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Bacardi Sailing Week Miami/Newport has selected Nautical Channel as an official media partner for worldwide viewership and promotion.

Both Nautical Channel and Bacardi Sailing Week have much to gain from this new collaboration.  Via Nautical Channel’s international programming, Bacardi Sailing Week will get direct access to millions of sailing fans around the globe and the opportunity to increase international interest and participation in its regattas.  With access to the competitors and spectators of the Bacardi Sailing Week regattas, Nautical Channel has another excellent venue to raise awareness of the young channel in the USA.  Event Communication Director of Bacardi Sailing Week, Sara Zanobini remarks, “We're excited about our inaugural partnership with Nautical Channel. It's a great opportunity to expand our reach and provide additional value-added services to our sailors.”


Bacardi Miami Sailing Week is the most anticipated multi-class regatta in Miami. 150 boats with competitors from 16 countries and across the U.S.A. will meet again and line up under Miami’s sunny skies on Biscayne Bay to compete for the celebrated Bacardi Cup and the BMSW regatta trophy.
Event Date: 3-9 March, 2013

Bacardi Newport Sailing Week, recently birthed from the success of its Miami counterpart, has already found its place amongst the world’s top events! Over 700 sailors & 250 boats are expected to compete at the Newport Regatta. The town of Newport will come together in order to celebrate Sailing with a variety of different activities.
Event Date: 12-14 July, 2013