Spirit of Yachting videos: Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, Giraglia Rolex Cup
Spirit of Yachting - Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup 2015 - Published Jan 20, 2016 - The 2015 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup hosted magnificent Maxi yachts to Porto Cervo, Sardinia in September. Since Rolex partnered the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda over 30 years back, the regatta has become a season highlight. This 26th edition was won by Open Season in the Wally Class; Belle Mente in the Rolex Maxi 72 World Championship, by just 19 seconds, and Inouï in the Supermaxi division. Victorious owners were each awarded the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup and a specially engraved Rolex timepiece.
Giraglia Rolex Cup 2015 - The Spirit of Yachting: The Giraglia Rolex Cup 2015 marked the 63rd edition of one of the Mediterranean’s most cherished offshore races. A record 240 yachts from 17 nations embarked on the 241-nautical-mile adventure from Saint-Tropez to Sanremo via the Giraglia rock off the northern tip of Corsica. The regatta’s mesmerizing combination of amateur Corinthian and professional racing set against the captivating backdrop of the French and Italian Riviera is unparalleled. Both line honours and the overall winner received specially engraved Rolex timepieces. Published on Nov 23, 2015