Oman Sail appoints new CEO

April 1st, 2020|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, April 1st 2020: After eleven years of exceptional service and leadership, David Graham will be stepping down from his role as CEO of Oman Sail on April 1, 2020.   Dr. Khamis Al Jabri has been appointed as the new CEO of the company. Dr Khamis Al Jabri brings with him a wealth of

New international appeal for 10th edition of Mussanah Race Week

February 19th, 2020|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, 17th February 2020: Mussanah Race Week, the region’s popular youth sailing event, gets underway in Oman later this month with exciting added extras helping to mark its 10th anniversary edition. The popular regatta will be boosted this year with the 2020 Techno Asian Championships and the GCC Sailing Championship, attracting best international and GCC

World’s best sailors to compete in Oman in 2021

February 12th, 2020|Home Slider, News|

Oman’s global event hosting capabilities has been given a huge endorsement, with Oman Sail selected to host the World Championships for three Olympic classes - 49er, 49erFX and Nacra - in 2021.   The 2021 World Championships will be a truly global event. Teams from all over the world will journey to the Sultanate to

TEAM EFG BANK WINS SAILING ARABIA – THE TOUR IN OMAN

February 8th, 2020|Home Slider, News|

Team EFG Bank, made up of Olympian Sofian Bouvet, fellow Frenchman Gaulthier Germain, and rising Omani star Ali al Balushi, has taken a resounding win in the 2020 edition of the EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour in Oman.   EFG Bank dominated from the very first stage in Salalah, with the team remaining unchallenged

In partnership with Oman Sail and Oman Paralympic Committee BP Oman launches the region’s first para-sailing programme

December 4th, 2019|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, 3rd December 2019: Oman Sail, BP Oman and Oman Paralympic Committee have come together to launch the region’s first para-sailing programme, SailFree, which is designed to introduce people with a physical impairment to the sport of sailing. The Oman Sail headquarters in Muscat’s Al Mouj Marina was the setting for the launch, which was

Omani 49er Olympic hopefuls ready for test in New Zealand

November 26th, 2019|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, November 26th 2019: Oman’s Musab al Hadi and Waleed al Kindi will take another step towards selection for Tokyo and making Olympic history during this week’s competition in New Zealand.   Fresh from winning gold at the 2019 Asian Championships, Omani 49er pair Musab Al Hadi and Waleed al Kindi are taking on some

Team Oman Air finishes second overall after 2019 GC32 Racing Tour season comes to an end with a thrilling regatta in Muscat, Oman

November 10th, 2019|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, 9th November 2019: The GC32 Racing Tour Oman Cup has been hailed as a great success, following exciting and highly competitive sailing in Muscat. In what was the final event of the 2019 GC32 Racing Tour season, the four days of racing off Al Mouj Marina in Muscat tested the fleet of international crews,

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