The Palermo to Monte Carlo Yacht Race is more than just a race; it’s a yearly rite of passage for Med offshore racers. In August, I was invited by Austrian Ocean Racing to join their team for this epic offshore. This year, the race had outdone itself, attracting a diverse fleet and providing the drama and spectacle that this race is famous for. But what made this year’s race particularly electrifying? From a remarkably challenging course to the blend of youth and experience among participants, this review delves into the intricate facets of this iconic event.
Race Review: Palermo to Montecarlo 2023
Mike joined the Austrian Ocean Racing team on their VO65 Sisi for the med classic offshore, Palermo to Monte Carlo.