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Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup 2019 Preview
The Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup celebrates its 30th edition from 17 September. For almost four decades, the event has provided an exacting test for the Maxi, the most powerful, elegant and impressive yacht class. First held in 1980 and organized by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (YCCS) in conjunction with the International Maxi Association, Rolex has been the events Title Sponsor since 1985. Uniting cutting-edge yachts, supreme professional talent and northeast Sardinias wonderful sailing environment, the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup is a truly unique competition. The 2019 edition will welcome in excess of 50 yachts from pure racers to high-performance cruisers and classic masterpieces. Rolexs support for the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, and the world of yachting more broadly, stems from the brands perpetual commitment to excellence in all its activities.