Tag Archives : Olympic


Online Videos enable Olympic Sailors to learn

  Online Videos enable Olympic Sailors to learn on the move Audi Sailing Team Germany has created a comprehensive range of ‘how to’ videos for sailors to learn key racing skills whenever the time or the opportunity arises. Part of the resources available in the STG Online Academy, the videos offer expert instruction in a […]


Philipp Buhl bronze at World Championships

Laser sailor Philipp Buhl bronze at World Championships 23.11.2013 There is an exciting sailing season to end with the “laser World Championships” (17-23 November 2013) in the Oman. Olympic contender Philipp Buhl for the coronation from the sailing team, the Audi Sailing Team Germany, with an outstanding third place and caused the earned the bronze […]


Sailors of the German National Team use SAP Technology

Sailors of the German National Team use SAP Technology PRESS RELEASE Sailing Team Germany uses SAP Tide App The speed of a sailboat depends on a variety of factors: trim, boat handling and teamwork, but also local wind and current changes. To win a sailing regatta, crews have to take those last two factors into […]


New Zealand dominated the Seiko 49er & 49erFX World Championships

Kiwis dominate 49er and FX Worlds with 2 gold, 1 silver 2013 Seiko 49er & 49erFX World Championships Sept 29, 2013.  Marseille, France. New Zealand dominated the Seiko 49er & 49erFX World Championships in Marseille with a dazzling display of confidence and maturity by three young teams all in their early 20s. First up was […]


Team Korea enters 2013 Extreme Sailing Series

Team Korea enters 2013 Extreme Sailing Series The inaugural Act of the 2013 Extreme Sailing Series will commence in Muscat, Oman in just over one weeks time where Team Korea, the Korean America’s Cup syndicate, skippered by Peter Burling, Olympic silver medallist from London 2012, will line up for their Extreme 40 debut. In another […]


Volvo Ocean Race 2014

RECIFE, Brazil, 17 January 2013 – The Brazilian state of Pernambuco will enter a team in the next edition of the Volvo Ocean Race and its capital city of Recife will provide the first stopover along the route of the race, which starts in Alicante in the second half of 2014. The Recife team becomes […]


Ben Ainslie ISAF Rolex Sailor of the Year

WEYMOUTH, ENGLAND – AUGUST 05: Ben Ainslie of Great Britain celebrates with the gold medal after winning the Men’s Finn Sailing on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth & Portland Venue at Weymouth Harbour on August 5, 2012 in Weymouth, England. (Image credit: Getty Images via @daylife) Ben Ainslie, the […]


Extreme Sailing Series Penultimate Act of 2012

The stakes are high and every point counts at the penultimate Act of 2012 – watch the video here – RS:X World Champion windsurfer Julien Bontemps to compete in the Jaguar NeilPryde Racing Series – Watch all the Extreme 40 action live online, 1400 CEST daily including expert commentary in English and French (19-21 October) […]


World Match Racing Tour

Williams: Match Racing Strategy Key to Gold Medal SuccessLondon, UK – 12 September, 2012: Current Alpari World Match Racing Tour Champion, Ian Williams was one of many keen observers of the Olympic sailing in Weymouth. Although fleet racing was the focus, Williams believes the regatta was a great advert for match racing, with no less […]


Hannah Mills to join Team Wales for Act 5, Cardiff – King of Shaves + Extreme

- Welsh Olympic silver medallist Hannah Mills to join Team Wales for Act 5, Cardiff – King of Shaves + Extreme 40 = #Hyperformance Sailing This Summer – Cardiff prepares to welcome the nine-strong Extreme 40 fleet for Welsh debut – watch the video – Follow the action online on the official event website and […]