The Notice of Race for ISAF Sailing World Cup Qingdao, the first regatta of the 2013-2014 series, has been released.
The 2013-2014 edition of the ISAF Sailing World Cup kicks off in Qingdao China from 12-19 October 2013, the first time the series will visit Asia. The Notice of Race is available to view here
For the first time at an ISAF Sailing World Cup, prize money will be up for grabs. Competitors across the six events will be vying for a podium position and their share of the 180,000USD prize money.
Six of the ten Olympic events will be contested in Qingdao, Men's One Person Dinghy, Laser; Women's One Person Dinghy, Laser Radial; Men's and Women's Two Person Dinghy, 470 and the Men's and Women's Windsurfer, RS:X. Boats are available to charter for the four dinghy events and travel funds are available for the competitors in the windsurfing events.
Hosted at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Centre, ISAF is delighted to be returning to the venue of the spectacular 2008 Olympic Sailing Competition with racing taking place on the waters of Fushan Bay. The five day opening series will build to the final Medal Race stage on 19 October 2013.
Online entry opens on 1 July 2013.
ISAF Sailing World Cup Website