Discussing future at Yacht Racing Forum:
The 10th edition of the Yacht Racing Forum brought together over 270 delegates and experts from around the world on November 27 and 28 to discuss some of the sport’s biggest opportunities and challenges.
Here’s a summary of the event held in Aarhus, Denmark:
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Giving the keynote speech to open the forum, Andy Claughton, former chief technology officer of Land Rover BAR, was not a fan of the ‘slave ships’ in the America’s Cup, nor of the one-design elements of the Cup and the Volvo Ocean Race. However, others in the audience took Claught…
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Live Coverage: Extreme Sailing Series, Cabo:
The stunning Mexican municipality of Los Cabos will host the season finale of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series™, with eight teams from eight nations – including a Mexican-flagged wildcard – going head-to-head from Thursday to Sunday, November 30 to December 3.
Live broadcast video will be available on Saturday and Sunday with video graphics provided by SAP Sailing Analytics for all four days.
The 3 hour live streaming programme, produced by Red Handed TV, includes fixed onboard cameras delivering the action from the water, shore side cameras, in…
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