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 public.
March 16-19 – Muscat, Oman
April 29-May 2 – Qingdao, China
June 23-26 – Cardiff, UK
July 28-31 – Hamburg, Germany
September 1-4 – St Petersburg, Russia
September 22-25 – Madeira Islands, Portugal
October 6-9 – Lisbon, Portugal
December 8-11 – Australia (location TBD)