WMRT Champions 2016

In July 2016, Phil Robertson Racing won the World Match Racing Tour Championship after leading a self-funded campaign to achieve a dream.

Monsoon Cup Champions 2013

Phil Robertson Racing won the 2013 Monsoon World Cup in Malaysia, defeating the four times world champion Ian Williams.

Follow the Dream

Follow the PRR story as the team set their sights on accomplishing the very best in yacht racing.





Design and technology are increasing the risks and rewards of the sport of sailing. The world of modern yacht racing requires dedicated, professional athletes who are capable of embracing change and keeping ahead of the game. Phil Robertson Racing is a team geared for success with versatile and strong sailors, and quick, sharp leadership.

World Match Racing Tour Championship
Races in 2016
Around the globe
The number of kilometres PRR sailed in 2016
Strength in numbers


Phil Robertson Racing is a team dedicated to success through outstanding results. We will work with commitment and ambition to become recognised as the world’s best sailing team taking part in the world’s most exciting sailing events. The PRR team are athletes who are humble in their victories and dedicated to achieving their dreams.

Phil Robertson is an internationally renowned helmsman and skipper of some of the top racing yachts in the world. He has competed internationally since the age of 15 and is a regular competitor on the World Match Racing Tour, having led his team to victory in 2016, and the Extreme Sailing Series.
At only 24 years of age, James has already achieved a number of career ambitions. He ran an Olympic campaign for three years sailing a Nacra 17 and 49er ending in 2015. He races on the Extreme Sailing Series that he joined in 2014 and continues to this day. In 2016, he joined the World Match Racing Tour for the first time, winning the completion as part of the Phil Robertson Racing team (formerly known as WAKA Racing).
At just 23, Stewart has had a glittering start to his career. He is a graduate of the RNZYS Youth Training Programme and gone on to take part in four Extreme Sailing Series coming third in the 2015 event, second in the Red Bull Youth America's Cup, was part of the winning 2016 World Match Racing Tour Champion team and is five times National Champion in New Zealand.
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Will Tiller
Mainsheet Trimmer
Will grew up in a sailing family where he developed a passion for the sport which led into competing in all major dinghy classes. In 2006, he joined the RNZYS Youth Training Programme, graduating four years later with 11 international youth match racing regatta wins. After this WIll created FMJRacing, skippering and managing this team over three years, reaching an Open ISAF match race ranking of 5th. Later FMJRacing joined the Extreme Sailing Series while also competing in the inaugural Red Bull Youth Americas Cup placing second.

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About PRR
Strength & Fitness

Modern yachting is becoming more physically demanding and Phil Robertson Racing is keeping ahead of those changes through a dedicated cross-fitness regime.


“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” Phil Robertson is working hard to create a team of great talent that inspires others with the same ambitions and values to follow their journey.


Phil Robertson Racing is determined to embrace developments in the sport of sailing and adapt accordingly, showing willingness to change for the betterment of the sport.


Phil Robertson Racing and the individual members of the sailing team have worked hard to achieve their career ambitions. Here is what the people who have helped shape and inspire the team have to say about PRR.


All the latest goings-on with the team from around the sailing world.

Oman Air takes a race win to stay third as Extreme Sailing Series produces up and down day in Cardiff

26 August 2017, Cardiff, UK. Oman Air’s Extreme Sailing Series team added to their tally of race wins and podium finishes on a day of snakes and ladders results on

Oman Air goes top of the Extreme Sailing Series after a dramatic victory in Hamburg

Oman Air goes top of the Extreme Sailing Series after a dramatic victory in Hamburg Having led from the start of the German regatta, the crew of the high-speed GC32

Oman Air extend their lead over Extreme Sailing Series rivals in Hamburg

The Oman Air team stretched their lead over their Extreme Sailing Series rivals in a testing day of racing at the Hamburg venue. With five different winners from the seven

An All-Out Brawl: ChinaOne Ningbo crowned champions in Russia after hard-fought week at World Match Racing Tour

An exhausted but elated ChinaOne Ningbo make it their fourth WMRT win this year after beating Neptune Racing 3-0 in the final The team nearly didn’t make the quarter finals

ChinaOne Ningbo fight to continue their winning streak in Russia

Thursday 3 August 17, St.Petersburg, Russia With only a point between the top three teams in Group 1, ChinaOne Ningbo move into the knock out rounds and it is anyone’s

Spectacular Team Oman Air comeback at Extreme Sailing Series Barcelona

Barcelona, 22 July 2017: A world-class display of racing saw Team Oman Air rocket to the top of the Barcelona scoreboard on the penultimate day of the fourth round of