Gladiator Sailing Team is one of 12 teams that compete in the TP 52 SUPER SERIES the world's premier mono hull yacht racing circuit. Competitive sailing at the highest level is very much in line with Langley business culture, and towards the end of 2017 the group agreed to partner with Sir Ben Ainslie’s Land Rover BAR programme, in support of his challenge for the 36th Americas Cup. The 2018 Gladiator team comprises 13 of the world's top sailors and a support crew of six.
Downwind in a strong breeze TP52’s can sail at well over 20 knots and it takes an average of 2-3 seconds to hoist a TP52 spinnaker to the top of the 22-metre mast. In 2018, Thirteen TP52 crews will take part representing nine different nations: Italy, USA, Great Britain, France, Turkey, Brazil, South Africa, Germany and Russia with sailors from over 20 nations represented onboard the 52 SUPER SERIES fleet.
Sibenik 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week
May 23rd - 27th, Sibenik, Croatia
52 SUPER SERIES Zadar Royal Cup
June 20th - 24th, Zadar, Croatia
ROLEX TP52 World Championship Cascais 2018
July 17th - 21st, Cascais, Portugal
Puerto Portals 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week
August 21st - 25th, Mallorca, Spain
52 SUPER SERIES Valencia Sailing Week
September 18th - 22nd, Valencia, Spain
Press Links 2018
30 January Land Rover BAR/Langley getting ahead of the game