Preliminary calendar for the GP42 CUP 2008
The International GP42 Association has just published the preliminary calendar for the "GP42 CUP 2008". As its name implies, this calendar is still subject to possible modifications. The up-and-coming class of highly exciting racing yachts looks forward to a very successful and competitive second season.
"GP42 2008 CUP"
|May beginning||Trofeo Pirelli||YCI (Santa Margherita, ITA)|
|June 15th – 18th||Giraglia Race||YCI (St Tropez, FRA)|
|Porto Rotondo||YCPR (ITA)|
|July 9th – 12th||Trofeo de la Reina||RCNV (Valencia, ESP)|
|July 25th - August 3rd||Copa del Rey||RCNP (Palma, ESP)|
|August 28th – 30th||Trofeo Quebramar-Chrysler||CNC (Cascais, POR)|
|September or October||Trofeo Principe des Asturias||(Bayona, ESP)|
|Desafio AUDI||(Sanxenxo, ESP)|
|Trofeo Manrique Calero||(Puerto Calero, Canary Island, ESP)|
- Every single race will count for the GP42 2008 CUP except the Copa del Rey where probably only 8 races will count (To be confirmed).
- At the Giraglia only the short races will count towards the GP42 2008 CUP.
- The low point scoring system will be adopted.
- Boats not competing receive the points of the last competing boat plus one.
The Notice of Race of the GP42 2008 CUP will be published at the beginning of February 2008.