Weichert, Realtors® – Inlet Properties to Sponsor Team in Prestigious Worrell 1000 Catamaran Race

— Evan Roeser

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. / March 30, 2022 – The Weichert yellow will be flying high on the sail of Team Rudee’s Catamaran this May as part of the Worrell 1000 Catamaran Race, a 46-year-old event that’s ticketed as one of the world’s most arduous sailing races.

Weichert, Realtors® – Inlet Properties, a real estate brokerage based in Virginia Beach, is the lead sponsor for Team Rudee, which will have the brokerage’s logo flying on its sail as they make their way from Hollywood Beach, Florida to Virginia Beach.

The 1,000-mile race consists of 15 teams from around the globe and attracts some of the world’s top sailors, including Olympic medalists, national sailing champions and American Cup winners.

The event is held over a two-week period from May 9-22 and includes stops in Florida (Jenson Beach, Cocoa Beach, Daytona Beach and Jacksonville Beach), Georgia (Tybee Island), South Carolina (Isle of Palms and Surfside Beach) and North Carolina (Wrightsville Beach, Atlantic Beach, Hatteras and Kill Devil Hills), before concluding in Virginia Beach, the hometown of Weichert, Realtors® – Inlet Properties.

“We are proud to sponsor such a prestigious event and have our Weichert – Inlet Properties logo make its way up the East Coast,” said Chuck Kirkwood, broker/owner of Weichert, Realtors® – Inlet Properties.

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Weichert, Realtors® – Inlet Properties is an independently owned and operated Weichert® affiliate.

For more information about Weichert, Realtors® – Inlet Properties, located at 613 Virginia Beach Blvd., contact Chuck Kirkwood at 757-422-9962 or visit

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 About Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc.: Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. is a top real estate franchisor established in 2001 by Jim Weichert, president, chairman and CEO of Weichert Companies, which has been in operation since 1969. The company provides a clearly defined business model for operating, managing and marketing a real estate brokerage, along with industry-leading technology, marketing tools and coaching. Its first affiliate opened in 2002, and the franchise network has since grown to over 370 offices, serving markets in over 40 states. The company has been named one of the top traditional residential real estate franchises by Entrepreneur magazine for 18 straight years and identified by Franchise Business Review as a top franchise for owner satisfaction seven years in a row. For more information about Weichert, visit or for information on franchise opportunities visit

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