London Business School win the RSM Regatta in Porto

LBS’s crew brought home the trophy from RSM’s regatt held in Porto, Portugal. The team scored 6 first places in the 3- team regatta, winning convincingly from RSM in second place and Oxford in third.

The results are displayed below:

Select field lines up for RSM regatta in Porto

The RSM regatta, held in Porto, Portugal takes place on 30 June – 2 July. The organisers have announced a select field for the racing.

The participants will be Rotterdam School of Management, London Business School and Oxford Said Business School.

The regatta will combine fleet and match racing in the Douro river mouth and the Atlantic.

Calendar 2022

The MBA Sailing League Calendar for 2022 is as follows

EventLocationOrganised byDates
Global MBA TrophyPiraeus, GreeceLBS7 – 10 April
IESE Spring GamesBarcelona, SpainIESE22- 24 April
POLIMI RegattaCapri, ItalyPOLIMI26 – 28 May
RSM RegattaPorto, PortugalRSM30 June – 3 July
IE Haloween RegattaLanzarote, SpainIE29 Oct – 1 Nov

RSM announces the 2022 Regatta

The Rotterdam School of Business sailing club has announced the 12th edition of its annual regatta in Porto, Portugal.

The racing takes place on 1st and 2nd July 2022.

The programme will be:

Friday 22nd oThursday, June 30th, Fly in and Boat Check in with skippers briefing
Friday, July 1st, First day of races
Saturday, July 2nd, Second day of races and boat check out
Sunday, July 3rd Hotel Check Out and Fly out

Racing will use Platu 25 sport boats

Check out the RSM sailing club website here.

Mixed team win in Porto

The mixed team (including one crew member from INSEAD, and one from Oxford) came top of the points table at the RSM regatta in Porto, Portugal last weekend. They had a dominant first day, with 3 first places, and managed to hold onto first place with 2 second places on day 2.

The podium was made up of Kellogg/WHU, who found their mojo on day two, finishing the regatta with three bullets to end up second, and RSM who scored consistently to finish third, level on points.

Chicago Booth complete the list of competitors, with Skolkovo scored DNC in all races, after having to pull out due to international travel issues.

SchoolRace 1Race 2Race 3Race 4Race 5Race 6Race 7PointsPosition
Mixed11212(4)291
WHU/Kellogg(3)333111122
RSM2212(4)23123
Chicago(4)444334224
SkolkovoDNC(6)DNC(6)DNC(6)DNC(6)DNC(6)DNC(6)DNC(6)365

Countdown to post- COVID MBA racing

The RSM regatta to be held the weekend of 2-4 July 2021 in Porto, Portugal, marks a return out of COVID restrictions for MBA sailing.

The hosts expect 5 crews in the Atlantic racecourse:

1. Chicago Booth
2. Skolkovo
3. RSM
4. Kellogg-WHU
5. “Mixed Oxford”

The crews will be racing Platu 25 sportsboats and will enjoy the famous Porto/ RSM hospitality.

Porto: RSM Regatta – 2021 dates announced

The organisers of the RSM Regatta have confirmed the dates of the 2021 regatta to MBAsailing.com.

The regatta will be held in Porto as it has been since 2017.

The dates are: 1 – 4 July 2021.

The RSM team look forward to welcoming you there!

2020 RSM and Bocconi Regattas cancelled

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The RSM Regatta, which was due to take place on 2- 5 July 2020 was cancelled despite the efforts of the organisers.  Not enough crews could make the original dates or the proposed new dates in August for the event to go ahead. Quarantine restrictions on travellers returning from Portugal meant that many teams were unable to participate.

The regatta had introduced special rules to deal with the Coronavirus, requiring all participants to have undergone a Covid 19 test in the 72 hours prior to the regatta and to have tested negative.

The Bocconi MBAs conference and regatta, due to take place at the end of September, will also not take place this year due to the impact of Covid 19 on gatherings in Italy, and increased travel restrictions around the world.

 

The RSM MBA Regatta returns to Portugal in 2020

The 2020 Rotterdam School of Management MBA Regatta will return to Porto, in Portugal. The dates are announced as Thursday, 2nd July  to Sunday July 5th, a  move to high summer for the regatta. It will be sailed in Platu 25s.

More details at the regatta page on mbasailing.com: https://mbasailing.com/regattas/rsm-mba-regatta/

Also at the event website: https://www.rsmsailing.com/event/rsm-mba-regatta-2020/

Skolkovo take Porto crown

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The Rotterdam School of Management regatta in Porto, Portugal, saw Skolkovo bring home their third victory of 2019.  It was done emphatically with three first places out of the four races.  LBS’s two teams came in second and third. Continue reading “Skolkovo take Porto crown”