See you in two months!
In just over two months’ time, Les Voiles de Saint Tropez will take up again as the major meeting of modern and classic yachting for the fifteenth year. With the teams at the Société Nautique de Saint-Tropez already working tirelessly to ensure its success, the 2014 edition promises to be exceptional, both on shore and on the water.J-Class: the Titans vying for gloryThe J-Class boats are veritable legends. Measuring nearly 40m in length with their clean lines, these monohulls were designed, according to the Universal Rule, to compete in America’s Cup races between 1930 and 1937. The largest yachts of their day, equipped with the largest sail area ever used up to that point, their gigantic proportions accelerated their being neglected as a match racing weapon for the Cup races, but the passion for these boats in no way dwindled. Indeed, thanks to this timeless enthusiasm, the magic of the refit and the art of replication, Lionheart, designed by Burgess & Stephens in ... READ MORE