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EDHEC Business School Sponsors Best Universities to Compete in Brest, France this April Thanks to EDHEC Business School, 4 crews representing prestigious schools from all over the world will be able to take part in the 5-day coastal and tactical competition. Lille, France – March 4, 2013. The 45th Annual EDHEC Sailing Cup will take place in Port du Moulin Blanc Brest, France beginning on April 19, 2013. Making this event entirely unique to other competitions, the EDHEC Sailing Cup is organized by a team of 50 EDHEC Business School students selected for a two-year internship and is the largest and among one of Europe’s most prestigious sporting events. It is officially listed on the calendar of the Federation Francaise de Voile (FFV). The EDHEC Sailing Cup gathers more than 3,000 students and 182 crews representing 22 countries on five continents. EDHEC Business School associates itself to this international reputation and maintains tight bonds with some of the most prestigious universities in the world. This year, crews from UCLA, Chicago University, London Business School, and the University of Oxford will be able to participate in the EDHEC Sailing Cup thanks to EDHEC Business School. People interested are invited to visit the website of the event (www.ccedhec.com) for more information or visit the Organizing team on its Facebook page or follow the event on Twitter @ccedhec. ### EDHEC Business School equips students and executives with the skills required to manage projects and lead people in a multicultural environment. The School offers a variety of education and training courses covering the full spectrum of business needs. A broad range of international degree programs attracts students the world over. Close to 6,000 students and 10,000 executives currently participate in EDHEC seminars and education programs on the five sites in Lille, London, Nice, Paris, and Singapore. EDHEC Business School’s international strategy comprises an innovative business-focused research policy organized around specialist research centers. EDHEC holds AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS accreditations and is regularly ranked among Europe’s leading business schools. More information is available on the EDHEC website: www.edhec.edu. 24 Avenue Gustave Delory 59100 Roubaix, France 011 33 0 3 20 15 45 00


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