Starting light with a tactically demanding middle, it ended with a flourish; at times an alarming one. For many yachts the final leg from the Giraglia to Genoa will last long in the memory as a bruising south-westerly wind built rapidly to 30 plus knots and whipped up the seas.
On the 8th of June, the International Regatta Brindisi-Corfu raises sails. Yachts participating in the race will take start on Wednesday afternoon at the Marina of Brindisi and will finish the next day at Marina Gouvia of Corfu, having traveled approximately 110 nautical miles.
Lindsay Owen-Jones 100-ft Maxi Magic Carpet Cubed (GBR) has claimed line honours at the 2016 Giraglia Rolex Cup.
The 52 SUPER SERIES fleet of TP52s grows in numbers for the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda’s renowned Audi Settimana delle Bocche which starts on Monday with the first official practice race.
The Lake Constance claimed its tribute during the first two races at the world championship of the Tornado class in Lindau.
The offshore race of the 64th Giraglia Rolex Cup got underway today at midday, with 268 yachts departing from Saint-Tropez for Genoa, via the Giraglia rock.
The 2016 Giraglia Rolex Cup officially started yesterday as two fleets – one sailing from Marseille and the other from Sanremo – set off at midnight on an overnight race to Saint-Tropez.