Industry leader GAC Pindar, has been appointed by the Organising Authority as the event shipping and logistics provider. For further information on freight solutions and pricing please contact: Diogo Diniz – J70worlds@gac.com or call the team on +44 (0)2380 489 924
About GAC Pindar
GAC Pindar delivers the best in logistics tailored to the needs of the marine sport, leisure and events community and has been appointed by the OA as the event shipping and logistics provider.
Headquartered in the UK sailing hub of Southampton, GAC Pindar is trusted to deliver complex logistics services for the world’s biggest sailing events and is the official logistics provider for World Sailing. It made history in 2017 when appointed Official Logistics Provider for the Volvo Ocean Race for the second consecutive edition of the race, a first in the event’s 45-year history.
GAC Pindar is a strategic partnership combining the global service expertise of the GAC Group with the Pindar brand’s knowledge and understanding of the yachting world. Established since 1956, GAC employs over 9,000 people in more than 300 offices worldwide.
Getting your boat to Torbay
The same team that delivered the Volvo Ocean Race around the world can offer transport solutions for boats coming from Europe and across the globe and will advise on the best option to fit your needs. They have both containerised and ‘roll on, roll off’ (for boats transporting on trailer alone) sea freight and road haulage solutions and can also assist with boats towed behind vehicles, on curtain-sided lorries and ferry crossings. GAC Pindar can provide loading and lashing services where required and will handle all customs clearance procedures into post-Brexit UK, being an AEO (Authorised Economic Operator) approved customs broker.