23rd September 2022 to 30th September 2022

Beneteau First 47.7: Les Voiles de St Tropez

From £1865 per person

Deposit 25%. Final balance due 12 weeks before departure.
Experience the thrill of sailing on a competitive Beneteau First 47.7 for the prestigious regatta of Les voiles de St Tropez.
Clear
Suited to
Groups, Couples, Individuals
Difficulty
Some sailing experience required
Nights onboard
7
Vessel type
Beneteau First 47.7
Vessel length
47ft
Skipper
Yes
Crew
First mate
Insurance Required
Yes

Les Voiles de St Tropez – Join a team of like-minded sailors and take part in this fantastic event. A host of racers and sailing enthusiasts come from all the corners of the globe to do battle in Les Voiles de St Tropez. 

Race Training Day 

Friday 23rd September 2022

Race Days - 24 -30 September 2022

£1865 per person

St Tropez is located on the French Riviera near to Cannes and Marseille and is famous for its millionaires as well as being where Brigitte Bardot was discovered.

Yacht – Beneteau 47.7

The yacht is professionally maintained and raced competitively in major regattas and offshore events in the UK, Europe and the Caribbean. She comes with an extensive racing sail wardrobe and has been modified from the factory original for ease and functionality of racing.

Our Beneteau 47.7 is MCA coded category 2 for 14 people and ISAF coded to Cat. 1 She sleeps up to 10 in four separate cabins, all berths are equipped with lee cloths for use at sea.

Please view ‘Other Practical Information’ for more information on sail wardrobe and race results.

Itinerary

23 September 2022: Arrival on the boat, safety briefing and on the water Race Training Day

24 September 2022 – 30 September 2022:The start of the amazing regatta for a week full of great racing with racing yachts. An expected lay day is on 29th September 2022.

St Tropez is located on the French Riviera near to Cannes and Marseille and is famous for its millionaires as well as being where Brigitte Bardot was discovered. It’s a beautiful part of the world and the regatta is somewhat of an eye-opener with the multitude of prestigious super yachts both power and sail around as well as the awesome classics here for the regatta.  This boat runs a Mile builder adventure sailing package from the UK to St Tropez for those wanting extra sailing miles. Please contact us for more information.

  • Race Entry and fees
  • Yacht Charter
  • Meals at sea (self-service)
  • Certified Professional Skipper
  • Basic Training
  • Consumables for the yacht (diesel, fuel and water)
  • Mooring Fees
  • Insurance for the yacht
  • Lifejacket
  • Travel to or from the boats
  • Food ashore
  • Onshore meals
  • Shore-based accommodation
  • Personal Insurance
  • Some sailing experience is required.
  • A good level of fitness recommended.

Sail Wardrobe

  • Mainsail 1 – Hyde Kevlar fully battened offshore main
  • Mainsail B/U – Hyde Sails Tri Radial Kevlar
  • Carbon Tri Radial J2 Jib (125%)
  • North 3DI J2 (105%)
  • Carbon J3 2014 Jib
  • Hyde Sails Kevlar J3 B/U Jib
  • North Asymmetric A1
  • North Asymmetric A2
  • North Spinnaker staysail
  • Masthead Spinnaker S2 Runner

Race Results

  • 3rd in class Antigua sailing Week 2014 & 2017
  • 2nd in class Heineken Regatta 2017/19
  • 2nd in class RORC Caribbean 600 2015/16/19
  • 2nd in class Yachting World Round Antigua Race 2014
  • 4th in class Heineken Regatta 2014
  • 2nd in class GILL Commodores Cup 2014
  • 2nd in class BVI Regatta 2012
  • 5th in class RORC Caribbean 600 2012
  • 3rd in class Antigua Sailing Week 2011
  • 2nd in class RORC Caribbean 600 2011
  • 1st in class and 1st over all ARC Transatlantic 2011
  • 2nd in class BVI Regatta Caribbean 2008
  • 2nd in class Antigua Week 2008
  • 2nd in class Rolex Middle Sea Race 2007

Marina de Cogolin - Closest international airports are Nice Airport or Marseille Airport

Marina de Cogolin - Closest international airports are Nice Airport or Marseille Airport

Yacht – Beneteau 47.7

The yacht is professionally maintained and raced competitively in major regattas and offshore events in the UK, Europe and the Caribbean. She comes with an extensive racing sail wardrobe and has been modified from the factory original for ease and functionality of racing.

Our Beneteau 47.7 is MCA coded category 2 for 14 people and ISAF coded to Cat. 1 She sleeps up to 10 in four separate cabins, all berths are equipped with lee cloths for use at sea.

Please view ‘Other Practical Information’ for more information on sail wardrobe and race results.

Itinerary

23 September 2022: Arrival on the boat, safety briefing and on the water Race Training Day

24 September 2022 – 30 September 2022:The start of the amazing regatta for a week full of great racing with racing yachts. An expected lay day is on 29th September 2022.

St Tropez is located on the French Riviera near to Cannes and Marseille and is famous for its millionaires as well as being where Brigitte Bardot was discovered. It’s a beautiful part of the world and the regatta is somewhat of an eye-opener with the multitude of prestigious super yachts both power and sail around as well as the awesome classics here for the regatta.  This boat runs a Mile builder adventure sailing package from the UK to St Tropez for those wanting extra sailing miles. Please contact us for more information.

20-25 litre dry bag
Wet weather gear top and trousers (optional, can be provided if required)
Thin thermal/breathable base layer x 1
Fleece top
Deck shoes
Sea boots (optional)
Sailing gloves
Warm hat
Sun hat
Sailing knife
T-shirt
Shorts
Sunglasses x 1

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