Al Mouj is new to EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour but an experienced crew, packed with spirit and talent, is hungry for success with plans to spring a few surprises. The Omani-French crew is skippered by French navigator Nico Lunven who has Volvo Ocean Race, Tour de France a Voile, Figaro and RORC
Team Renaissance Services combine Oman’s best offshore and inshore talent in push for EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour 2016 honours
Some of Oman’s best known sailing stars, led by Fahad Al Hasni have grouped together for EFG Sailing Arabia – the Tour 2016 to form Team Renaissance with local knowledge of the Arabian Gulf set to be their strongest suit. Al Hasni, a key member of Oman Sail’s record breaking Musandam-Oman
The sixth edition of Sailing Arabia – The Tour will begin on 15 February 2016 with a new route and a combination of long distance open water legs and intense inport racing. The Tour has been revised at the request of sailors seeking new challenges and will see the fleet cross the Arabian Gulf twice
The initiative, organised by Oman Sail and Tour sponsors EFG International, allowed the youngsters, aged between 9-13 years old, an opportunity to meet this year’s competitors and chat to skipper of the EFG Bank (Monaco) boat, Sidney Gavignet – one of France’s most respected and well-known offshore sailors, and winner of Legs 1 and 3.
Operating under the Ministry of Social Development, the Child Care Centre provides a family and community environment for orphaned children, including a library, nursery, access to school supplies and playgrounds to promote a wholesome upbringing for the children that covers personal, social, emotional and physiological development. Run by a team of volunteers, the Centre also
EFG Sailing Arabia – the Tour defending champions EFG Bank Monaco will cross the start line on February 15th in the Sultanate of Oman with hopes of turning the heavy weight of expectation into another celebration of success. Skipper Sidney Gavignet, one of France’s most respected and well-known offshore sailors, has cleverly combined youth and
An all new format and a new route is set to give EFG Sailing Arabia - The Tour (SATT) greater prominence in 2015 as the appeal of the Gulf region’s leading offshore race extends further afield. Sponsored once more by EFG, the leading global private banking group, SATT 2015 will see a radical change to