Swiss Match Race Gentleman Monnin Returns with 2017 Tour Card
The 2016 season tested the Albert Riele Swiss Team to the maximum and with mixed results the team found themselves in unfamiliar territory on the WMRT leaderboard. With a new setup in 2017, Eric believes his long-term game plan will kick in this year and the team sees big improvements on the horizon.
Miami to Welcome WMRT Double Header and Match Race Licensing Clinic
The World Match Racing Tour will host back-to-back World Tour level events on the idyllic water of Biscayne Bay this April. The sheltered racecourse means flat and fast conditions perfectly suited to M32 racing. Prior to these events WMRT will host a series of three match race clinics for competitors to obtain their M32 Match Race License, a must have to compete on the Tour.
GILMOUR TAKES GEOGRAPHE BAY CUP AFTER 3 DAYS AT THE TOP
Western Australian skipper David Gilmour survived strong competition and very unpredictable conditions on the third and final day, to win the Geographe Bay Cup. Another local skipper, Matt Jerwood finished up second, so both these teams qualify for Match Cup Sweden in Marstrand, a championship level event on the World Match Racing Tour.
DAVID GILMOUR STILL LEADS, BUT WITH GROWING PRESSURE FROM LOCAL RIVALS
Though David Gilmour still leads the Geographe Bay Cup, he is no longer undefeated and is under pressure with three other skippers just one point behind him. Fellow Western Australian Torvar Mirsky knocked Gilmour off his pedestal, and is one of the three skippers putting on the pressure.
DAVID GILMOUR LEADS AFTER ACTION PACKED DAY AFLOAT
David Gilmour and his team are top of the leaderboard at the Geographe Bay Cup on the World Match Racing Tour, after what was a short but action packed session on the water. He won all three races contested, but two other skippers are also undefeated, but sailed fewer races.