S.E. Asia

Redhanded TV Nominated for Broadcast Digital Award

While the America’s Cup is promising a revolution in the way sailing is broadcast, elsewhere in sailing, broadcasters are working on how to best communicate and broadcast ‘old fashioned’ match racing. Rather than patronise the wider viewing public and remove ‘complications’ – the World Match Racing Tour and it’s media […]

Dong-Young Kim Talks About the Korea Match Cup

The World Match Racing Tour has made a strategic decision to leverage emerging sailing markets to drive growth of the tour and the sport of sailing. The Korea Match Cup is a newcomer to the tour, but has significant support from the local community and a young, leisure sailing market […]

Watch the 2010 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – In India. 2

Despite the success of the Volvo Ocean Race‘s successful stopover in India during the last race, the country has not really┬áreceived┬áthe attention it should from sailing rights holders. Recent viewing figures that we’ve seen show that the television audience for sailing in India is huge – much larger than some […]

Watch the 2010 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Start Live.

Permanis Isotonic Drink Sponsors Monsoon Cup for 2nd Year.

Malaysian drinks manufacturer Permanis Sdn Bhd will continue its sponsorship of the Monsoon Cup for a second year. Revive Isotonic will be the official isotonic drink for the Monsoon Cup, the finale and World Championship deciding race of The World Match Racing Tour (WMRT). [cleeng_content id=”717262933″ description=”99 cents or 10,000 […]

Vietnam Looks to Halong as World Match Racing Tour Venue.

There is no doubt that Vietnam has a spectacular coastline. Earlier in the year, when the World Match Racing Tour (WMRT) announced a round of the global series in the country, they looked at the resort beach of Nha Trang to host the regatta. While the deal fell through, the […]