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Australia wins opening Sydney SailGP races over Japan

1 month ago   |   By National Post

SYDNEY, Australia - Tom Slingsby and his Australia high-speed catamaran won the opening Sydney SailGP event, finishing first in four of the five fleet races and then winning the championship match race over Japan on Saturday.
Starting the second day a point behind the Japan boat skippered by Slingsby's fellow 2012 Olympic gold medallist Nathan Outteridge, Australia won Saturday's two fleet races.
The two boats were neck and neck in the early stages of the head-to-head final, but Australia pulled away to win by 37 seconds.
“It felt like he was always there, he was always one mistake away...
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Australia wins opening Sydney SailGP final over Japan

Australia wins opening Sydney SailGP final over Japan

1 month ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

SYDNEY - Tom Slingsby and his Australia high-speed catamaran won the opening Sydney SailGP event, finishing first in four of the five races and then winning the championship match race over Japan on Saturday.
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