22 November 2011 – London, UK: The biggest names in match racing have descended on Malaysia ahead of this week’s Monsoon Cup, a competition that will decide one of the closest ever battles to capture the ISAF Match Racing World Championship crown. With the stage all set, the latest issue of the global match racing community e-zine, Match Racing 360°, features a must-read analysis of the 2011 World Match Racing Tour with expert opinion to help you decide your pick of the hopefuls.
The 2011 season has been largely a tale of three teams, each now vying for the 2011 title - Ian Williams (GBR) Team GAC Pindar, Francesco Bruni (ITA) Bruni Racing and Torvar Mirsky (AUS) The Wave Muscat. Just over six points separate them with just the Monsoon Cup to go, an event that, for added spice, awards 1.5 times the points of a standard Tour event and a US$500,000 prize pool.
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In addition to the feature story on the World Match Racing Tour, the second issue of Match Racing 360° offers a wider digest of all the action from across the global match racing community over the past few months, including news round-ups of graded events, interviews with the match racing teams and sailors making the headlines and much more…