Closing event of the Panerai Trophy, that started last April, the 38th edition of Régates Royales de Cannes embodies a unique mix of elegance and competition.
American Hap Fauth’s Bella Mente retained her Rolex Maxi 72 World Champion’s crown at the conclusion of the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, organised by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda and the International Maxi Association.
A quality vintage best describes the 12th Palermo-Montecarlo which wound up this Friday 26th August in Monaco after six days of racing.
The Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup is one of the most intently fought contests in the yachting calendar.
At 10.00pm on Tuesday Rambler 88 helmed by Brad Butterworth crossed the finish line of the 12th Palermo-Montecarlo to take line honours.
The great and good of Maxi yacht racing are gathered in Porto Cervo the spiritual home for this the most glamourous and impressive class.
The Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, the Mediterranean yachting event, which throughout its long history has inspired a string of superlatives, is set to scale new heights in 2016.