A Funny Thing Happened…


The World Yacht Racing Forum has taken place again, with some of the sailing industry’s top people in attendance, talking about the business of yacht racing. Over the next few weeks, we will be transcribing some of the sessions that took place at the forum and giving you the chance to learn some of the best practice and insights from the panels.

Does Sailing Deliver Sponsorship ROI? : Featuring Mirabaud, BT Global Services and Kevin Roberts from Sportsbusiness as well as David Fuller from YachtRacing.biz. More…

Driving The Growth of Sailing Through Digital : Featuring people who are doing it, making apps, building Facebook pages and interfacing TV from boats to global TV networks. More…

Also at the forum, the Extreme Sailing Series announced its calendar and venues for 2012. We caught up with OC Thirdpole Chairman Mark Turner and asked him about a wide variety of issues. Watch the video here…

Recent Sailing Business Related News

If you still haven’t switched over to YachtRacing.biz, then you might have missed the following stories – and our particular take on them.