St Moritz Match Race cancelled

The Alpari World Match Racing Tour has dropped the St Moritz Match Race from its 2013 schedule because to a lack of commercial funding for the event. Due to have taken place in Switzerland in late August, the tour will now comprise of seven events with just three taking place in Europe. Beryl Pieper, President of the St. Moritz Match Race organising committee said. “We sincerely hope to be back in 2014 with a new elite international event for our beautiful region of Engadin." James Pleasance, Executive Director of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour added. “The St Moritz Match Race has always been a popular event with sailors and guests, and we are working closely with the organisers to ensure the return of the event to the Tour next year.”