Global MBA Trophy
2013 edition: 25-27 April, Athens, Greece
Hosted by London Business School, this is a high profile, international sailing event that brings together top business men and women from across the world – alumni and students of the world’s best business schools.
Not only a stimulating and exciting sailing experience over two days of races, but also a unique opportunity for networking, business exchanges and interesting debates attended by dignitaries from the business and Academic world.
Division A will race one design Platu 25 racing boats. Maximum 6 people on board. The boats will be moored at Mikrolimano. Contact point will be the Secretariat of the Piraeus Sailing Club, at the end of Mikrolimano marina. Participation fee per division A boat is TBC euros. This includes three rooms (2 people per room) at hotel in walking distance from Mikrolimano for 3 nights, April 25, 26 & 27.
Division B will race Bavaria 42ft. Maximum 8 people on board. The boats will be moored at Kalamaki marina. Checking in and pick up from Kiriacoulis office. Bed linen, blankets and towels provided. Fuel consumption and end cleaning fee of euros 25 are not included in the price. Participation fee per division B boat is TBC euros.
Thursday April 25th
Arrive in Athens.
Boats available as of the morning for teams to practice. Boat check-in at both Kalamaki and Mikrolimano locations. Evening cocktail party at the harbour in the evening of April 25th to welcome all sailors
Friday April 26th
1st day of races, Friday, April 26th: Opening Ceremony in the morning, followed by breakfast, skippers briefing, interviews from media and crew photo sessions. Informal dinner for sailors and friends in the evening, interactive networking session, with speech by sponsor. All covered by leading business and sports media and presented in daily news
Saturday April 27th
2nd day of races, Saturday, April 27th: breakfast session and skippers briefing in the morning. In the evening, formal award ceremony in premium location in Athens, with keynote speaker from the Grand Sponsor and London Business School representative, in the presence of distinguished guests, businessmen, diplomats and athletes, fully covered by leading media and the Greek National TV. Followed by formal dinner and entertainment.
Sunday April 28th
Previous Year Results
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