The Sailing Show is the official podcast of The Magenta Project in conjunction with WISP sports. In this episode: Abby Ehler is joined in Bermuda by four women to discuss pathways into the America’s Cup, highlighting women in key roles within AC teams: former Team SCA Navigator & Weatherwhiz Meteriologist Libby Greenhalgh, Bermuda sailor & 2016 Olympian Ceci Wollman, Land Rover BAR‘s Chief Meteriologist Jessica Sweeney and Spain’s Elvira Llabres, a computer engineer within the performance team of Softbank Team Japan working on her 4th America’s Cup. Ceci is the only girl on the crew of Team Bermuda and one of two women in this year’s Red Bull Youth’s America’s Cup (RBYAC). Elvira shares her thoughts on opportunities for women in performance analysis and the group consider how the the pinnacle of sailing needs to diversify. For more conversations from the world of women’s sport visit www.wispsports.com and follow us on social media @WiSPsports.
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