BLACK STAR SAILING back in Switzerland
Black Star Sailing is back on the Lake of Uri – earlier than planned. After the international development around the 2nd wave of the COVID-19 pandemic forced us to change our plans several times, we decided without further ado to hold an extensive training on the Lake of Uri before the first regatta.
From mid-May, we will start setting up our foiling catamaran in Brunnen – this year directly in the so-called Föhnhafen. And from the beginning of June, you can watch the Black Star foiling.
Against the picture-book backdrop of snow-capped mountains and impressive rock faces, past the Tellsplatte and the Rütli meadow, training in the heart of Switzerland is always an experience. And thanks to the ideal water and wind conditions, the upcoming training days will once again take us further.
Of course, we will also go on foiling trips on the Black Star this year with friends, partners, fans and sailing enthusiasts.
It came as it had to: the GC32 Racing Tour also had to adapt to the international developments of the pandemic and had to reschedule several times. The current tour is both well thought-out and pragmatic and offers the possibility of holding four of the original five regattas after all. Changes are of course reserved …
GC32 Racing Tour 2021 – New Dates
1. GC32 Lagos CUP I
30 June – 4 July 2021
2. GC32 Lagos CUP II
28 July – 1 August 2021
3. GC32 World Championship
15 – 19 September 2021
Villasimius, Sardinien, Italy
4. GC32 MAR MENOR CUP
END OF NOVEMBER 2021
MAR MENOR, SPAIN
Past Events – 2020
2020 – We say thank you! With 2020, an extraordinary year in every respect will soon come to an end. Because hardly anything took place as planned at the beginning, we learned a lot, achieved a few things, and were rewarded for our efforts with a title. At the end of this remarkable year, the […]
EUROPEAN CHAMPION! We have done it! The Black Star Sailing Team wins the M32 European Championship 2020! The intensive trainings on the Lake of Uri and in Denmark have paid off: With the victory of the European Championship of the M32 class from September 4th to 6th, 2020 in Riva del Garda in Italy we have […]
Actually the GC32 is not really new anymore. Nevertheless even die-hard sailors are “out of their minds” as soon as one of these foiling catamarans can be observed in full speed.The appearance of the Black Star on Lake Lucerne was accordingly sensational. Our short announcement video was watched 6000 times within a short time. And […]
25 – 29 March 2020: GC32 OMAN CUP CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS On 7 March 2020, the Omani Ministry of Health issued a directive calling for the suspension or postponement of all international events and conferences within the Sultanate until further notice. As a result, the GC32 Oman Cup organiser Oman Sail and the organisers […]
Past Events – 2019
5 – 9 November 2019: Muscat will host the fifth and final regatta of the GC32 Racing Tour 2019 (Start: Wednesday, 6 November 13:00 (local time)). The GC32 Oman Cup will decide which of the favourites will take the overall victory and thus the GC32 Racing Tour title. The fact that Team Oman Air is […]
20 – 29 September 2019: Beside the official events of the GC32 Racing Tour the Black Star Sailing Catamaran will be present at further stations. As a highlight of the 2019 season Black Star Sailing comes to Zurich! The Black Star Sailing yacht will be brought to the Limmat city, set up and then sails […]
11 – 15 September 2019: The fourth stop of the GC32 Racing Tour 2019 is Riva del Garda at Lake Garda in Italy.It is as well as tradition that the GC32 Racing Tour stops in the picturesque harbour town in order to hold a regatta under the mostly excellent conditions. The organizers and the hosts […]
30 July – 4 August 2019: The third regatta of the GC32 Racing Tour 2019 takes us to Palma. In the Balearic capital the Copa del Rey MAPFRE will be held for the 38th time in early August – and the GC32 Racing Tour is part of it. The Copa del Rey MAPFRE is a […]
27 – 30 June 2019: The next stop on the GC32 Racing Tour 2019 is the historic port of Lagos in Portugal. The second GC32 Regatta Event will be the official World Championship. The World Championship will be held for the second time in 2019 after the GC32 Racing Tour was officially approved by World […]
22 – 26 May 2019: The start of the GC32 Racing Tour season 2019 will take place in Italy, more precisely in Villasimius at the most southeastern point of the island of Sardinia. The so-called GC32 Villasimius Cup will take place in front of the Marina di Villasimius near the maritime protected area Capo Carbonara. […]