Video Highlights: Extreme Sailing Series Lisbon 2016:
Red Bull Sailing Team caused one of the biggest upsets of the 2016 Extreme Sailing Series™ at the penultimate Act of the year in Lisbon (Oct. 6-9), as they knocked overall leaders Oman Air off the Act 7 podium in a thrilling finale. Watch the highlights from one of the most exhilarating events of the year so far. Video published on Oct 31, 2016.
The Extreme Sailing Series is in its tenth season, with this year’s eight event tour travelling through Asia, Europe, and Australia. The platform used is the one design foiling GC32 catamaran, with the format highlighting ‘stadium’ short-course racing in front of the …
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Keeping the Olympic Flame Lit:
The Closing Ceremonies for the Rio Games 2016 marked the launch of the Olympic Channel, a $ 450 million venture designed to keep Olympic sports and athletes relevant in the years between each Games.
The digital channel, which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, provides a mix of live sports events, documentaries, archive footage, news and highlights.
Relive the Sailing events at the Rio Olympics by watching replays of the Medal Races on the Olympic Channel. For all the sailing coverage…click here.
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