Sept 27th - Oct 1st

WMRT Chicago Match Cup

WMRT Chicago Match Cup 2017

Host venue

CHICAGO

The World Match Racing Tour takes the Championship level season to the USA for 2017. After the success of the 2016 WMRT Newport and the two World Tour level events in Miami already this year, the Tour is back stateside for thrilling M32 match racing action.

WMRT Chicago Match Cup will run September 27th – October 1st. The racecourse will be located just off the end of Navy Pier with the city landmark offering unrivalled viewing opportunities for spectators. In addition to the WMRT Tour Card holders, qualifiers from Coconut Grove Cup and Croatia Match Cup will be invited to the event as well as Wild Card positions which will be announced in the coming weeks. As ever the action will be covered in full here on wmrt.com

SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27TH

9:00 AM – 5:30 PM QUALIFYING GROUP STAGE (FLEET RACING)

 

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 28TH

9:00 AM – 5:30 PM QUALIFYING GROUP STAGE (FLEET RACING)

3:20 AM – 5:30 PM ON WATER VIP HOSPITALITY SPECTATING

 

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH

9:00 AM SUPER 16 RACING

3:20 AM – 5:30 PM ON WATER VIP HOSPITALITY SPECTATING

 

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 30TH

9:00 AM – 5:30 PM SUPER 16 RACING AND QUARTER FINAL RACING

12:00 PM – 3:30 PM NAVY PIER VIEWING PARTY

 

SUNDAY OCTOBER 1ST

10:00 AM SEMI FINALS RACING

12:00 PM – 3:30 PM NAVY PIER VIEWING PARTY

1:00 PM – 3:30 PM FINALS

DIRECTLY AFTER SAILING – PRICE CEREMONY

Course Layout

Tour Card Skippers

Qualifiers

Evan Walker (KA Match)

Nevin Snow (13 FIFTY Racing)

Wild Card Invites

Matt Jerwood (Redline Racing)

Nicklas Dackhammar (ESSIQ Racing Team)