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Melges 20 fleet set for Bacardi Miami Sailing Week battle + Video

by Melges 20 on 4 Mar 2013
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The opening day of racing for Bacardi Miami Sailing Week is Thursday, March 7th and the Audi Melges 20s will have 51 boats on the line!

So much fun and excitement to look forward to this weekend!

Check out this very cool video as the 70+ Melges fleet of boats gets ready to ROCK Coconut Grove next week at the 2013 Bacardi Miami Sailing Week!



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