24 Sep - 2 Oct 2016
First run 27 years ago, the major sailing meet Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez has been upping the standards every year since, with the 18th edition set to be the most exciting to date.
Masterfully orchestrated by Sociètè Nautique de Saint-Tropez, some of the most extraordinary modern sailing yachts gather alongside the most beautiful classic yachts to compete in the majestic waters of St. Tropez.
With the chance to win the coveted Rolex Trophy, approximately 300 of the world’s most impressive racers and sailing enthusiasts will undoubtedly be coming from all corners of the globe for a chance to get their hands on this prestigious prize.
The contemporary sailing yacht will take part in five days of thrilling races while the ‘works of art’, or traditional yachts will be competing in four days of fleet races. The 2016 regatta promises to be an excellent occasion with bankable names and new additions to the fleet for more thrilling competition and an unforgettable combination of beauty and performance.
To enjoy the regatta first-hand there are a variety of social events that take place on shore. The Grand Village, featuring a bar terrace and daily entertainment, is the ideal place to absorb the Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez in all its splendour.
For more information on this regatta, get in touch with your preferred yacht charter broker.
You will be stunned by the visual spectacle of so many yachts; the classics, the Walleys and the top end modern racers all together in one regatta
LOCAL DESTINATION INFORMATION
A hedonistic haven of elegance embodying the charm of Mediterranean village life and the iridescent glamour of the Côte d’Azur, St Tropez is as iconic as it is captivating. Peppered with exclusive restaurants, designer boutiques and pastel painted houses that line the cobble stone streets, the town has long attracted the world’s elite with its atmospheric and unabashed extravagance.