Rosters filling for 2019 SailGP Season:
The countdown continues for the launch of the well-funded SailGP global racing league that will have five events in 2019 and a winner-take-all $ 1 million match race.
SailGP is the brainchild of American billionaire-businessman Larry Ellison and prominent New Zealand yachtsman Sir Russell Coutts, a multiple world champion, Olympic gold medallist and five times America’s Cup winner.
While these two sought to reimagine the America’s Cup to bolster its commercial foundation, the historic event was too burdened with rules to fully achieve this objective. So SailGP is their new vision that seeks to …
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Rosters filling for 2019 SailGP Season, Editor
Winners decided for DAME Award 2018:
(November 13, 2018) – The 28th Design Award METSTRADE (DAME) competition attracted 127 entries from 25 countries, from which a total of 63 products advanced to the final judging rounds. The DAME Award 2018 was presented to the Triskel Marine Integrel while a further five products were named as Category Winners and 22 received Special Mentions. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Winners decided for DAME Award 2018, Editor