Les Voiles de St Tropez
An iconic hotspot for luxury superyachts of all shapes, types and sizes, St Tropez on the Cote d’Azur is a famous yachting destination the world over. At the end of each Mediterranean yachting season, the glitzy sailing hangout attracts seafarers from the world’s furthest waters for Les Voiles de St Tropez – an 8-day sailing yacht regatta that marries strong sailing competition with unforgettable social events.
Information about Les Voiles de St Tropez 2019
Approximately 300 classic and modern sailing yachts, along with approximately 4,000 seafarers, will set sail for the Gulf of St Tropez in the French Riviera ahead of the illustrious regatta. Across three categories of sailing yachts – Classic, Modern and Wally – competitors push their vessels to the limits as they battle it out for the Rolex trophy, the BMW trophy and the Edmond de Rothschild trophy.
A sailing yacht regatta for the entire family
A host of parties and social occasions is scheduled for the next edition of the regatta, including an opening party with live music, welcome cocktails, prize-giving ceremonies, nightly parties in the ‘Village des Voiles’, and a crew-only party. A number of stands and stalls are open for guests’ enjoyment around the Port of St Tropez. As well as a busy schedule of events for adult competitors and their teams, a host of events are scheduled for the children who wish to get involved. Held for the first time in 2018 and anticipated again for 2019, the ‘Petites Voiles’ or ‘Small Sails’ competition saw children aged from six to twelve years old put their skills to the test.
What are the dates for Les Voiles de St Tropez in 2019?
The 21st edition of Les Voiles de St Tropez will be held between September 28th and October 7th, 2019.