ISAF Sailing World Cup Final
26 Nov 14
With practice now over the sailors competing at the ISAF Sailing World Cup Final in Abu Dhabi are expecting a new challenge and test to come from the waters off of the stunning Corniche.
In recognition of his domination of the Laser Class over the years to such an extent that any sailor would be hard pushed to match across any other class, winning his fifth Laser World Championship title in 2001 following on from his silver medal at the 2000 Olympic Regatta.
In recognition of her extraordinary success in the 2000-2001 Vendée Globe single-handed circumnavigation. She proved that size doesn't matter by trouncing all except the winner to become the fastest single-handed female circumnavigator and placed second in the race.