Spithill quits SailGP racing as Aussies second in Dubai

By Bernie Wilson
Updated December 11 2023 - 8:25am, first published 8:20am
Jimmy Spithill has bowed out as a SailGP competitor after a final race helming Team Australia. (AP PHOTO)
Jimmy Spithill has bowed out as a SailGP competitor after a final race helming Team Australia. (AP PHOTO)

Australian great Jimmy Spithill has announced his retirement from SailGP racing after his 'Flying Roo' was edged into second place by New Zealand's Peter Burling in a photo finish in Dubai.

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