The 44th edition of the Régates Royales will take place in Cannes from September 18 to 24, 2022. As every year, the most beautiful traditional yachts will hoist their sails, sometimes centuries old, for legendary races to follow in the bay of Cannes. This unmissable event and one of the most popular in classic sailing on an international scale, offers a unique spectacle to follow on land and at sea. To not miss this unforgettable spectacle in the Mediterranean during the week and to live an experience unique, we invite you to follow these exceptional sailboats aboard one of our rental boats.
Régates Royales Cannes: an exceptional vintage for the 44th edition.
Organized by the Yacht Club de Cannes, the Régates Royales bring together around the old port of Cannes and Port Canto, more than 80 traditional yachts, around fifty Dragons and an armada of Tofinou, Stars and sailing boats with elegant lines. and which pay homage to history.
Born in 1859, this nautical event, which was chaired by the Duke of Vallombrosa, has acquired prestige over the years, and has become one of the major events in classic sailing, driven by international enthusiasm.
From now on, its activities around the village of the Régates Royales, its races at sea against a backdrop of an idyllic landscape between the Lérins islands and the Estérel massif make it one of the most popular events dedicated to boating for sailboat owners.
On the program for the 2022 edition of the Régates Royales in Cannes, 6 days of competition during which the boats will compete for victory by category and numerous meetings on the quays which will bring together sailors and lovers of the sea.
This year, the novelty that will enliven the evenings of the Régates Royales is a new dedicated space around the kiosk in the aisles where concerts and exhibitions will take place. Activities that will be added to the highlights of the 44th edition of the Régates Royales such as the opening ceremony of the bow or the daily meeting on the quays, the departure of the boats at sea, magnificent moments not to be missed!
Follow the Royal Regatta at sea: a unique experience
For 6 days, the coast of Cannes and Mandelieu will be lulled by the string of sailboats that will set off on the Mediterranean from the end of the morning. On the Croisette and Midi beaches, it will be possible to watch them compete, but the best way to follow the Royal Regatta is to embark for a few hours at sea aboard a rental boat.
At Riviera Boat Club we offer many models of boats with or without skipper to enjoy a day at sea and sail in the wake of the fleet of sailboats.
A sea excursion during the Royal Regatta:
On board our 100% electric trimaran, you will experience a unique sailing experience that is completely silent.
Departing from the pontoon of the Hotel îlot du Golf in Mandelieu la Napoule, after a few minutes of bucolic sea trip on the Siagne, you will reach the Mediterranean, towards Cannes and the Lérins islands.
According to the Régates Royales program, you can take the same route as the maritime races and comfortably installed on the sunbeds, take out the telescope to scrutinize the most beautiful rigging of the sailboats and the crew members who will be busy trying to to achieve victory.
According to your desires, you can, for example, picnic in the turquoise waters which undulate around Sainte-Marguerite Island and take advantage of the ideal climate in September for diving and snorkeling near the eco-museum under -marine.
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