He won Olympic Gold in London 2012 and claimed the America’s Cup with Oracle Team USA but tonight former World Sailor of the Year, Tom Slingsby, will be well and truly out of his comfort zone.
The 35-year old will line up in the 07 Holden Commodore in the Supercars Eseries Celebrity Race.
Former Parramatta star Nathan Hindmarsh will start in the Ford Mustang.
A number of Hunter athletes including surfer Luke Egan, and Motorcross legend Chad Reed are also taking part.
The race will be streamed live on social media.