Spithill in for fellow Aussie Slingsby at Dubai SailGP

By Bernie Wilson
Updated December 1 2023 - 10:15am, first published 10:10am
Jimmy Spithill (pic) will skipper Team Australia at the Dubai SailGP in Tom Slingsby's absence. (AP PHOTO)
Jimmy Spithill (pic) will skipper Team Australia at the Dubai SailGP in Tom Slingsby's absence. (AP PHOTO)

Former Team USA CEO and skipper Jimmy Spithill will take the wheel of Team Australia's "Flying Roo" foiling catamaran in SailGP's Dubai regatta on December 9-10 while friend and countryman Tom Slingsby is on paternity leave.

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