VIDEO: Daily highlights at the 2013 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup
Published on September 8th, 2013
Daily video highlights containing the week’s most dramatic images and compelling storylines at the 2013 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup on September 2-7 in Porto Cervo, Italy.
Sept. 2: Video features action from the first day of competition with a particular focus on the four J-Class yachts, two of which were constructed in the 1930s. Meanwhile, competition in the highly-competitive Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship is underway. Alegre claimed the first victory of the week.
Sept. 3: Video features action from the second day of competition with a focus on the Wally Class. J-One currently holds an advantage over Sir Lindsay Owen-Jones’s Magic Carpet 3. In the highly-competitive Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship competition is intensifying with three yachts within two points.
Sept. 4: video focuses on the latest trends in Maxi yacht design, featuring interviews with Sir Lindsay Owen-Jones and leading yacht designer Mark Mills.
Sept. 5: Video features action from the third day of competition with a focus on the highly-competitive Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship competition.
Sept. 6: Video features action from Day 4’s island race which saw the 37-strong fleet take in some of the most stunning sites in Sardinia’s Maddalena archipelago. Competition in the week’s six classes is hotting up as the Maxi and Supermaxi classes come under the spotlight.
Sept. 7: Video of the final day of an enthralling 2013 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup with the verdicts in all of the class confirmed.