Rolex Maxi and Rolex Swan Cup cancelled

Both the Rolex Maxi and Rolex Swan Cup races have been cancelled

First the Good News . . .

The international sailing circuit to a moving feast that is in constant flux, with events postponing and cancelling as coronavirus restrictions dictate

We won’t go back to where we were . . . this will be a big, big reset for everyone

Andrew McIrvine, Secretary General of the International Maxi Association, and the driving force behind the success of the IMA over recent years, looked at the coronavirus pandemic situation for big boat racing

Maxi winners decided at Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez

The final day of Les Voiles de Saint Tropez 2019 enabled the maxi teams to get some deciding points on the board

Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup – Cannonball, win Mini Maxi Racer 1 class

At his third attempt, Dario Ferrari and his Maxi 72 Cannonball, deservedly won the Mini Maxi Racer 1 class at the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup in Porto Cervo, Sardinia

Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup – Big breeze Friday

Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup – An exhilarating day for most, but too much for a few, with a sad mast breakage for the brand new Grand Soleil 80 Essentia

Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup – Velsheda claws one back

The tables turned in the heavyweight J Class bout in the Super Maxi class with Velsheda finally prising a point off Topaz. Despite these two being the largest, heaviest, oldest style of boat competing, they are sailed with all the…

Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup – Older Swans show the way

While the rest sailed the coastal, Mini Maxi Racer-Cruiser and Cruiser-Racer classes contested two windward-leewards on Tuesday at the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup

Beginner’s luck for Vesper at 30th Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup

For the 47 competitors, the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup got off to a superb start Monday with a northwesterly that built to 20+ knots