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B&G Virtual Invitational Round 2 Competition!

by B&G 6 Sep 2020 11:12 BST 18 September 2020
B&G Virtual Invitational Round 2 © B&G

We're delighted to announce that the B&G Virtual Invitational Round 2 is taking place on Friday 18th September, giving you another the chance to race against B&G Ambassadors and Partners in an eSailing event and win fantastic prizes!

The B&G Ambassador taking part is Henry Bomby, professional sailor and Olympic hopeful, as well as partners Tom Cheney (INEOS TEAM UK), Miles Seddon (Opposite Tack), Henry Bomby (Volvo Ocean Race sailor) and Peter Holmberg (Olympic medallist and fleet and match racing world champion). Five entrants will be selected to take them on in the Virtual Regatta Inshore game in a 3 race event at 3pm BST, Friday 18th September.

Enter the competition here!

The overall winner amongst the challengers will again win a B&G Vulcan 7 sailing chartplotter designed for coastal cruising and club racing.

This easy-to-use, intuitive 7-inch multi-touch screen is packed with B&G's unique sailing features including SailSteer and RacePanel. Simply integrate with your existing system, expansion is simple as Vulcan is NMEA 2000®, Broadband Radar™, ForwardScan™ and autopilot ready; and features built-in 10Hz GPS and Wi-Fi.

Each of the challengers selected to race in the B&G Virtual Invitational will receive a B&G branded Gill sailing jacket!

Watch the first B&G Virtual Invitational livestream here:

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