Rolex Giraglia 2021 Yacht Race
Our High performance Race-Ready-Yacht Pronavia 38, 'Seawolf' is participating again in this prestigious Rolex Event. As well as competitive yacht racing, its a amazing opportunity to spend a week of the summer in the exclusive sunshine of St Tropez and Genoa in the beautiful Mediterranean.Contact us now to book your space
The 68th Giraglia Rolex Cup in 2021 is organized by the Yacht Club Italiano and the Societe Nautique de Saint-Tropez. For many sailors, participating in this regatta is a dream. One of the most beautiful regattas in the world – the great Mediterranean classic: GIRAGLIA ROLEX CUP 2020
Join us in this prestigious Rolex Regatta again this year on our high-performance yacht Pronavia 38, “Seawolf” 11th – 19th June 2021.
Whether as an individual or as a team, everyone can participate, no previous regatta experience required.
As usual, the Rolex Giraglia week begins with the Sanremo-Saint Tropez race which will start at midnight on Friday, June 11. Three days of inshore racing at St Tropez from Sunday the 13th to Tuesday the 15th, Wednesday the 16th that midday start of the offshore race. Arrival in Genoa and, on Saturday 19th, official prize-giving ceremony for all races (Inshore e Offshore) and awarding of the Rolex and Challenge Trophies.
The races in Saint Tropez
In addition to the Sanremo – Saint Tropez race, the traditional race of about 60 miles that is the Italy-France link, the week will see three days of coastal racing in St Tropez both on windward/leeward courses and coastal courses of no more than 35 miles for all groups.
The long race
The long race is sailed over a triangular course with the Giraglia islet as its southern apex. 241 nautical miles with the start at midday on June 11. There is a leg towards the offset mark the Formigue rocks, then a long leg south of about 120 miles towards Corsica and finally the return leg to Genoa of just under 100 miles. The whole race will be covered by online tracking with real and compensated time positions for all boats in the fleet.
The race route includes:
11-12 June: Traditional Friday night Regatta after the Oyster Party in Sanremo to the port in Saint Tropez
13-14-15 June: 3 Days of Inshore Day Regattas along the coast of Saint Tropez.
16 June: Offshore departure for the famous Giraglia Rock: Saint Tropez – Giraglia Rock with finish line in port of Genoa
Finish line at the Yacht Club Italiano in Genoa.
19 June: The crowning glory is the crew party with the award ceremony, fireworks, music and more party and fun in our final destination in Genoa!
Once again we will be participating with our High performance Yacht Pronavia 38, ‘Seawolf’ in this 2021 prestigious Rolex sponsored yacht race event. Want to be part of the crew? Don’t miss out and secure your place onboard our race ready yachts before someone else does.
More information about the race can be found at: http://www.giragliarolexcup.com/