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San Diego Chosen Once Again to Host the USA Act of the Extreme Sailing Series™ in 2018

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Renowned for its intense racing, the adrenaline-fueled Extreme
Sailing Series™
returns to San Diego, CA, for the second year, from
18-21 October. The only US stop on the action-packed seven-Act global
tour will play host to a fleet of elite-level international sailing
teams, including one USA squad, in an event presented by SAP, all racing
in identical flying hydrofoil catamarans: GC32.

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A fleet of elite-level international sailing teams, including one USA squad, will be racing in ident ...

A fleet of elite-level international sailing teams, including one USA squad, will be racing in identical flying hydrofoil catamarans: GC32 (Photo: Lloyd Images)

As well as breathtaking racing, the penultimate event of the 2018 season
will provide shore-side entertainment for the whole family. Spectators
can enjoy live music, entertainment, bars, food stalls and expert
commentary of the racing, and also take advantage of the perfect viewing
spot from the free-to-enter public Race Village located on Harbor Island.

Alternatively, spectators can watch the exciting Stadium Racing from the
comfort of the VIP Extreme Club, which offers guests the opportunity to
enjoy the event in style. With unrivalled views of the racing, five-star
catering, refreshments, and exclusive entertainment and
behind-the-scenes access, it promises to deliver an unforgettable
experience. Watch the San Diego promo here.

Spectators can also experience the Stadium Racing from the best seat in
the house with the Guest Sailor spot. Guests can ride on board the
flying catamarans during racing for a truly memorable experience, for
more information visit San
Diego Extreme Sailing
.

For those coming from out of town we have some fantastic
packages and hotel rates
just for us. Book your accommodation at one
of the participating hotels before September 18 and be entered for a chance
to win 2x Silver VIP packages
.

San Diego State University estimated that last year's event generated
$2.5 million for the local economy and independent media valuation
agency Nielsen Sports calculated a media value impact of $26.5 million.

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