|The first stop of World Sailing’s 2017 World Cup Series will see over 450 competitors race across the ten Olympic classes from Regatta Park at Coconut Grove, Miami from 24 – 29 January.
Miami welcomes back five of the 2016 edition winners as well as 2016 Sailing World Cup Final champions while sailing ‘legend’ Robert Scheidt changes the One Person Dinghy for the Two Person Skiff. You can read more at http://www.sailing.org/worldcup/news/latest_news.php.
Racing commences on Tuesday 24 January and Medal Races on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 will be broadcast live on the World Sailing TV YouTube Channel – http://www.youtube.com/worldsailingtv – which will draw the competition to a close.
Information on how to follow the event is below:
RESULTS / ENTRIES
Blanca López Handrich
Sabina Mollart Rogerson
Medal Races on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 January will be streamed live on World Sailing’s Facebook and YouTube Channel. URLs and embed codes are available below:
SWC Miami – Medal Races – RS:X, 49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17
SWC Miami – Medal Races – 470, Finn, Laser, Laser Radial
World Sailing Press Officer
World Sailing Press Officer – Spanish
Sailing World Cup Miami – Press Officer
By Richard Aspland – World Sailing
|SAILING WORLD CUP
The Sailing World Cup is a World-class, annual series of Olympic sailing for elite and professional sailors. Over 2,000 of the World’s leading sailors, representing over 75 nations have competed in the Sailing World Cup which offers a definitive guide to the best-of-the-best in the Olympic sailing world.
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