Miami Race Week 2005 - "The SORC Renaissance"
March 10 - 13, 2005
Media Advisory - Schedule -
Dear Media Representative:
Acura Miami Race Week 2005 is shaping up to be a major event in the
world of sailboat racing. Entries have already topped 130 - more than
doubling last year's 59-boat SORC fleet.There will be no shortage of
world-class talent in South Beach with names such as Butterworth,
Melges, Fogh, Larson, Cutler, Dodson, Stead, Bertrand, Haines, and
many more spread throughout the Ocean and Biscayne Bay fleets.
Whether you will be on site, or are covering the event from your home
base, we hope you will register in advance and update our records. You
may register through our web site: www.Premiere-Racing.com or complete
and return the attached form.
We will be emailing press releases each night summarizing the day's
racing, and complete results and standings will be posted each night
pleased to announce that Laurie Fullerton will be our press officer.
Royalty-free, high-resolution photos suitable for print reproduction
will be available upon request by email to accredited publications.
On the next page is a one-page summary of information to help you plan
Finally, we need clipping and web site links. As you know, media
coverage greatly enhances the exposure and the value of the event for
participants, sponsors, and all interested parties. Premiere Racing
would very much appreciate your including us in your distribution -
whether it is in print or in cyberspace. Any photograph or mention
Acura Miami Race Week 2005 is of great interest to us. Thank you in
advance for sending us either the actual publications or notification
for our follow-up.
Our contact information follows:
Premiere Racing, Inc.
67 B Front Street Marblehead MA 01945
Phone: 781-639-9545 Fax: 781-639-9171
Please let us know if you have any questions. We look forward to
receiving your registration, updates and information.
Premiere Racing, Inc.
Acura Miami Race Week 2005
Dates: March 10 - 13, 2005
Location: Miami and Miami Beach, Florida USA
Headquarters: Acura Race Headquarters
Miami Beach Marina (MBM) - Ocean Courses
300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Shake-A-Leg Facility (SAL) - Biscayne Bay Course
2620 South Bayshore Drive, Miami, FL 33133
Facilities: Media Center - Miami Beach Marina
Registration: March 9 - 10, 2005
In Advance: Contact Premiere Racing
As many as ten races are scheduled on the Ocean Courses and eight on
the Biscayne Bay Course. Etchells, Melges 24, J/24s and small PHRF
(handicap 100 - 140) will race on the Biscayne Bay Course. Mumm 30s
and J/105s are on the Ocean courses and will begin racing on Friday -
all others (Farr 40, Transpac 52, PHRF 1 - 4) begin racing on
Thursday. There are no scheduled lay days. In the event of a no-race
day, the last day of racing will remain Sunday March 13.
Principal Race Officers are Dave Brennan, Tom Duggan, and Ken Legler.
Event name: Acura Miami Race Week 2005
Please use the complete
official event name.
Detail Schedule final
details and locations will be available at the Media Center and on the
Daily Thursday* - Saturday, March 10 - 12:
Harbor Start 0830
1000 - 1630
Post Race Social Activities 1600 - 1800
*Ocean Division 1 Only
Sunday March 13:
Harbor Start 0830
Racing (2 race Maximum) 1000 -
Prize Giving & Evening Party* 1700 - 1900
*MBM for all Divisions
Please visit www.Premiere-Racing.com
for Current Entries/Scratch Sheet, Event Details, Press Releases,
Results, Sailing Instructions and the Notice of Race, Maps and
Schedules, and travel information.
Media representatives and photographers desiring to cover the event on
the water are encouraged to make their own arrangements for boats or
Any commercial video of the event must be licensed by Premiere Racing,
REGISTRATION FORM - please copy and paste
into an email or use this
Publication / Organization:
Web Site Address:
Contact Phone: (is this a mobile?)
Alternate Phone: (is this a mobile?)
____ Periodical ____ Radio
____ Newspaper ____ Television
____ Internet Site ____ ___________
Please indicate your preference for receiving Press Releases and
____ Email (to the above email address)
____ Direct Access through www.Premiere-Racing.com
Please check one
___ I will attend Acura Miami Race Week 2005
___ I cannot attend
___ I am not yet sure if I will attend
Additional Comments or Questions:
Please return to: Premiere Racing, Inc. 67 B Front Street Marblehead
Phone: 781-639-9545 Fax: 781-639-9171 Email: Jeanne@Premiere-Racing.com