May 1, 2006
BMW announces new Sailing Cup
Berlin, Germany – BMW has announced that it will sponsor the BMW Sailing Cup, a tournament for leisure sailors. Participants from six present participating countries will compete in the World Final in Valencia in April 2007, where the victorious team will receive an exclusive day’s training with professionals from BMW Oracle Racing.
The cup kick-off event will take place in Lindau, Germany in June 2006; the event will then move to various venues in Germany, while parallel events will take place in Spain, England, Denmark, Austria and Malta. The Cup’s target groups are leisure and regatta sailors, who can register for participation at selected BMW dealers in Europe and the U.K.