Classic craziness at Extreme Sailing Series Qingdao:
Qingdao, China (April 28, 2017) – The winds went from calm to classic in a matter of minutes today as Act 2 of the Extreme Sailing Series™ got off to an exciting start.
China’s Olympic Sailing City is renowned for its tricky weather conditions that can catch sailors off guard with sudden changes – and the opening day of Act 2 Qingdao “Mazarin Cup” was a prime example.
As the fleet of seven international crews hit the water the wind was down to just a couple of knots, delaying the start of racing for almost two hours.
But just when it looked like Race Director John Craig would have to give up hopes of running scoring racing on day one the we…
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Live Coverage: Extreme Sailing Series Qingdao:
Seven teams will compete in the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series™ second Act of the 2017 that starts April 28 in Qingdao, China. There will be live video streaming available on April 30 and May 1 as well as graphics provided by SAP analytics on April 25 to May 1.
The 3 hour live streaming programme, produced by Red Handed TV, includes fixed onboard cameras delivering the action from the water, shore side cameras, interviews from the race course and graphics delivered by SAP Sailing Analytics. The expert commentary team includes pro sailing commentators Niall Myant and Genny Tulloch.
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