The most royal regatta in the Med.

This fiercely competitive regatta attracts the best international sailing teams. Organised by Real Club Nautico de Palma, Mallorca, some 1,500 sailors from 22 countries gather for six days of racing in Palma. As passionate sailors themselves, the Spanish royal family regularly visits and takes part in the event. At the prize-giving ceremony, the trophies are presented by King Felipe of Spain.

Highlights 2016.

This is the story of a sailing adventure: an adventure that began at the BMW Sail Racing Academy and ended at the Copa del Rey, one of the most important regattas in Europe, and has many unforgettable moments.

The regatta.


The essentials of the Copa del Rey.

Since 2015, the winning crew of the BMW Sail Racing Academy has qualified for the Copa del Rey, where it can take part in the famous regatta on board a Swan 45. In the very first year the team from the BMW Sail Racing Academy sensationally won the ORC 1 class.