VIDEO: Preview of ISAF Sailing World Cup Final 2014
Published on November 20th, 2014
All ten Olympic events will be contested in Abu Dhabi at the inaugural ISAF Sailing World Cup Final 2014 on November 26-30, with an open kiteboarding event joining the fray around Lulu Island off the UAE capital’s stunning Corniche.
An invitational championship, with just 20 top boats in each event, the competition is set to be fierce. Equipment will be supplied in eight of the ten Olympic events (RS:X sailors shall bring their own equipment) and support will be available for travel expenses and accommodation.
The ten Olympic events will contest an opening series and a Medal Race with the kiteboard fleet using a short track format. Prize money will be in awarded to the top three overall finishers in each of the Olympic events from a total prize purse of US$200,000.
Video published on Nov 20, 2014.