Riviera Nayarit, Mexico will host the 2012 Mexican Olympic Regatta Cup, March 2-19, on Banderas Bay. This event is the centerpiece for the second Riviera Nayarit Nautical Extravaganza, which takes place every other year and features a full schedule of international and Mexican regattas, the Punta Sayulita Surf Classic and other competitions taking place March 1-26.
Events will be hosted at La Cruz de Huanacaxtle’s modern Marina Riviera Nayarit and the Vallarta Yacht Club in Nuevo Vallarta. The Nautical Extravaganza includes seven events for the Regatta Cup Mexico Olympic Edition, plus the 2012 editions of Race Vallarta from San Diego to Vallarta, Banderas Bay Regatta, and the Punta Sayulita Surf Classic.
Marina Riviera Nayarit will be the official site for the Race Committee, registrations and the site of the social events and trophy presentations throughout the month. The Mexican Regatta Cup has been established as one of the most important international sailing events.