Tag: 52 Super Series

  • Alegre Dominate in Menorca

    Alegre Dominate in Menorca

    Not since Quantum Key West Race Week in 2014 has a 52 SUPER SERIES team opened a regatta with three back-to-back race wins, but Andy Soriano’s Alegre team matched the record of Quantum Racing today when they took both winning guns in breezy conditions at the Menorca 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week to complement their […]

  • Mahon and Menorca Ready for 52 SUPER SERIES Action

    Mahon and Menorca Ready for 52 SUPER SERIES Action

    The Plattner family’s South African flagged Phoenix laid down a marker that they should again be podium contenders when they won today’s light winds official practice race prior to Tuesday’s start of the Menorca 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week. With America’s Cup winner and many times 52 SUPER SERIES champion Ed Baird calling tactics this […]

  • Galicia and Saint Tropez are New Venues on the 2021 Calendar for the 52 SUPER SERIES

    Galicia and Saint Tropez are New Venues on the 2021 Calendar for the 52 SUPER SERIES

    Galicia in the wild and stunningly beautiful north of Spain, and chic and elegant Saint Tropez, two very different and contrasting venues, will both feature highly as the world’s leading grand prix monohull circuit, the 52 SUPER SERIES, bounces back for what promises to be an exciting and engaging 2021 season. “There is no getting […]

  • Puerto Portals to host the Rolex TP52 World Championship in september

    Puerto Portals to host the Rolex TP52 World Championship in september

    As the 52 SUPER SERIES racing fleet of TP52 grand-prix racing yachts returned today from Cape Town, South Africa, aboard the cargo ship BBC Dolphin in Valencia, Spain, circuit organisers have put plans in place to run the prestigious Rolex TP52 World Championship at the ever-popular Mallorcan venue of Puerto Portals from 15-19 September. Time […]

  • Italian 2020 52 SUPER SERIES Regattas Cancelled

    Italian 2020 52 SUPER SERIES Regattas Cancelled

    May’s Royal Cup 52 SUPER SERIES Scarlino 2020 and June’s Audi 52 SUPER SERIES Porto Cervo & TP52 20th Anniversary Invitational 2020 have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In close collaboration with the host organisations, stakeholders and team owners, the 52 SUPER SERIES has cancelled the two key regattas, which were both due […]

  • The 52 SUPER SERIES cancels the second event in Cape Town due to COVID-19

    The 52 SUPER SERIES cancels the second event in Cape Town due to COVID-19

    Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the second event of the 2020 52 SUPER SERIES season, which was scheduled to take place in Cape Town, South Africa from March 31st to April 4th has been cancelled. Following final consultation between the 52 SUPER SERIES’ Board of Directors, in light of the deteriorating COVID-19 pandemic, the […]

  • Azzurra captures the lead of the 52 Super Series in Cape Town

    Azzurra captures the lead of the 52 Super Series in Cape Town

    Technical breakdowns unsettled Hasso Plattner’s Phoenix 11 team as the 2019 circuit champions Azzurra maintained their consistent form to overhaul the local Cape Town favourites who drop to second place after four races have been sailed at the Odzala Discovery Camps 52 SUPER SERIES V&A Waterfront – Cape Town regatta. After a solid win in […]

  • VIDEO: Platoon Take their Second Rolex TP52 World Championship title after nervy Bay of Palma finale

    VIDEO: Platoon Take their Second Rolex TP52 World Championship title after nervy Bay of Palma finale

    Harm Müller-Spreer’s Platoon team won the Rolex TP52 World Championship title on the Bay of Palma today, but the German-flagged team, led by the Hamburg-based owner-driver did not make it easy for themselves as they had to contend with two additional penalty points that they were given for twice making contact with rival boats as […]

  • VIDEO: Platoon takes control in Puerto Portals

    VIDEO: Platoon takes control in Puerto Portals

    A testing, northwesterly offshore wind of 12-17kts produced fantastic racing conditions today at the Rolex TP52 World Championship on the Bay of Palma out of Puerto Portals as Harm Müller-Spreer’s Platoon took control of the title race. They posted two first places and a fifth to lead the championship by seven points going into the […]

  • Sled slide into Rolex TP52 World Championship lead

    Sled slide into Rolex TP52 World Championship lead

    If the Bay of Palma has a reputation for consistent, steady seabreeze conditions, the second race of the day rather upset that notion. A 25 degree shift in wind direction complicated the first run, the prelude to a funky, challenging second half of the race, which was completed in a dying, very unsettled breeze. After […]