- Rolex World of Yachting
Jochen Schümann on the Giraglia Rolex Cup
German skipper and Olympic gold medallist Jochen Schümann talks about the Giraglia Rolex Cup, one of yachtings premier competitions. Forged from friendship, this 241-nautical-mile offshore race through the Mediterranean brings together fleet of more than 200 yachts, sailing from Saint-Tropez to Genoa, Italy, via the iconic Giraglia rock off the tip of Corsica. Schümann, who won line honours in 2014 and a specially engraved Rolex timepiece, describes how special this race is to him and to the yachting community worldwide.