US Sailing President Gary Jobson said, “When we established the US Sailing Center on the Florida coastline our goal was to run top-notch sailing events and become known as the North America’s best location for sailors looking to build an Olympic or Paralympic campaign. Since 1990, US Sailing’s Miami OCR has drawn the world’s elite sailors, including Olympic and Paralympic medalists and hopefuls. We are honored to include Miami in the list of world-class venues, and look forward to welcoming the world’s best to Biscayne Bay.”
The ISAF Sailing World Cup was launched in December 2008 and brings together the world’s leading Olympic and Paralympic sailors. Today’s news marks another step in the ISAF Sailing World Cup’s development on its way to becoming a world circuit of events.