CALLING ALL STATIONS TO THE 17TH EDITION OF LES VOILES DE SAINT-TROPEZ!
From the clatter of halyards in the wooden masts to the creaking of carbon under the tension of the rigging, nothing can replace the thrill of what has become an unparalleled mixture of the classic and the modern with the passing years, beyond the windows of the newly revamped Société Nautique, the DNA of Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez. With some two months until kick-off, the opposing armies are beginning to emerge.
Modern boats: Wally foreverA luxuriously kitted out 100-foot Wally that is faster than all the thoroughbred racing maxis: it’s an incredible dream, but it’s the reality! Indeed, the Wallycento Magic Carpet Cubed and Sir Lindsay Owen-Jones’ crew, masterfully won the overall ranking of the Giraglia Rolex Cup 2015 in corrected time and confirming the Wally adage: more comfortable and faster. At Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez this year, no fewer than 15 Wallys, an unequalled record, will be facing off in a bid to secure a win in the second edition of the BMW Trophy. ... READ MORE