2016 events on the GC32 Racing Tour will be held in southern Europe venues that offer optimum wind conditions in order for the ultra-high speed catamarans to spend maximum time foiling.
With rain squalls scudding across the sky at up to 42 knots, the final day’s racing was abandoned at Marseille One Design, the concluding event of the Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour 2015. Thanks to some strong performances earlier in the regatta, Alinghi won the regatta, while Sultanate of Oman’s 3rd place in Marseille was sufficient to make them champions of the season.
With just one day remaining at Marseille One Design - the finale of the Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour 2015 - the game has drawn a lot closer, the outcome a lot more uncertain. A weird and whacky day of very light airs has almost wiped out Alinghi’s previously comfortable lead in this regatta.
Spindrift racing was the top performing boat of day 2 at Marseille One Design, the finale of the Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour 2015.
It was a gusty race course for day one of Marseille One Design, the concluding event of the Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour 2015. The 2012 Olympic Champion Nathan Outteridge was quick to get to grips with starting the GC32 on his first day as replacement helmsman for Sultanate of Oman.