MBA’s Cup

Rolex MBA’s Cup 2015 in Santa Margharita Ligure, Italy

29 September  – 2 October 2016

SDA Bocconi in collaboration with the Yacht Club Italiano and Rolex will organize this yearly recurring MBA’s Cup on the historic waters of Santa Margherita Ligure, in Portofino, Italy. In this event the Top Business Schools around the globe will compete in a weekend of races and enjoy the warmth and beauty of the Italian Riviera as an astonishing setting to network. Some statistics from last year? 20+ Business Schools, 350+ participants at the Regattas, 400+ participants at the conference and the social events!!

Participation by invitation only

The MBA’s Cup is one of the most popular sailing events during the season and the event will be open to all current students and alumni.

Two regatta days …
Share and spread our passion for sailing and improve teamwork skills by becoming part of an effective Sailing team

The conference …
Have the chance to discuss the most significant financial and economic international issues while sharing managerial culture and best practices of the most influencing industrial and financial institutions
The Gala Dinner …
Create a meeting opportunity between today and tomorrow managers through the common passion for sailing

Estimated Schedule


10:00 Village opens at S. Margherita Ligure / Crews arrival and check of entries – Boats allocation


09:00 Skippers’ briefing

11:00 Start of “Division A” races

11:00 Start of “Division B” races

20:00 Welcome aperitivo

22:00 Late party dockside with DJ


11:00 Start of “Division A” races

11:00 Start of “Division B” races

17:30 Conference & prize giving

20:00 Gala Dinner


10:00 Skippers Briefing

11:00 Finals

18:00 Check out and village closes


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6 thoughts on “MBA’s Cup

  1. Hi,
    My name is Drew Johnson and I am a 2nd year student at the McCombs School of Business – University of Texas at Austin. I have a team prepared to enter the race and am interested in finding out how we can become involved. Can you let me know any details and/or if anything is required to apply? My classmates and I sail often and are very anxious to join the league.


  2. Hi,
    I am ismael from IPADE Business School, we already have organized a sailing team and we wanted to ask you all the informations to participate to the MBA Sailing competition for 2013.
    We need to know all inscpritions informations request, costs, dates and possibilities of places for sponsor.


  3. Hello Regatta Organizers,

    When does the official notice of race go out? University of Washington Foster School of Business is gearing up to practice the remaining of spring and summer out on the Puget Sound to prepare for this regatta. How do we gain entry to the MBA Sailing League?

    Phil Brzytwa
    pbrzytwa at


  4. I am from CEIBS sailing club.
    CEIBS is China Europe International Business School.
    We want to send team to attend global sailing race or invite global mba sailing team to China.


  5. Good day, MBA SAILING Directors

    Good afternoon

    We would like to know how can, ISCTE Business School submit some Sailing Crew to the MBA SAILING LEAGUE, with oUR CREWS, FROM ALUMNI AND STUDENTS OF OUR BUSINESS SCHOOL.

    If it possible to entry in the MBA SAILING LEAGUE Crew please send us more information, with all conditions and the prices.

    Best regards,

    Paulo Rodrigues Ferreira

    ISCTE Business School


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