From 24-30 January 2010, US SAILING's Rolex Miami OCR returns to the waters of Biscayne Bay, bringing together the world's top Olympic and Paralympic class competitors. The 21th annual US SAILING Rolex Miami OCR is a mainstay on the winter circuit for sailors who are campaigning for the next Olympic and Paralympic Games. In 2010, the Rolex Miami OCR is the second of seven events included in the 2009-2010 ISAF Sailing World Cup, the second edition of the annual series for Olympic sailing.
Regatta Headquarters are at the US Sailing Center, where the Laser classes also will be located. The Stars will be hosted at Coral Reef Yacht Club, the Ynglings at Key Biscayne Yacht Club, and all Paralympic classes at Shake-A-Leg Miami's facilities.
If you are interested in covering US SAILING's 2010 Rolex Miami OCR, please contact the following Event Press Officers.
Rolex Miami OCR Media Centre
15 Maritime Drive
Portsmouth, RI 02871 Email MarniLane (at) USSAILING.org Tel +1617-671-8332 Skype Marni.Lane
Media Pro International for Rolex Watch U.S.A.
41 Memorial Blvd.
Newport, RI 02840 Email barby.macgowan (at) mediapronewport.com Tel +1401-849-0220 Mob +1401-225-0249 Fax +1401-847-4535
ISAF Sailing World Cup
Following on from a successful first edition, the second ISAF Sailing World Cup series begins at the end of 2009 continuing through until September 2010. The World Cup will be open to the sailing events chosen for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Sailing Competitions.
The 2009-2010 series will kick off with Sail Melbourne, Australia in December 2009, followed by the Rolex Miami OCR, USA; the Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE, Palma, Spain; Semaine Olympique Francaise, Hyeres, France; the Delta Lloyd Regatta, Medemblik, the Netherlands; Kieler Woche, Germany; and Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta, Weymouth, Great Britain.
Media contacts for the ISAF Sailing World Cup series and the individual World Cup events can be found below.