12mR Worlds – Leaders after day 3 are Kookaburra II (KA12) and Jenetta (K1)

A third day for the 12mR World Championship, that began in the rain and ended in the sun! Conditions were ideal Thursday in Porquerolles.

J-Class Palma Day 2
Superyacht Cup Palma – First day of full fleet racing

The ultra-competitive J Class fleet start was a close encounter of a special kind for the spectators on day 2

12mR Worlds Day 1 Racing stern view
12mR Worlds – Amazing conditions in Porquerolles for Day 1 racing

First day of racing at the 12mR World Championship in Porquerolles . . . Wednesday’s winners were, Group 1 – Kookaburra II and Group 2: Jenetta.

Superyacht Cup Palma – Svea takes Back-to-Back wins on Day 1

The Superyacht Cup Palma got underway in fine style on Wednesday, Day 1 saw Svea kick things off with back-to-back wins

12mR Worlds Training
No racing Tuesday in Porquerolles for the 12mR World Championship

22 knots on the anemometer with long gusts of 28 knots, cancelled the two scheduled races for the oprning day.

Peter Morton wins wet and wild Round the Island Race

The battle for the coveted Gold Roman Bowl was won by Peter Morton and his crew on TP52 Notorious

Maxi Spirit of Lorina
Spirit of Lorina crowned top IRC maxi in Loro Piana Giraglia

Jean-Pierre Barjon’s Botin 65 Spirit of Lorina was top maxi across the entire IRC fleet within the Loro Piana Giraglia’s offshore finale from Saint-Tropez into Genoa.

Maxi Inshore Black Jack
Black Jack just misses Loro Piana Giraglia race record

The 100ft maxi yacht Black Jack first home just 15 minutes outside Loro Piana Giraglia race record

2024 Maxi Inshore - Jethou
Jethou and Wallyño reign supreme in Loro Piana Giraglia inshores

A second 20 mile coastal race, this time from Saint-Tropez down to a turning mark off L’Escalet and back, rounded off the inshore series for the maxis competing in Loro Piana Giraglia.

2024 Maxi Inshore Bullitt
Maxi Inshore Challenge race a single coastal course

Monday 19 of the 24 strong maxi fleet racied a single coastal course, starting and finishing in the Golfe de Saint-Tropez.

2024 Maxi Inshore FlyingNikka
Lumpy seastate made life challenging at Loro Piana Giraglia Maxi Inshore Challenge

The second day of Loro Piana Giraglia inshore racing, in the third event of the International Maxi Association’s 2024 Mediterranean Maxi Inshore Challenge

Maxi Euros Winner Bella Mente
Hap Fauth’s Bella Mente claims IMA Maxi European Championship title

Hap Fauth, tactician Terry Hutchinson and the all-star cast of the Maxi 74 Bella Mente claimed the third edition of the IMA Maxi European Championship.