Nautical Channel to broadcast Bacardi events
Published on February 3rd, 2014
The Bacardi Cup & BACARDI Sailing Week presented by EFG Bank, which takes place in Miami (March 2-8) and then in Newport (July 8-14), will be broadcasted on the Nautical Channel throughout the USA (Dish Network – International Sports Pack) and across 43 other countries, in 4 languages.
“Rum and sailing are bound to create an intoxicating cocktail, one that we are proud to collaborate with through the renewal of our partnership with BACARDI Sailing Week,” said Andrew Miller, Head of Programming at Nautical Channel.
“We are very proud to achieve our 5th Bacardi Miami Sailing Week edition and most importantly the 87th Bacardi Cup,” shared Sara Zanobini, Bacardi Sailing Week Event Director. “This year we would like to welcome the VX One Class and the continuation of the Star Sailors League program. We would also like to thank the Nautical Channel for renewing their support through their world wide programming.”
Both Nautical Channel and BACARDI Sailing Week have much to gain from this ongoing partnership. Via Nautical Channel’s programming, BACARDI Sailing Week will be viewed by the largest group of nautical viewers around the globe while Nautical Channel will have extensive exposure both to the competitors and spectators participating at the event.
Bacardi Cup & BACARDI Miami Sailing Week is the most anticipated multi-class regatta in Miami. 200 boats with competitors from 23 countries and across the U.S.A. will meet again and line up under Miami’s sunny skies on Biscayne Bay to compete for the celebrated Bacardi Cup and the BMSW regatta trophy.
Event Date: 2-8 March, 2014
BACARDI Newport Sailing Week was recently birthed from the success of its Miami counterpart, already found its place amongst the world’s top events! Over 700 sailors & 250 boats are expected to compete at the Newport Regatta. The town of Newport will come together in order to celebrate Sailing with a variety of different activities.
Event Date: 8-14 July, 2014
Nautical Channel is the only international TV channel dedicated to the world of nautical sports and lifestyle. It is available to over 20 million subscribers, in 45 countries, in English, French, Russian, German, and Italian (Y&S). The channel is available on over one hundred international pay TV, satellite, subscriber IpTV, mobile phone, Digital Terrestrial, MMDS and cable TV platforms. From sailing to surfing, the programming wheel captures all the action happening on the water!
Morgan Shaw | Marketing | Nautical Channel
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