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2006, 2017

Oman Sail yachtsmen celebrate winning classic Giraglia Rolex Cup race

June 20th, 2017|News|

Muscat, June 20th 2017: Two Omani sailors are celebrating their success in one of the Mediterranean’s most prestigious and popular yacht races. Oman Sail yachtsmen Sami Al Shukaili and Mohammed Al Mujani were both among the crew aboard DHL Adelasia Di Torres, which has won its class in the classic Giraglia Rolex Cup offshore race.The two were invited to join the

1505, 2017

Renowned French yachtsman concludes a visit to remember in Oman

May 15th, 2017|News|

The celebrated French yachtsman Philippe Poupon has completed his family’s exploration of Oman with a visit to the Musandam peninsula. The tour of the Sultanate came in the course of an epic seven-year expedition that has seen the family criss-cross the globe to raise awareness of climate change and marine pollution issues. It was appropriate therefore that the Poupons’ final

105, 2017

Team Oman Air achieve Qingdao podium after eleventh-hour Extreme Sailing Series Act 2 comeback

May 1st, 2017|Extreme Sailing Series, News|

Team Oman Air pulled off an incredible comeback to score their second podium finish of the season in a thrilling finale to Act 2 in Qingdao, China. The Omani-flagged crew, this year led by New Zealand skipper Phil Robertson, jumped three places up the leaderboard to finish in third thanks to a stunning last-day performance on the waters of Fushan Bay.With the

3004, 2017

Team Oman Air score big breeze win to set up final day thriller at Extreme Sailing Series in Qingdao

April 30th, 2017|Extreme Sailing Series, News|

A resounding victory in the final race of the penultimate day in Qingdao kept Team Oman Air's dreams of a second podium finish of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series alive. Phil Robertson's men proved uncatchable as they romped home to glory in the seventh and last outing of the day as Qingdao delivered a 20-knot breeze blasting through the city's

2804, 2017

Team Oman Air promise to bounce back after frustrating opener to Extreme Sailing Series round two

April 28th, 2017|Extreme Sailing Series, News|

Typically challenging weather conditions in China's Olympic Sailing City of Qingdao left Team Oman Air frustrated but defiant after a mixed bag of results in the Extreme Sailing Series round two curtain raiser. Qingdao is notorious for delivering tricky sailing conditions that can change in an instant - and that's just what happened today as the Extreme Sailing Series and

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