Saturday, January 17, 2009

Start of the Circuito Atlántico Sur Rolex Cup in Argentina

Photo credit: Rolex / Eduardo Grünberg
The Circuito Atlántico Sur Rolex Cup in Argentina, offers a testing variety of both offshore and inshore handicap racing. The regatta will include an offshore race, for boats 26 feet and longer, from Olivos / Buenos Aires to Punta del Este 174 miles; following in Punta del Este will be two days of inshore windward/leeward racing, a day race of the Circuito la Barra, and a race around Isla Gorriti on the final day. For 2009, as well as other editions, the event will host the first round of the ORC International and ORC Club South American Championships. -