Key West Race Week 2012 Set To Kick Off

January 15-20 marks the 25th anniversary of Quantum Key West Race Week.

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Quantum Key West Race Week and is expected to feature strong international programs and top-tier competition. Sailors from all over the world will travel to Key West, Florida from January 15 – 20, including Grand Prix champions and racing enthusiasts.

Key West Race Week is an ideal event to enjoy from the deck of your boat.

Sebago, the footwear brand that celebrates a nautical lifestyle, is thrilled to announce its sponsorship of the Quantum Key West Race Week, 2012 as the Official Footwear Sponsor for the event.

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“We are extremely honored to be the official footwear sponsor of Key West Race Week in 2012,” says Gary Malamet, group VP and general manager of Sebago. “Key West Race Week is internationally recognized as one of the most prominent regattas in the world. As a key sponsor of the Quantum Racing Team, our involvement in this event will allow us to support this world championship team and continue our leadership position within the international sailing community.”

In Spring of 2011, Sebago launched the ultimate sailing shoe, designed in conjunction with championship sailors. The SPS Force 8 was developed to meet the needs of competitive sailors through its technical features including quick-drying and protective materials, footbed with drainage and shock absorption, and Sebago exclusive Vibram® outsole with exceptional grip. Sebago is excited to be participating at Key West where its footwear will be put to use on the water.