JUNE 25, 2014
The Giraglia Rolex Cup has always been more than a simple yacht race. It is a symbol of friendship between countries, yachtsmen and yacht clubs. The 62nd edition was no exception. 242 yachts participated in the event as a whole, some 206 taking part in the offshore race; 20 nations were represented; five clubs from three sovereign states cooperated in the organization; and, yachts from France, Italy, Slovenia, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom shared the major silverware. In all respects the 2014 Giraglia Rolex Cup exceeded its normal high standards of camaraderie and competition.