The 27th Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup is underway this week with a record fleet of 52 yachts in excess of 18m/60 feet. Racing is organized by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda, in collaboration with the International Maxi Association, with the support of Rolex.
Friday’s racing took place in northwesterly winds ranging from 10 to 15 knots amidst the renowned colours of the waters around the rocky coast of Costa Smeralda.
Racing concludes today, Saturday 10 September, and images from the week and a final video highlight will follow tomorrow.
Saturday 9 September: A day in pictures:
*Images courtesy of Rolex & Quinag