ESS Estambul. Presencia de doce equipos y el debut de una tripulación turca


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28/8/14

12 teams to race in Istanbul including first-ever Turkish Extreme 40 team

- Yandex and Palmarina to further strengthen the Istanbul Act as co-Host Venue partners.
- One day of open water racing preceding three days of Extreme 40 Stadium Racing, 11-14 September, including the additional challenge of racing on the notorious Bosphorus Strait.

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ESS Cardiff, triunfo para The Wave, Muscat


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25/8/14

Three-way shoot out at the top as Oman fly the flag on British waters at the Extreme Sailing Series™

- Collision in the final race between the leading pack – The Wave, Muscat, Alinghi and J.P. Morgan BAR – with all three leaning on each other hard as they fought to gain an advantage.

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ESS Cardiff día 3


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24/8/14

Small breeze & big tactics takes The Wave, Muscat into pole position ahead of final Cardiff showdown

- Big breeze inbound for tomorrow’s finale with 25 knots on the forecast and plenty of action expected to round out a spectacular event at the Cardiff Harbour Festival.
- Replay today’s Stadium Racing here – and be sure to hold out for the last points scoring races, where the breeze was up and the action came in thick and fast!
- GAC Pindar form team of the day clocking up more points then any other in their best day of the season.

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ESS Cardiff día 2, Alinghi nuevo líder parcial


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Big breeze & an epic 11 races in Cardiff reshuffle the Extreme Sailing Series™ leaderboard

- The fleet goes shoulder-to-shoulder on the right racetrack – just 300 metres wide at its narrowest point – with plenty of close-quarter racing for the thousands of spectators.
- Alinghi remain cool, calm and collected under pressure to gain control of the leaderboard.
- Replay today’s action from the Stadium Racecourse with Land Rover Global Ambassador Hannah White, and David ‘Freddie’ Carr here.
- Number crunching with SAP: A unique look at what we have learnt form the 2014 Series so far using the SAP sailing analytics. Who’s performing well and how do they do it? Watch the video to find out, here.

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ESS Cardiff. Cambios de tripulantes en la mayoría de los equipos


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14/8/14
Muchas caras nuevas se unen al Acto 5 de Extreme Sailing Series™ en Cardiff

- Cambios significativos en nueve de los 11 barcos de la flota
- El Cardiff Harbour Festival dará de nuevo la bienvenida a las Extreme Sailing Series™, presentado por Land Rover, un evento que atrajo a 120.000 espectadores en 2013. Puede ver el vídeo promocional aquí

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Extreme Sailing Series San Petersburgo día 3


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28/6/14

Six different race winners sees the tables turn on the Extreme Sailing Series™ Saint Petersburg leaderboard

- A massive 10-race day with six race winners sees a reshuffle of the pack ahead of tomorrow’s final showdown with eight teams eyeing the podium.
- Oman Air are the biggest climbers of the day, upgrading their overnight position from ninth to sixth.
- Replay today’s leaderboard changing Stadium Racing, with Land Rover Global Brand Ambassador Hannah White and David ‘Freddie’ Carr, here.

 

 

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Extreme Sailing Series San Petersburgo día 2


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27/6/14

Mastering the conditions and beating the clock key at Extreme Sailing Series™ Saint Petersburg presented by Land Rover

- Only two races complete, before fickle breeze prevailed and shut down proceedings.
- Watch the highlights from day two on the River Neva, here.
- Replay today’s Stadium Racing with expert insights from Land Rover Global Brand Ambassador Hannah White and David ‘Freddie’ Carr here.

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Extreme Sailing Series Qingdao, triunfo para Alinghi que destroza el barco en un choque con Red Bull

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4/5/14

Alinghi gana en Qingdao a pesar de la colisión con Red Bull Sailing Team que les impide terminar la regata

- Realteam, modelo de consistencia en los cuatro días de regata en Qingdao, se sube al segundo cajón del podio.
- Emirates Team New Zealand, tercer clasificado. The Wave, Muscat bajo presión ante el Acto 4 San Petersburgo a dos puntos en la clasificación general por detrás de Alinghi.
- El equipo de tierra de Oman Air recibe el primer trofeo ‘Above and Beyond’ de Land Rover.

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Extreme Sailing Series Qingdao día 3


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3/5/14

Swiss dominate as Alinghi and Realteam lead the charge ahead of the final Extreme Sailing Series™ Qingdao showdown

- Alinghi hold onto pole position, with Realteam hot on their heels after an outstanding day by Jérôme Clerc and his team.
- The Wave, Muscat set out to defend their reign at the top of the Series leaderboard, heading into the final showdown in third place.

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Extreme Sailing Series Qingdao día 2


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2/5/14

Full pressure day as the Extreme 40 fleet battle huge gusts on the Qingdao stadium racecourse

It was a full pressure day as the fleet moved into stadium racing mode at the Land Rover Extreme Sailing Series™ in Qingdao, described by the skippers as ‘radical’, ‘full-on’, ‘unpredictable’ and gnarly’, with gusts up to 32 knots weaving their way through the surrounding skyscrapers like bullets screaming across the stadium racecourse.

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