Mirsky Racing Team have arrived in the Gyeonggi Province in Korea, for
the third stage of this years world match racing tour, Korea Match Cup.
Held out of the purpose built Jeongok Marina in Hwaseong city, the event
is part of the inaugural “Korean International boat show”
and boasts the largest prize purse in sailing of 300 million Won, or $300,000US.
As part of the boat show this event has a huge public following creating
a festival feel around the venue, making competing all the more exciting!
team is looking forward to lining up against the worlds top match racers
including America’s cup skippers Paulo Cian of team Shosholoza, Sebastien
Col of Areva, Jesper Radich of Desafio Espanol and Magnus Holmberg of
Victory Challenge. Also competing in Korea is match racing superstar Peter
Gilmour, world number one Mattieu Richard, and defending tour champion