The Volvo Ocean Race finish in June followed by Stena Match Cup Sweden in July – 2015 is packed with sailing excitement. Now the summer is complete after the announcement that Gothenburg will host a America's Cup World Series event in late August.
On November 18th, the Alpari World Match Racing Tour (AWMRT) announced the addition of the Congressional Cup to the 2015 World Championship Tour schedule. The announcement follows this year's 50th anniversary of the historic Congressional Cup event, organised by Long Beach Yacht Club, in Long Beach, California.
Organisers of the Monsoon Cup Malaysia - the final event of the 2014 Alpari World Match Racing Tour – have confirmed today the event will be hosted from 10-14 February 2015 replacing the earlier published dates of 26-31 November 2014. The 10th Anniversary of the event will also be staged at a new venue in Johor, the southern most state of Malaysia. Details of the venue will be released shortly.