Established in 1990 by US Sailing, ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami annually draws elite sailors, including Olympic and Paralympic medalists and hopefuls from around the world.
The regatta is open to boats competing in events chosen for the 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition and the 2016 Paralympic Sailing Competition. The 10 Olympic classes are: Laser Radial (women), Laser (men), Finn (men), Men’s and Women’s Windsurfing, 49er (men), 49er FX (women), Men’s and Women’s 470 and Nacra 17 (mixed). The three Paralympic classes are: 2.4mR (open, able and disabled), SKUD-18 (mixed, disabled) and Sonar (open, disabled).
In addition to being an ISAF Sailing World Cup ranking event, the regatta also will aid in selecting members of the US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider. The event is sponsored by Sperry Top-Sider, Harken and McLube.
Visit the ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami event website.