16 October 2015

Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez, Beautiful Sailing Videos, Part 2

Le best-of des images des Voiles de Saint-Tropez 2015 Regatta! 28th September-1st October, at St Tropez, France.

Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez - Day 6 : Genie Of the Lamp: Beautiful sailing conditions in Saint-Tropez. Discover Genie Of The Lamp, the first Wally Yacht sloop.

Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez - Day 5: Rain came in over the race but the crew made it the the finish line.

Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez - Day 4, Saint-Tropez, France

More info: Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez – Site Officiel: "Despite a certain discretion on the part of the sunshine for the fantastic showstopper that is Les Voiles de Saint Tropez, version 2015, the curtain has fallen on an edition which enabled four of the possible six days of racing. The 4,000 sailors gave heart and soul to this final regatta before the winter break within a sublimely varied fleet of 330 Classic and Modern yachts. The majestic Wallys enjoyed 5 very windy races, whilst the five IRC groups racked up 3. Hitting the racetrack on Tuesday, the classic yachts competed in two races, whilst the 15m JIs sailed 5 hotly disputed races resulting in the Yacht Club de Monaco’s beautiful Tuiga being named their 2015 champion thanks to a lead of just one point. A ‘whipped up’ edition of Les Voiles, the splendour of the boats and the unquenchable good humour of the celebrating crews illuminated Saint Tropez.André Beaufils, President of the SNST:
”We made the best of it. We learn something new each year ..." (read more at the link above)

Saint-Tropez, or St.-Tropez, is a coastal town on the French Riviera, in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Long popular with artists, the town attracted the international "jet set" in the 1960s, and remains known for its beaches and nightlife.

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