Starts: September 25, 2016 SUN 11:30 AM EDT(US)
Starts: September 25, 2016 SUN 10:00 AM EDT (US)
LIVE Replay Madeira Islands: Day Three - Extreme Sailing Series™ 2016
Welcome to the Madeira Islands
We catch up with Sail Portugal - Visit Madeira's three-time Portuguese Olympian Diogo Cayolla who gives us the low-down on his team's performance so far this season, the brand-new Portuguese venue in Madeira, and what it's like to race in front of a home crowd. Published Sep 24, 2016
Meet SAP Extreme Sailing Team's co-skippers Gram-Hansen and Køstner:
Danish sailing stars Rasmus Køstner and Jes Gram-Hansen give an insight into their relationship as co-skippers of SAP Extreme Sailing Team in the Extreme Sailing Series™. What makes these brothers in arms tick? Video above published Sep 23, 2016
Video above: GC32 foil launch 2014--Launching the flying GC32--America's Cup sailor and Gazprom Extreme Series helmsman Paul Campbell James on flying GC32 during the launch in 2014. GC32 Version2: New L-Foils + New T Rudder + RakeControl system.
Extreme Sailing Series 2016: GC32s replaced Extreme 40s in the 2016 Extreme Sailing Series. The world’s leading Stadium Racing Series, celebrated its tenth season in 2016 with the introduction of a fleet of foiling GC32 catamarans, with the world’s top sailors ‘flying’ in front of thousands of spectators at premium venues around the globe. The 2016 season features a full grid of professional and brand-backed sponsored teams racing at iconic venues.
Madeira Islands, Portugal | Extreme Sailing Series: The island of Madeira, located in the Atlantic Ocean, boasts an abundance of dramatic scenery. Act 6, set in Marina Funchal, on the south coast of the island, with generally light to moderate winds, will present a real challenge to the sailors who will sail in the warm waters just off the coast of the island’s capital.
Extreme Sailing Series overall standings after Act 5:
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Extreme Sailing Series 2016 - Remaining Schedule:
Act 6 Madeira Islands Sep 22-25
Act 7 Lisbon Oct 6-9
Act 8 Australia Dec 8-11
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