Prix of the final day will be available here
This is the ‘live’ broadcast of the first day of racing for the SailGP Season 2 opener – the Bermuda Grand Prix presented by Hamilton Princess.
The SailGP season 2 opener will start a day earlier than planned because of Saturday’s forecast of unfavourable light winds.