IMG Media To Distribute Alpari World Match Racing Tour Series
IMG Media has signed a long-term deal with Alpari World Match Racing Tour to increase global viewing of the leading pro sailing series. IMG Media will distribute a series of highlights programs from each event, as well as a daily video news release (VNR) to all forms of media, including digital, throughout the series which begins with the first event in Langenargen, Germany beginning Wednesday. Sanctioned by the Int'l Sailing Federation, the series awards over $1.5M in prize money with points awarded at each event. The prize fund includes a $500,000 overall Tour Bonus for the top teams in the championship (Alpari World Match Racing Tour).