The J70 and Melges 24 Class are all set to feature in this exciting line-up of racing in Miami this winter, kicking off with the brand new Bacardi Invitational Winter Series, before the season finale at the renowned Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta, 6th-9th March 2019.
Hosted between Shake-a-Leg-Miami, Biscayne Bay Yacht Club and the USSC, the first race weekend for the Bacardi Invitational Winter Series will be 1st-2nd December 2018, with the next face-off on 19th-20thJanuary 2019.
Post-race, the venerable Bacardi Rum brand, the locally-headquartered ‘king of hospitality’ which has sponsored the Bacardi Cup since its inception, will greet and host competitors each evening, with great food, music and plenty of Bacardi rum. The nightly parties make sure the fun continues long after the finish line, as teams and supporters are welcomed to unwind shore side and recount the day’s racing highs and lows.
The 92nd Bacardi Cup and Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta will complete its final event of the series 3rd-9th March 2019, with Star Class racing from 4th-9th March, and the J70, Melges 24 and Viper 640 Classes racing from 7th-9th March.