Selection Underway for America’s Cup Endeavour O’pen
Published on February 13th, 2017
Seventeen O’pen BIC sailors have now been selected to participate in the America’s Cup Endeavour O’pen, held in conjunction with the America’s Cup Finals, June 15-18 in Bermuda. Youth sailors, age 15 and younger, coming from Japan, France, New Zealand, Sweden, Australia, Great Britain, Italy, Germany, and Poland are now confirmed.
The qualification for the nine spots from North America will be at the O’pen BIC North American “Un-Regatta”, hosted by Sarasota Youth Sailing, March 17-19. The Bermudan representatives will be selected at the BDA O’pen BIC Nationals, May 6-7, to determine the final coveted spots.
Thirty-two sailors will compete in the America’s Cup Endeavour O’pen which will be held between Race #1 and Race #2 of the America’s Cup Finals. To see the selected sailors and for more event information, go to www.ac35endeavouropen.com