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  • Rolex Middle Sea Race

    Regatta News|Oct 1, 2015

    The idea of circumnavigating Sicily appeals to many. The lure of dramatic scenery, active volcanoes, dolphins jumping across your bow and extended summer is intense. For the sailor, the Rolex Middle Sea Race is the last regatta on the Mediterranean racing calendar, a must do on their offshore bucket lists, thus a pilgrimage to Malta ensues every October. It is the challenge of a simple course, yet an incredibly complex race that appeals to professional and Corinthian sailors alike. The... Full story

  • Giraglia Rolex Cup

    Regatta News|Mar 15, 2015

    Rolex’s European yachting season commences in mid-June with the Giraglia Rolex Cup which includes the Mediterranean’s oldest offshore race. The competition is a treasured part of Rolex’s association with sailing, encapsulating the sport’s noble values and the spirit of fair play and bonheur that unites all of Rolex’s yachting events. A winning format The Giraglia Rolex Cup celebrates its 63rd edition in 2015. Following a first leg from Sanremo (starting on Friday, 12 June) the fleet will gath... Full story

  • Regatta News|Aug 15, 2012

    Courtesy of a piercing sun and bright blue skies, normal service was resumed at the 2012 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup following two days of uncharacteristic weather in northeastern Sardinia. A 12-15 knot westerly and a calm sea state welcomed the race start as the Mini Maxi and Wally classes engaged in two windward/leeward races while a 36-nm coastal course was presented to the remainder of the fleet. This course comprised a windward leg inside the channel to the rocky outcrop of Barettinelli before a...  Website