No. 12 is getting into the E1.
Tom Brady has joined the electrical raceboat competitors UIM E1 World Championship as a crew proprietor, the group introduced on July 20.
The previous quarterback is the fifth entry into the race—and he’ll have some fierce opponents. Tennis champion Rafael Nadal, soccer star Didier Drogba and Formula 1 driver Sergio Pérez are additionally crew homeowners.
“E1 combines a number of issues I like—pace, depth, being on the water, intense competitors, and progressive leaders,” Brady mentioned in an announcement obtained by Reuters. “I am excited to affix Rafael Nadal, Didier Drogba, and Sergio Pérez, all nice athletes with the identical want to compete on the highest stage and work collectively to assist make the boating business extra sustainable, create unimaginable occasions, and particularly to win.”
The eight-race season—which begins in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, in early 2024—will function as much as 10 groups made up of an proprietor in addition to one male and one feminine pilot, the competitors’s web site states. And Brady had just a few phrases for his opponents.
“My message to our competitors,” he added, “be ready for second place as a result of we’re aiming for the highest.”