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Big breeze baptism of fire as EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour 2017 gets underway

2017-02-17T13:11:12+00:00 February 14th, 2017|

The eight international crews vying to be crowned EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour 2017 champions were today facing a baptism of fire with heavy weather lying in wait on the opening offshore leg from Muscat to Sohar.A feisty 20-knot breeze and wind-whipped seas will provide an early test for the teams, representing Oman, Kuwait,

Eight international crews set sail in EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour 2017

2017-02-17T13:11:28+00:00 February 13th, 2017|

The 2017 edition of EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour was given an illustrious opening today, kick-starting two weeks of world class racing around the stunning Gulf region. The eight international crews representing Oman, Kuwait, Switzerland, Germany, France, Great Britain and Italy will race more than 700 miles around the Arabian Gulf in five

Team Zain aims to put big smiles on crew faces in 2017 EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour

2017-02-08T15:56:42+00:00 February 8th, 2017|

When Kuwait-based Team Zain first contested EFG Sailing Arabia - The Tour in 2015, the focus was on team building but increasingly, their preparations are geared to achieving a good result. So, in 2017 the team, unchanged from last year with French skipper Cedric Pouligny and navigator Gerald Veniard back in control, will travel

Team Al Mouj sets sights on victory in EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour 2017

2017-02-06T08:27:28+00:00 February 6th, 2017|

At EFG Sailing Arabia - The Tour last year, Team Al Mouj Muscat were the new comers on the block with ambitious plans to spring a surprise, which they duly did when they finished on the podium in the opening round of the epic two-week quest for honours. With backing from the Sultanate of