Oman Airports backs all-female entry in EFG Sailing Arabia –The Tour 2016

2017-01-09T15:38:42+02:00 February 11th, 2016|

Oman Airports Management Company (OAMC), the Sultanate’s airport management and operations entity, has announced their support of the all-female Oman Airports-Al Thuraya team in the region’s leading offshore sailing race, EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour. Speaking about the team, Sheikh Aimen Ahmed Al Hosni, Chief Executive Officer at OAMC said, "It

Team Averda to join the action at upcoming EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour

2017-01-09T15:38:42+02:00 February 10th, 2016|

With two runners-up places to his name, Marcel Herrera, skipper of the ‘young guns’ Team Averda will be pulling out all the stops in the EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour 2016, the longest offshore race in the GCC, to turn a flair for adventure into the ultimate treasure trail. This will

Team Mangold makes debut in 2016 EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour

2017-01-09T15:38:42+02:00 January 12th, 2016|

Team Mangold has announced that they will be making their debut in the upcoming edition of Oman Sail’s EFG Sailing Arabia – the Tour which will run from 15th - 29th February 2016. The crew are new to racing in the Arabian Sea but they are hoping their sense of adventure, inspired

ZAIN wins final leg, EFG BANK (MONACO) wins overall

2017-01-09T15:38:44+02:00 March 1st, 2015|Tags: , , , |

Even more commendable is the fact that the crew consists of enthusiastic novices, formed mainly from employees of Zain – one of the Middle East’s leading mobile telecoms operators. They managed to take the lead during the night on the windy, 90nm leg from Doha, and engage in a tough battle with Team averda in

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Doha’s inport race keeps EFG BANK (MONACO) in prime position

2017-01-09T15:38:44+02:00 February 28th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

The EFG Sailing Arabia - The Tour is a demonstration of Oman Sail’s passion for the sport and its commitment to help bring together the best sailing talent in the GCC to race against elite international sailors. The inport racing today showed how Oman Sail’s fleet of identical one-design Farr 30s encourages healthy competition. The