SailGP’s F50 catamaran is one of the most cutting-edge racing boats to ever hit the water. A key player is the Driver who not only steers, but also controls the rudder differential; a priority task to ensure perfect foiling.
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
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.
The Daily Telegraph has reported that Olympic double medallist, Hannah Mills, has joined the Ben Anslie’s SailGP team in Bermuda.
The SailGP organisation has announced a new schedule for the first half of its delayed second season. The opening 2021/22 series events are now set for Bermuda and the southern Italian city of Taranto
SailGP continues down the multi-teaser-trailer route with a new content series launch that promises ‘global audiences unprecedented access’ to its F50 League 2021 season