The Captains of Industry Sailing Cup is our flagship regatta
- Friday, June 19th 2020
- Nieuwpoort Marina, Belgium
The Captains of Industry Sailing Cup is a genuine sailing race for companies similar to the America’s Cup. The official America Cup Competition rules and procedures apply to this contest. As a participant, you will be one of the crew members. All sailors and guests are welcomed at the event village in the Nieuwpoort marina, where you can safely park your car for the day. After a nice cup of coffee accompanied by a fine breakfast, you will be briefed about the day’s program.
“The first edition dates from 2007 and since then, this unique event has grown each year in terms of boats, crews, guests and partners.”Wim Goddyn, GCS Consulting
In the morning all participants will be able to practice along the coast of as well as get acquainted with the basic sailing manoeuvres. In the afternoon real races can be sailed.
After lunch the participants are invited to the skippers’ meeting, where the competition’s rules and regulations are explained. At approximately 5 p.m. we head back to the marina. The winning teams receive one of the three Captains of Industry Cups and various other prices.