‘Valiant’ Wins Opening Regatta of the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge in North America
For American athletes who favor exemplary cruising yachts, the yearly North American section of the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge – the biggest worldwide circuit of regattas for exemplary yachts – is the occasion of the season.
The Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge 2017 is a record-breaking exemplary event.
About the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge 2017
It had as of late commenced with a noteworthy success in the WASPy territory of Marblehead, Mass. for Valiant, a 12-meter Sparkman & Stephens yacht built 45 years prior whose skipper presently has a restricted release Panerai to show for it. The $7,000 Panerai Luminor Marina Automatic – 44mm, with a steel case with black dial and black croc lash, is exceptionally engraved making it considerably more valuable. Valiant won over the competition in the Corinthian Classic Yacht Regatta, the initial occasion of the North American circuit, bringing home both the Grand Prix and Best Overall Awards.
Competition has been wild from start to finish.
Head to Head with Competitors
The competition was savage on both long periods of cruising, with winds giving more modest boats an edge on Saturday and bigger boats the edge on Sunday with the nearest finish, after 18 miles, of 7″ between Tilly XV (1912 Wilhelm von Hacht Sonder Class) and Adamant (1937 Fred Goeller Adams Interclub). The 2017 PCYC North American Circuit presently comprises of the Corinthian Classic Yacht Regatta in Marblehead, the Nantucket Regatta in Nantucket, MA, the Opera House Cup in Nantucket, MA, the Herreshoff Classic Yacht Regatta in Bristol, RI, and the Newport Classic Yacht Regatta in Newport, RI. The Nantucket Regatta is the following on the circuit, occurring on August eighteenth nineteenth, and the Opera House Cup on August 20th. Rolex additionally supports regattas in Newport so the brands compete in some sense for the more esteemed sponsorship. The Rolex Yacht-Master would have been the ideal watch.
The victors get a Panerai.
Having Fun in the Sun
This is Panerai’s 12th year as title supporter of the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge , a global arrangement that has developed to 11 exemplary yachting regattas around the planet, including St. Tropez and other radiant districts. The arrangement honors the brand’s noteworthy connections to the ocean, and the Panerai lead exemplary yacht Eilean frequently shows up. For 2017, the worldwide circuit comprised a 4-section Mediterranean Circuit, a 5-section North American Circuit – this year with the incorporation of Bristol, RI interestingly – and single exemplary yacht dashing occasions in Antigua and the Isle of Wight, UK. Every year, the race draws more than 200 distinct yachts from around the planet to compete for the desired Panerai prizes and obviously the prize watches, which are profoundly pined for by competitive yachtsmen.