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29 May 2020 22:32
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  •   Home > News > Sports > Sailing

    Another financial success for New Zealand sailing great and Sail GP boss Sir Russell Coutts

    Another financial success for New Zealand sailing great and Sail GP boss Sir Russell Coutts


    The yachting franchise has sold a minority stake to sports and entertainment group Endeavor in a deal which values the fledgling event at $309 million.

    SailGP's second season starts at the end of the month in Sydney.

    The regatta has teams race in identical foiling catamarans and culminates in a $1.5 million winner-takes-all match race.

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