France (F-1), French Kiss (F-7) and Kiwi Magic (KZ-7) Compete at REGATES ROYALES and YCF COUPE d'AUTOMNE
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France (F-1), French Kiss (F-7) and Kiwi Magic (KZ-7) Compete at REGATES ROYALES and YCF COUPE d’AUTOMNE
RESULTS: REGATES ROYLES
RESULTS: COUPE d’ AUTOMNE du YCF
ABOUT THE REGATES ROYALES:
The Régates Royales has become one of the world’s premier annual classic sailing events, and perhaps even the premier, both in terms of the quality of the participants and the wide range of categories represented. All the yachtsmen in the world, whether they are simple sailors or experienced racers, have heard of the Régates Royales de Cannes. All of them, without exception, dream at least once in their life to attend or even better, to participate.
ABOUT YCF COUPE d’ AUTOMNE:
Each year, the Autumn Cup of the Yacht Club de France, from Cannes to Saint-Tropez, is organized by the Société Nautique de Saint-Tropez with the technical means of the Yacht Club de Cannes for the departure from Cannes.
ABOUT THE SOUTHERN EUROPEAN 12 METRE FLEET:
Sailing primarily in the Mediterranean Sea, this fleet includes yachts in France, Italy, Turkey and Portugal and also includes Oceania.
Southern European Fleet
ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL 12 METRE ASSOCIATION (ITMA):
The 112 year-old International 12 Metre Class encompasses a living history of racing yacht design by the world’s foremost naval architects including Olin Stephens, Clinton Crane, William Fife III, Johan Anker, Alfred Mylne, Charles E. Nicholson, Philip Rhodes, Ben Lexcen and more who pushed their designs to the very limits of innovation. The resulting boats represented the pinnacle of yacht development from 1907-1987 for the highest levels of international sailing competition– the Olympic Games (1908-1920) and the America’s Cup (1958-1987). To learn more, visit 12mRClass.com