Sailing

The Great Britain SailGP team has become the first of the existing eight entries into the league to take franchise ownership, with the team’s captain, Ben Ainslie, taking the majority shareholding.

The search for a host venue for the 37th America’s Cup will continue after organisers announced they are extending the selection period in order to work through the final details of the sailing competition a…

Team sailing competition SailGP has this morning unveiled a new Swiss team backed by Nordic oil and gas company Lundin Energy as an expansion franchise for its third season

The impact of Covid-19 forced SailGP to “think outside the box” in terms of handling aspects of the team sailing competition remotely in order to trim costs and operate in a more sustainable fashion, chi…

SailGP, the team sailing competition co-founded and financially backed by Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison, will be profitable once a title sponsorship agreement has been delivered, according to Sir Russell…

The planned SailGP event in the New Zealand city of Christchurch next January appears set to be postponed after the series’ request for access to managed isolation and quarantine facilities for teams a…

The SailGP global racing league has announced a sponsorship deal with eyewear manufacturer Maui Jim Sunglasses. The US-based company was today (Friday) named as the series’ ‘Official Eyewear Supplier’. T

The Irish city of Cork has been included on a shortlist of candidates selected by Emirates Team New Zealand for hosting rights to the 37th edition of the America’s Cup sailing event.

The SailGP series has claimed a world first with the launch of the Impact League, an integrated initiative that will rank teams based on their efforts to reduce their carbon footprint and accelerate inclusivity…

SailGP is set to return to Sydney Harbour after the sailing series announced it would be adding a ninth race to its 2021-22 calendar, the Australian Sail Grand Prix

Emirates Team New Zealand has announced that it has been unable to reach an agreement to stage the 37th edition of the America’s Cup sailing event in Auckland and will now commence discussions with other n…

Global multi-stage sailing event The Ocean Race has secured an agreement with Swiss watch manufacturer Ulysse Nardin. The company joins the Official Partner tier of The Ocean Race’s sponsorship portfolio.

Sunset+Vine, the UK-based sports production and media company, has been appointed to a production and distribution contract for sailing’s 2021 Hempel World Cup Series.

The Ocean Race has agreed a rights deal with media group Discovery ahead of the start of its inaugural Europe event in Lorient, France

Action cameras brand GoPro has signed a value-in-kind agreement with SailGP, designating the brand as the official on-board action camera provider for season two of the high-speed, grand prix sailing series

International sailing championship SailGP and US multinational computer technology company Oracle have expanded their data partnership to help improve team performances and the fan experience

International sailing championship SailGP has agreed a deal with Champagne Barons de Rothschild to supply its Season 2 events