The Mubadala SailGP Season 3 Grand Final is just days away. After 12-months and 10 SailGP events held at iconic venues around the world, Season 3 will end with the crowning of the overall season champion on San Francisco Bay. We round up the top reasons to watch the nail-biting season shootout from the front row in San Francisco.
Watch the most intense racing of the season so far
Only two-time, defending champion Australia has qualified for the three-boat, winner-takes-all Grand Final heading into San Francisco. While New Zealand is currently looking comfortable in second place, there’s everything to play for - especially between France and Emirates Great Britain SailGP Team, which are just one point apart. Teams will be putting everything on the line to reach that Grand Final, which is sure to result in some of the most dramatic racing of Season 3 so far.
Experience the iconic venue and breezy conditions of San Francisco
The close-to-shore, adrenaline-fueled racing of the Grand Final will take place on San Francisco Bay, with the racecourse set between Alcatraz Island and the Golden Gate Bridge. The venue is well known for delivering consistently breezy conditions, which will give the teams plenty of opportunity to push their F50s to the limits.
Watch the Inspire WASZP Grand Final - Championship of Champions
As well as the championship-deciding Grand Final, SailGP will host the Inspire WASZP Grand Final - Championship of Champions. Top male and female young sailing athletes from the around the world will go head to head to compete for the money-can't-buy immersive experience of joining one of the SailGP Teams in Season 4 and the opportunity to ride on an F50. The WASZP Grand Final is the culmination of SailGP's Inspire Racing x WASZP series and offers the next generation of sailors an unparalleled opportunity to compete at the highest level.
Bring your own boat for the best seat in the house
As well as offering front row seats on the iconic San Francisco Bay, SailGP invites fans to bring along their own boats and watch from the sidelines. For the ultimate court-side view, moor up right alongside the racecourse for the best view in the house.
Support the United States SailGP Team at their home event
Jimmy Spithill and the rest of the home United States team will be out in force on the waters of San Francisco Bay, with everything to prove in front of home fans. The Season 3 Championship may be out of grasp, but the team will be going all out in preparation for the start of Season 4, which is just around the corner in June.