9 June 2022

69th edition of the Rolex Giraglia 2022

the Rolex Giraglia adorns its classic route, after the years of the pandemic, and does it in a big way, with the departure from Sanremo at midnight heading towards Saint Tropez. Numerous beautiful boats that will depart from the Riviera dei Fiori including the super innovative and very fast Flyng Nikka, a foil boat, very similar to the America’s Cup boats, at its first public release. As many as 16 participating nations, even from very far away, such as Uruguay, Argentina, Turkey and the Cayman Islands. A great show that will crowd the Old Port of Sanremo and that will have its climax with the gathering of the crews on Friday afternoon and the exit from the port at 11 am. As always, the city of Sanremo will be able to welcome athletes and boats with its style and beauty.   PROGRAM Rolex Giraglia Sanremo – Saint Tropez – Genoa […]
12 May 2022

News at the Sanremo Yacht Club with the RS21 CUP YAMAMAY – ACT 2.

A new Class arrives on the docks of the Sanremo Yacht Club: the RS21, a modern, fast and fun one-design. About twenty crews who will compete in the riparian waters from Friday 13 May to Sunday 15 May with many important names in sailing: return as champion for Diego Negri, winner of the European Star Championship a few days, on a boat with the great Giorgio Tortarolo, the helmsman Gianluca Grisoli and the Olympic sailor Federica Salvà. Then the reigning European Champions with “Caipirinha”, helmed by Martin Reintjes with Alberto Bolzan, Giulio Desiderato and Francesco Rubagotti. Numerous other champions such as Ivaldi and Rufo Bressani. Three days of entertainment and fast sailing, with great enthusiasm in knowing and experiencing new classes and the Sanremo Yacht Club is always ready to experiment with new proposals. After this new adventure in less than a month, everyone is ready for the departure of […]
19 April 2022

A wonderful week dedicated to the Dragon. DRAGON EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP Sanremo 4/8 April 2022

 We are not talking about the Chinese New Year but about the beautiful event that took place in the waters of the Gulf of Sanremo: 63 boats from all over the world are battled for the title of European Champion of the Dragon Class. Organized by the Yacht Club Sanremo, now always at the top of world sailing, with the collaboration of the Municipality of Sanremo and the Liguria Region, without which it would be difficult to organize events of this magnitude, with not simple logistics, of the Portosole marina within which the hauling and launching operations took place and with the support of the Sanremo Casino where the gala dinner and the award ceremony of the races held until Thursday were held in the Roof Garden. The sailors have been here for more than a week and have invaded the city streets to discover the most evocative corners of […]
31 March 2022

A new fabulous adventure at the Sanremo Yacht Club.

The activity of the Sanremo Yacht Club never stops, one of the most active clubs in international competitive activity. Since the beginning of the year there are more than thirty nations whose athletes have participated in the regattas of the Matuzian circle. The European Dragons Class Championship, from March 31 to April 8, will see 65 crews at sea from 18 European and non-European countries, such as Australia and Japan. YRed’s Japanese deserve to be mentioned who, having arrived in Sanremo to participate in the Dragon Cup last year, despite the difficulties in traveling that these times impose on us, remained in our city in the interval between the two events, alternating training and visiting our city and our territory. An exceptional parterre made up of champions who in their palmares collect victories and participations in America’s Cups, Olympics, not to mention the World Championships won among all the participants. […]
26 February 2022

Big party at the Carnival Race in Marina degli Aregai.

Record of participation in this eighth edition of The Carnival Race, organized by the Yacht Club Sanremo, with the precious support of the Cozzi Parodi Group, in the perfect location of Marina degli Aregai. 143 boats of the 420 class from all over Europe met for four days of racing. The splendid weather made it possible to run all 11 scheduled tests, a truly exceptional case in a regatta of this type, leaving room for everyone to demonstrate their skills in light, medium and strong winds. Three fleets at sea: for the Open fleet, that is male or mixed, two days of selection to decide the Gold and the Silver group. 54 best crews in the Gold fleet competed in six further races which in the end saw the French Schemmel / Boudard on the podium in first place, in front of the Greek crew Giannoulis / Giannouli who also […]
25 February 2022

The seventh edition of the Carnival Race organized by the Yacht Club Sanremo, scheduled from 17 to 20 February 2022, starts in Marina degli Aregai.

 The 420 and 470 classes are back in the water on the occasion of the event which in a few years has established itself as one of the most crowded competitions in the world. Coming from 10 different countries, more than 170 boats will be on the starting line, Thursday 17 February, on the occasion of what has now become an early season classic: the 420 & 470 THE CARNIVAL RACE. In the fortunate location of Marina degli Aregai, made available thanks to the precious support of the Cozzi Parodi Group, the competitors will compete to win the trophy, now one of the most prestigious. An important organizational commitment, that of the Sanremo Yacht Club, which has never stopped even in these years that are not easy to manage. The environment of these young people who love sport and the challenge with the sea is repeated with great passion by […]
23 January 2022

Finished the third stage of the DRAGON WINTER SERIES.

Sun and a decidedly spring climate received 24 boats from 10 Nations for this third stage of the Winter Dragon Class Championship. Friday 21 and Saturday 22 January from light courses from the west wind with a total of three beautiful courses. January 23, the absence of wind did not allow to run the tests of the day. Winning in the general classification was BUNKER PRINCE (ITA 77), with Eugeny Braslavets at the helm, ahead of LOUISE (GBR 820) of the English Grant Gordon and FEVER (GBR 819), of the English Klaus Diederichs. First of the Corinthians is the German boat AMAZING GRACE (GER 33) by Hannes Hollaender. Next appointment with the Dragons on the weekend of 11/13 February with the Fourth stage and Final of the Winter Series. Their season in Sanremo does not end here: they will return in March for the classic Dragon Cup Paul & Shark […]
19 January 2022

TWO MORE GOOD TRIALS AT THE WEST LIGURIA WINTER CHAMPIONSHIP

   3rd Winter Leg in Regatta 15 and 16 January 2022 YACHT CLUB SANREMO. Two days of sunshine, blue skies and a nice wind welcomed the competitors with the new year. On Saturday a south-easterly wind of around 11 knots accompanied the fleet on a coastal course of 12 miles for the ORC and IRC class and around 8 miles for the RACING CLUB class. The best of the day in ORC class was Miss K; in the IRC Class, on the other hand, the Pingone di Mare IIII excelled, in the RACING CLUB class Obi Wan was certainly the best. On Sunday another beautiful sunny day and spring temperatures welcomed the fleet with a light south-west wind of eight knots. The Race Committee opted for a windward-leeward course, to be covered in three laps for the ORC and IRC classes and only two laps for the Racing Club. In […]