(October 15, 2010) British skipper Paul Campbell-James and his crew on board The Wave, Muscat has won the final event in Almeria of the 2010 Extreme Sailing Series securing overall victory in the 2010 series, beating pre-season favourites Groupe Edmond de Rothschild led by skipper Yann Guichard.
The fourth season of the Extreme Sailing Series came to a close in Almeria, Spain last week after 130 races, across five European venues, 'stadium' racing in front of tens of thousands of spectators. The Extreme Sailing Series, one of just four circuits with ISAF's Special Event Status, has already been confirmed in 2011 with an eight event global circuit across Europe, the USA, the Far East and GCC region.
The venues were Sete, France (27th - 30th May), Cowes, UK (31st July - 5th August), Kiel, Germany (26th - 29th August), Trapani, Italy (23rd - 26th September), and Almeria, Spain (9th - 12th October). This highlight video tells the story of the season.