No Change at the top of the MBA Sailing Rankings

Insead’s third place at the ABC regatta means they stay top of the MBA sailing rankings, while Bocconi’s 13th place was just enough to keep them in second place – one point ahead of LBS in 3rd.  The only change in the top 5 is a return for Warwick, as they scored a 10th place in LA Trinite, having not participated in 2011. They replace MIP Milano, who were 7th in Venice last year, but could only manage 11th in France, so drop to 7th in the rankings. Continue reading “No Change at the top of the MBA Sailing Rankings”

London Business School retain ABC title

London Business School won the Alumni Business Cup for the the third time in succession on this 20th edition of the regatta.  The regatta, sailed from the 7th to the 9th June 2012,  returned to La Trinite Sur Mer, in Brittany, where it had been staged from 1993 to 1996. The Brittany weather, unfortunately, also returned, making for a wet and windy week:  Racing was abandoned on the Thursday because of strong wind warnings.

Friday saw wet and windy racing with spinnakers banned by the race committee.  Four races were run  – all upwind – downwind. The overnight podium was IMD, Insead (De Vries) and LBS. Continue reading “London Business School retain ABC title”

The 2012 MBA Sailing League Table

For completeness,  here is the 2012 League table after one event:

Italians dominate as Bocconi are lying first and MIP second.

 

School LBS GMT Athens TOTAL Position Number of Regattas
Bocconi 1 1 1 1
MIP Milano 2 2 2 1
Insead 3 3 3 1
Warwick 4 4 4 1
LBS 5 5 5 1
Rotterdam 6 6 6 1 Continue reading “The 2012 MBA Sailing League Table”