Singapore to host the Series opener for 2015 Extreme Sailing Series™
Catch some of sailing’s legendary names as Singapore hosts the first Act from 5th – 8th February to kick off the Extreme Sailing Series 2015 at The Promontory@Marina Bay – one of the tightest and most spectacular inner city courses in the Series. Global asset management company Aberdeen Asset Management will continue to support the Host Venue of Singapore as the local Event Main Partner.
The Series maintains the highest level of sporting integrity, in the same award-winning Stadium Racing format, taking the fleet of high-performance Extreme 40s to a mix of iconic cities, established sailing venues and markets of strong commercial value to stakeholders.
Don’t miss out on the intense competition this February, and make it a weekend with your family and friends at the Race Village. Be treated to a bundle of entertainment, food and beverages, family activities, and for the more adventurous, on-water activities, all beneath Singapore’s iconic skyline.
For more information, please go to www.extremesailingseries.com. Entry is free.
Event: Extreme Sailing Series™ 2015
Date: 5 – 8th February 2014, Race Village opens to public on 6th February
Time: Race Village is open to public from 11am daily
Venue: The Promontory @ Marina Bay
Nearest MRT: Marina Bay
Ticket prices: Free admission
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About Extreme Sailing Series
Extreme Sailing Series™
Established in 2007, the Extreme Sailing Series™ is the original ‘stadium-style’ racing circuit designed for spectators, delivering high-performance action close to shore. Attracting some of the worlds very best sailors racing 40-feet multihulls on short courses, the global circuit spans the Middle East, Asia, South America and Europe. The Extreme Sailing Series™ also delivers a unique and bespoke VIP experience, with guests racing on board during the races. And sailing fans around the world follow the action via the live TV coverage online.
The media value of the Extreme Sailing Series™ has grown year on year since 2007, and in 2012 was valued at €27.8million including a 7-part TV series distributed to broadcasters worldwide, offering an attractive proposition to the circuit’s partners that includes Series Main Partner Land Rover and other premium, world-class brands. For more information on our partners click here.
Focusing on building its shoreside Race Village with live music and entertainment, this pioneering circuit will continue to innovate as it looks to the future. The Extreme Sailing Series™ has been granted “Special Event Status” by ISAF, the sport’s governing body, and is a strong supporter of promoting sailing in to new markets and to new audiences.