Rolex Giraglia 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 Giraglia Rolex Cup 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.
Join us in this prestigious Rolex Regatta again this year on our high-performance yacht Pronavia 38, “Seawolf” .
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. Three days of inshore racing at St Tropez, midday start of the offshore race. Arrival in Genoa and, 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. 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:
Traditional Friday night Regatta after the Oyster Party in Sanremo to the port in Saint Tropez
3 Days of Inshore Day Regattas along the coast of Saint Tropez.
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.
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 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/