Oman Sail Signs New Extreme Sailing Partnership
The champions of the 2012 and 2013 Extreme Sailing Series, Oman Sail’s Extreme 40 The Wave, Muscat, is gearing up for its next phase with a new three-year partnership deal with The Wave, Muscat. The new agreement, which was signed at a ceremony on 26 January 2014, will support the promotion of the Sultanate of Oman around the world. For 2014, The Wave, Muscat team welcomes Nasser Al Mashari, America’s Cup sailor Kinley Fowler and UK Olympic Gold medallist Sarah Ayton on board, joining crew members Leigh McMillan and Pete Greenhalgh.
The Wave, Muscat is Oman’s premier lifestyle and leisure destination and is developed by Majid Al Futtaim Properties in partnership with the Government of the Sultanate of Oman. It gave its name to Leigh McMillan’s high performance catamaran in 2010 and has reaped the benefits of its success with media exposure and an increase in brand awareness across global markets.