Massive lead changes at Extreme Sailing Series Muscat:
Muscat, Oman (March 10, 2017) – An epic finale to the opening Act of the Extreme Sailing Series™ is on the cards following an extraordinary penultimate day in Muscat that saw the overall lead change seven times in nine nail-biting races.
Danish crew SAP Extreme Sailing Team, home team Oman Air and 2016 Extreme Sailing Series champions Alinghi all held the top spot at some stage during the third thrilling day of racing at Muscat’s Almouj Golf.
When the bumper day of super-fast foiling under Oman’s bright blue skies finally wound up it was the Danes who came away with the tiniest of advantages – a minuscule one-point buffer over arch rivals Oman Air.
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US Sailor of the Month – Pam Healy:
US Sailing’s Sailor of the Month award acknowledges sailing achievements by people involved or associated with the sport in all its forms. Here is the latest recipient.